Gallery: 14 Unique and Spectacular Staircases Around the World

The majority of us use staircases each and every day of our lives, and think nothing of it as we rhythmically tap our feet on our ascent or descent. However, they needn't be the bland, everyday object that many people envision them to be. What some see as a necessity, others have seen as a design opportunity, which has resulted in the creation of stunning staircases that transcend function to become the focal point of the room. Read on for a look at 14 of the most unique, imaginative, and sustainable staircases around the world!

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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