Gallery: 14 Unique and Spectacular Staircases Around the World


Flying Roller Coaster Staircase by Ulrich Genth and Heike Mutter

From a distance you would be forgiven for mistaking this steel structure for a roller coaster, but this public art sculpture titled ‘Crouching Tiger and Turtle’ is far from a high octane experience. Located in Duisberg, Germany it encourages people to endure a mild workout while taking in its clever and intricate design.

This post was written by Anne of AH Interiors, an interior designer with other 20 years of experience, based in Henley-on-Thames, England. 

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  1. Daniel Morton February 24, 2015 at 1:18 pm

    very nice staircase, my passion is solid wooden supporting staircases.

  2. PaulStv December 12, 2014 at 8:58 am

    Very interesting staircases. The rollercoaster staircase is quite bizarre, wouldn’t want to go through the loop on that one! Some are quite nifty though, I’d propose checking out out as well, if you like to look at unique staircases.

  3. redErth October 4, 2012 at 10:37 am

    Oh!, It’d be cool if the slatted bookcase stairs were made of Bamboo!

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