Inauguration Video & Pictures of World’s Tallest Building ‘Burj Khalifa’ in Dubai

Yesterday, the opening ceremony of world’s tallest building Burj Khalifa (formerly known as Burj Dubai) took place with a big bang.

 Burj Khalifa aka Burj Dubai - Tallest building in the world

Burj Khalifa located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, is the tallest man-made structure or skyscraper ever built, with height of 828 metres (2,717 ft) having 160 storeys. Its construction began on 21 September 2004 and the building officially opened on 4 January 2010. The total budget for the Burj Khalifa project is about US$1.5 billion; and for the entire new "Downtown Dubai", US$20 billion.

BurjDubai compared to other skyscrapers

The tower is designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, which also designed the Willis Tower in Chicago, Illinois and 1 World Trade Center in New York City, among numerous other famous high-rises.

Watch the Inauguration ceremony video of Burj Khalifa below:


Fireworks & Lighting Pictures of Burj Khalifa Opening ceremony –

Burj Khalifa Fireworks

Burj Khalifa


burj-dubai-lighting show

Other Pictures –

burj khalifa


Burj Dubai surrounded by other skyscrapers

I wonder what an incredible creativity and workout has been done by all the builders, designers and workers in accomplishment of this great project. Congrats to them! 😀


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2 Responses

  1. shameer says:

    This is dream of U.A.E

  2. affan says:

    its incredible to believe dat how it stood up. its great>>>>>>>>

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