Torre Colpatria

Torre Colpatria (Colpatria Tower) is a 50-story building located in Bogotá, Colombia. It is the tallest in the country and the second tallest in South America. It was built in 1978, and has a total height of 196 meters. The main headquarters of Colpatria Bank are located in the building, and also a great number of other banks and financial corporations have offices on it. The building lies at the intersection of 26th street and 7th avenue, in the heart of the city's downtown.

The building is a landmark in the country, and it dominates Bogota's skyline along with other structures such as the Bancafé, FONADE and Colseguros buildings.

On weekends and holidays, the top floor is open to visitors, where a cafeteria and a viewpoint are located.

Colpatria Tower was to be surpassed as the tallest building in Colombia by a new 206m tall apartment tower that was being built in the city of Cartagena, but thas project came to an end after its structure was bent during a series of fast winds on 2007 and the city ordered its dismantling.

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1978 Colpatria Bank Bogotá, Colombia

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Carl Griffin
26 December 2015
Visit the lookout at the top of the tower for great views across the city.
Jaime Tautiva
27 February 2015
Amazing view, however it doesn't open on time on Friday, which is a bummer if you're planning to take photos up there
Otel.com
8 September 2011
This is a 50-story skyscraper, the tallest in Colombia. Visit this at night, so you'll see the Xenon lights illuminating the whole building. Also go to the panoramic observation deck (49th floor).
PlanB .com.co
7 December 2010
En un evento muy pocas veces visto en Colombia, y para celebrar el inicio de la temporada, la Torre Colpatria ofrecerá a las familias bogotanas un espectáculo de luces digno de las grandes capitales
Art Media Planning Group S.A.S.
Construido en 1979, La Torre Colpatria ofrece una vista de las antenas de Suba, Ciudad Bolívar, los cerros y El Aeropuerto Internacional El Dorado. por: Obregón Valenzuela & Cía. Ltda. Altura: 196 m1
Adriana Ortega
22 December 2013
Espectacular Edificio lleno de Luces que cambian figuras e imágenes y lo reflejan en toda la torre! En esta época de navidad te llena de espíritu de las festividad! La Ame!♥
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