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Dubai Frame sets new world record

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May. 15, 19 | 1:51 pm

The Dubai Frame has been named as the World’s Largest Frame by the Guinness World Records.

The 150-meter high gold tower with a glass bridge received the new Guinness World Records title which is the “Largest Building in the Shape of a Picture Frame”.

“We’re proud to announce that we’ve hit a World Record for the World’s Largest Frame as per the Guinness World Record,” the Dubai Frame Twitter account announced.

The Dubai Frame, located in Zabeel Park, provides a 360-degree view of the city – the hotels and skyscrapers on one side and the older residential neighborhoods on the other.

A glass-enclosed, glass-floored observation deck is located at the top section of the tower, giving visitors the impression of walking through the sky.

The tower was designed by award-winning architect Fernando Donis, who also designed Dubai’s Porsche Design Towers, and the Dubai Renaissance Tower.

The Dubai Frame is also open to the public from 3:00 PM until 11:00 PM everyday throughout the holy month of Ramadan.

Children under the age of three and adults above the age of 65, as well as people of determination, will have free entry, while regular entry costs Dh50 for adults and Dh20 for children aged from three to 12.

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