Reunion Tower

The Reunion Tower is a grandiose tower specifically for observation, this incredible construction has a total height of 561 feet (171 meters). Undoubtedly the Reunion Tower is one of the most outstanding and recognizable monuments in the state of Texas. Precisely this observation tower is located in Dallas, in the south of the United States of America.

It is important to mention that this observation tower is the 15th tallest building in the Dallas area. In addition, the Reunion Tower was designed by the architectural firm called "Welton Becket & Associates". And not only that, when this tower was built it was a totally independent building. Today, this observation tower is part of the "Hyatt Regency Hotel" complex.

 

Short History

When construction of Reunion Tower was completed, this building was referred to as "the ball". That designation was attributed to this observation tower because of its appearance. However, the official name of this 171-meter-high building is Reunion Tower.

The construction of this observation tower was completed on February 2, 1978. As mentioned above, this building was independent and did not belong to any complex.

When this tower was first inaugurated, Reunion Tower included the famous and well-known radio station called "KOAX-FM". However, that radio station changed its name, today it is called "KRLD-FM 105.3 FM".

 

Reinauguration

Believe it or not, this observation tower was closed to the public for several years. The reason for this was that the architecture and design of this building was very old. Thanks to the re-inauguration that took place on October 5, 2013, the building changed its appearance, it looks much better and new LED lights were added to give it a more "special" touch to this building.

But not only was the exterior of the building redesigned and upgraded, the interior was also upgraded and updated. In fact, Reunion Tower reopened the restaurant on February 9, 2009, after a modernization.

 

Architecture

This building has a really attractive design, and today this building looks impeccable and unique. It is truly a sight to behold and a unique experience to observe and take pictures of this building at night. Reunion Tower is illuminated at night with more than 259 LED lights.

In addition, the tower contains three floors. And, the design of this building is cylindrical type. The Reunion Tower inside has stairs and mechanical equipment for you to reach the top level of the building. And, also, this tower offers an event hall inside.

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