Atlanta Architecture Info
Westin Peachtree Plaza
Formerly known as Peachtree Plaza Hotel
210 Peachtree Street Northwest
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Basic Information
Designed by John Portman & Associates
Type Skyscraper
Floors: 73
Maximum height 797 feet/239 meters
Neighborhood: Downtown Atlanta
More Information
  • > At the time of its completion, this was the tallest building in Atlanta. It has since been surpassed.
    > This was once the location of the Henry Grady Hotel.
    > The tower at the top of the building is the transmitting antenna for WZGC radio.
    > The building, itself is 723 feet / 220 meters tall. With the antenna mast, the total height is 797 feet / 243 meters.
  • September 23, 2010: Workers finish replacing this tower's 6,350 glass windows. More than a thousand panes were damaged when a tornado ripped through downtown Atlanta in March, 2008.