One Shell Plaza

Location:
Houston, TX
Completed: 1971 Architect: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, LLP
  • One Shell Plaza

    One Shell Plaza

  • One Shell Plaza

    One Shell Plaza

One Shell Plaza is a 50-story, 1.6 million-SF office building that stands at 1,000 feet (including antennae). The 49th floor offers dining, entertainment, and meeting facilities. This building is clad in travertine and tapers upward from a landscaped marble plaza. It was the tallest concrete building in the world at the time it was built.