Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Atomium '58-'08

ticket #837814 - 1958
ticket #114762 - 2008
dimensions - height: 102 m
diameter of each sphere: 18 m

... the upper sphere is only accessible
by elevator...


... May 30, 1958 -
Sophia Loren is introduced to king Baudoin
on opening night of the International Film Festival
at the Heysel Palace as The Key has its
Belgian premiere at the Brussels' World Fair.
...
source: www.Loren Archives.com

Atomium ... (EN also FR-DE)
by structurae.de
... is built in the shape of an iron (Fe) molecule ...

Atomium 1958-2008
(EN also NL-FR)
by atomium.be
... the most astonishing building in the world...

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