Gallery: The World’s Largest Building Opens in China, Complete with Fak...

 
Chengdu's subway line is being expanded to serve the new district, and a new airport is expected to be constructed by 2020.

The New Century Global Center is located in Chengdu, which is the capital of the Sichuan province in southwestern China. The building, which opened this week, will play host to a wide range of business offices, hotels, theaters, shopping malls, a faux Mediterranean village and family-themed attractions such as a water park called Paradise Island.

The building is designed to be the crown jewel of a newly rejuvenated area of Chengdu called Tainfu New District. Chengdu’s subway line is being expanded to serve the new district, and a new airport is expected to be constructed by 2020, transforming the area into the new economic and cultural capital of western China.

+ New Century Global Center

Via World Architecture News

Photos by Entertainment and Travel Group

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  1. ugocrazy July 2, 2013 at 6:13 am

    A google view of the actual site in construction :
    http://bit.ly/17DalVJ

  2. ugocrazy July 2, 2013 at 6:12 am

    A google view of the actual building site in construction :http://bit.ly/17DalVJ

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