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What is the tallest free-standing structure in the world?


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March 28, 2009 7:51PM

According to Wikipedia:

Burj Dubai in Dubai, United Arab Emirates is currently the world's tallest man-made structure. As of 26 September 2008, the building, which is still under construction, stood at 707 m (2,320 ft). When completed, it is expected to rise over 818 m (2,684 ft).

See the official website of this project via the Related Link.

However, PCH claims that the CN Tower is the tallest as of 2004 at 1815.4 feet.