International High-Rise Award

Since 2004, the International High-Rise Award has been awarded every two years by the City of Frankfurt. The International High-Rise Award 2003 was initiated jointly by the City of Frankfurt with the German Architecture Museum and DekaBank. Since then, it has been organised and financed in partnership with the German Architecture Museum and DekaBank and

OpernTurm

OpernTurm is a 170 meters (558 feet) tall skyscraper near Opernplatz and borders the 2010 redesigned Rothschild Park. The tower is accessed through a 17-meter-high lobby containing the 14-meter-high painting "Ahab" designed by Julian Schnabel. In addition to being used as an office building, OpernTurm also has a kindergarten and a restaurant. Towards Opernplatz, a