Explore Backgrounds, Philadelphia and more!

The Mellon Building (left) and the Comcast Center are seen in the background.

The Mellon Building (left) and the Comcast Center are seen in the background.

Skyline at dusk from Race Street Pier. First two skyscrapers from the left are Two and One Liberty Place respectively,  City Hall with William Penn's statue on top, Mellon Building and Comcast Center. As a point of interest, City Hall was the tallest building in the US from 1901 through 1908, when the Singer Building in NYC surpassed it in height upon its completion.

Skyline at dusk from Race Street Pier. First two skyscrapers from the left are Two and One Liberty Place respectively, City Hall with William Penn's statue on top, Mellon Building and Comcast Center. As a point of interest, City Hall was the tallest building in the US from 1901 through 1908, when the Singer Building in NYC surpassed it in height upon its completion.

The new Comcast tower, getting close to completion.  Photographed on 9th June 2017.

The new Comcast tower, getting close to completion. Photographed on 9th June 2017.

Comcast Center (L), One Liberty Place (C), Comcast Technology Center (R), the city's three tallest buildings. The tower under construction will soon be Philly's tallest. The brown building is Three Logan Square, the 6th tallest.

Comcast Center (L), One Liberty Place (C), Comcast Technology Center (R), the city's three tallest buildings. The tower under construction will soon be Philly's tallest. The brown building is Three Logan Square, the 6th tallest.

The Comcast Technology Center, soon to be the tallest in the city.

The Comcast Technology Center, soon to be the tallest in the city.

Philly's Comcast Center in 2012

Philly's Comcast Center in 2012

The new Comcast Innovation and Technology Center is behind schedule for completion, which was slated for June of this year. Close but no cigar. Photo snapped on 2nd July 2017.

The new Comcast Innovation and Technology Center is behind schedule for completion, which was slated for June of this year. Close but no cigar. Photo snapped on 2nd July 2017.

A shot down N. 19th St. (L-R) Skyscrapers: Comcast Center, Three Logan Square, Mellon Building, New Comcast Tower, and the G. Fred DiBona Jr. Building, formerly the Blue Cross-Blue Shield IBX Tower.

A shot down N. 19th St. (L-R) Skyscrapers: Comcast Center, Three Logan Square, Mellon Building, New Comcast Tower, and the G. Fred DiBona Jr. Building, formerly the Blue Cross-Blue Shield IBX Tower.

The Comcast Center - The city's tallest building

The Comcast Center - The city's tallest building

The ongoing construction of the Comcast Innovation and Technology Center will make it the tallest building in Philadelphia and the 8th tallest in the US when completed in 2018, at a total height of 1,121 feet (341 meters). The Comcast Center to its left is presently the largest at 975 feet (297 meters) and the 15th tallest in the nation.

The ongoing construction of the Comcast Innovation and Technology Center will make it the tallest building in Philadelphia and the 8th tallest in the US when completed in 2018, at a total height of 1,121 feet (341 meters). The Comcast Center to its left is presently the largest at 975 feet (297 meters) and the 15th tallest in the nation.

Pinterest
Search