Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Tower

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Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Tower
Met Life Tower.jpg
Record height
Tallest in the world from 1909 to 1913[I]
Preceded bySinger Building
Surpassed byWoolworth Building
General information
LocationNew York City
United States
Completed1909
Height
Antenna spire213 m (700 ft)
Technical details
Floor count50

The Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Tower (also called the Met Life Tower) is a skyscraper in New York City, United States. It is 213 meters (700 feet) tall and has 50 floors. It was built in 1909.

The Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Tower was the tallest building in the world from 1909 to 1913. Before it was built, the tallest building in the world was the Singer Building. The Woolworth Building became the tallest four years later.

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