The most expensive civil administration on the planet #romania #bucharestpalace

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The Palace of the Romanian Parliament is also the world’s Heaviest Building: it was made from 1.5billion lb (700,000 metric tones) of steel and bronze, plus 35.3 million ft³ (1 million m³) of marble, 7.7 million lb (3,500 metric tones) of crystal glass, and 31.7 million ft³ (900,000 m³) of wood.

The Palace of the Parliament is also the world’s Most Expensive Administrative building in the world: updated total costs (2006) are estimated at 4 billions USD. The building was constructed almost entirely of materials of Romanian origin.