Chicago Architecture Info
NBC Tower
454 North Columbus Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Basic Information
Designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Type Skyscraper
Floors: 37
Maximum height 757 feet/227 meters
Neighborhood: Near North Side
More Information
  • Height to roof: 617 feet
  • Height to the tip of the spire: 757 feet
  • October 20, 1989: The illuminated NBC peacock at the apex of the tower was lit for the first time.
  • September, 2010: This building was named #28 on Chicago Magazine's list of the Top 40 Buildings in Chicago.