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Carlton Centre, Johannesburg

Carlton Centre - Johannesburg, South Africa
Carlton Centre
150 Commissioner Street, Johannesburg, South Africa 2001Map
+27 11 308 1331
Neighborhood: CBD/Newtown
Overview

At 228 meters/728 feet tall, the Carlton Centre is the tallest building in Africa, making it one of Johannesburg's most popular landmarks. Built in the 1970's, the center has been an iconic part of the city's skyline ever since, with such additional features as the 50th floor, Top of Africa, observation deck, which offers panoramic views of the city, as well as an underground shopping mall, which connects the center to the neighboring Carlton Hotel (currently closed). Located in the heart of Johannesburg's Central Business District, this conveniently located landmark should be a part of any visitor's itinerary.

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