We know that clock tower is that kind of tower which is located and situated in the centre of the city of town, it has the massive and gigantic kind of height, it is also ancient, that is why such kinds of towers have been given the names of clock towers. In this world too, we have too some of the amazing and best kind of clock towers, we have the ancient and ancient kinds of clock towers too, if you want to know about their details then here we will be mentioning about the top 10 amazing clock towers 2015 in the world. These are the clock towers which are by far the best and top most one for this year 2015, if you can make a visit of them then you are the lucky one. Just read out their details and get to know that how much amazing and wonderful these clock towers are:
- Top 10 Amazing Clock Towers 2015 In The World 10. Tower of the Winds
- 9. Rathaus-Glockenspiel
- 8. Prague Astronomical Clock Tower
- 7. Minneapolis City Hall
- 6. NTT Docomo Yoyogi Building
- 5. Zytglogge
- 4. Allen-Bradley Clock Tower
- 3. Joseph Chamberlain Memorial Clock Tower
- 2. Elizabeth Tower
- 1. Abraj Al-Bait Tower
Top 10 Amazing Clock Towers 2015 In The World
10. Tower of the Winds
This Tower of the Winds has been located in the Roman Agora of Athens. It is that kind of octagonal clock tower which has been made of Pentelic marble. It was constructed in the 50 BC, by Andronicus of Cyrrhus.
This Rathaus-Glockenspiel has been located in Marienplatz, Munich, do you know that it is a part of the New Town Hall, its second construction phase was started in 1908m having 32 life-sized figures and they came to life on each and every day at 11 am, and also at 12pm and 5 pm in the summers.
8. Prague Astronomical Clock Tower
This Prague astronomical clock has also been named as the Prague Orloj, it was mounted in 1410, it is also the world’s oldest astronomical clock that has been still in the working condition, it is also the third oldest of astronomical clocks.
7. Minneapolis City Hall
This Minneapolis City Hall and also Hennepin County Courthouse has been located in Minnesota, this tower has the largest four-faced chiming clock, its faces are of 7.5m and it has a 15-bell chime, it is 105m. tall and it was the tallest structure of this city until 1920.
6. NTT Docomo Yoyogi Building
This NTT Docomo Yoyogi Building has been located in Shibuya, it has 15-m. diameter clock, it has a height of 240m, yes it is one of the world’s tallest clock towers, it has lights features in its upper part of the tower that can well indicate weather forecasting too.
This Zytglogge tower has been located in Bern, Switzerland, it is the landmark medieval tower, it has been built in the 13th century, it is the recognizable heritage symbol of the Bern and also marked as the UNECO World Cultural Heritage site.
4. Allen-Bradley Clock Tower
This Allen-Bradley Clock Tower has been located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, it is the largest four-faced clock, it has the tallest non-chiming clock tower, and it has four faces and it as the height of 86.26m. No doubt it is one of the best clock towers in this world.
3. Joseph Chamberlain Memorial Clock Tower
This Joseph Chamberlain Memorial Clock Tower has been located in Chancellor’s court, it has the height of 110m or 99m, it is the world’s tallest free kind of standing clock tower, it is one of the magnificent clock towers around in this world. Yes, it is one of the amazing clock towers on this planet.
2. Elizabeth Tower
This Elizabeth Tower has been located in London, it is at the north end of the Palace of Westminster. The bell inside it has been named as the Big Ben. It has the tallest chiming clock tower, it is 96m. tall, it is also the second largest chiming clock in this world.
1. Abraj Al-Bait Tower
This Abraj Al-Bait Towers has been located in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, it is also named by the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, it has a height of 601 m and it is also the tallest clock tower in the world and it has also the world’s largest clock face.
So, these are the top 10 amazing clock towers 2015 in the world, you can too have a look at their pictures too, we have posted and attached the pictures of these top 10 clock towers in this world. What you should be doing now is that you have to visit these clock towers and then you have to let us know that which one is the superb one, which one is the best one, you too have to give us the rating too. Yes, we will keep on be telling you more about the best and splendid kinds of clock towers that exist on this planet so be connected with and enjoy these unique pictures too.