Top of Africa / Carlton Centre
Top of Africa / Carlton Centre (152 Commissioner Street, Johannesburg) – visitors who’d like a panoramic view of Johannesburg are urged to visit the 50th floor of this office tower to do so. The tallest building in Africa and once the tallest building in the southern hemisphere, the Carlton Centre stands 223m high – about 40m shy of featuring on the world’s top 100 skyscrapers list. Admission: R15 (adult), R10 (children under 12 years). Hours: 9 am – 6 pm (Monday – Friday), 9 am – 5 pm (Saturday), 9 am – 2 pm (Sunday). Phone the Carlton Centre for details: +27 (0)11 308 1331.