The Milad Tower is the 6th tallest tower in the world, at 436 meters high and is also the 4th tallest telecommunications tower.
The tower includes many stories of shops and restaurants as well as being used for telecommunications, with highly sensitive equipment. The tower, is made up of five main components; the antenna mast, the head structure, the concrete tower shaft, the lobby and the foundation.
The antenna mast is a slender concrete section that stretches over 100m, composed of four different sections. The head structure sits around the main concrete shaft and makes up a 12 story structure.
Milad Tower is a part of the International Trade and Convention Center of Tehran. Along with a convention center and a world trade center, Milad Tower hosts different exhibitions and events. For regular visitors the main interest is the observation deck, located on the top of the head structure. It provides a panoramic 360-degree view of the city and mountains. Besides, you can visit an art gallery and museum of the tower. When you are on the top, you can visit a revolving restaurant, providing breakfast (on weekend), lunch and dinner menu and an amazing opportunity to watch the city going around under your feet.