The Reichstag building is а historical construction in Berlin which houses Bundestag (supreme constitutional organ of the Federal Republic of Germany). Nowadays, the Bundestag is the world’s most-visited parliament. Why so? Reichstag dome with its observation deck definitely played an important role in this worldwide recognition.
- Where: Berlin, Germany
- What: observation deck
- Height of viewing platform: 40.7 m
- Height of construction: 47 m (including dome)
Angela Merkel has her lunches there:
What is under the dome?
Admission: entrance is free; advance registration required.
Representatives of the mixed-use complex Lakhta Centre in St. Petersburg, the construction of which is in progress, announced the launch of online broadcast from the height of 360 metres. Online camera is located at the level of Lakhta Centre tower’s future observation deck.
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