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MITTLERE BRUCKE

« Mittlere Brücke » is a high symbol of the city of Basel .

Since 1226, it is among oldest Rhine crossings between Lake of Constance and the North Sea.

 

About . . . . MITTLERE BRUCKE - BASEL - SWITZERLAND

 

" ROCHE TOWERS " visible on the lower left side where designed by Swiss architects. . . . Herzog & de Meuron . ( Pritzker Price )

The first building ( 178 m ) was completed in 2015 . It houses the offices of the pharmaceutical group previously spread out in the city.

The sister Tower is expected for 2021 with 205 meters ( 672 feet ) , Switzerland's tallest building .

 

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Uploaded on June 21, 2020