These are pictures of the Freedom Tower – The freedom tower also known by name One World Trade Center, 1 World Trade Center, 1 WTC, the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere. The building’s architect was David Childs, whose firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) also designed the Burj Khalifa and the Willis Tower. On March 26, 2009, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) confirmed that the building would be officially known by its legal name of One World Trade Center, rather than its colloquial name of “Freedom Tower”. The building is 104 standard floors high, but the tower has only 94 actual stories.
One World Trade Center is the main building of the rebuilt World Trade Center complex in Lower Manhattan, New York City. It is the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, and the sixth-tallest in the world. One World Trade Center is the ninth-most-expensive building in the world by total construction cost (3.80 billion US$).
One World Trade Center is the tallest building in New York City