Midtown Tower
Midtown Tower ( ミッドタウンタワー , Middotaun tawā ? ) is a mixed-use skyscraper located in Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo. Completed in 2007, it is the tallest of the six buildings located within the Tokyo Midtown complex, and at 248.1 meters (814 ft), it is also currently the tallest building in Tokyo. The building is home to The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo, Japan's second Ritz-Carlton hotel.

Construction
Located at the center of the Tokyo Midtown development, Midtown Tower is the tallest of the six buildings located within the complex. At 248.1 meters (814 ft), it the current tallest building in Tokyo and has held this title since the building's primary construction was completed in January 2007. Its official grand opening was on March 31, 2007, though the offices had been open since February. The building was designed by Chicago-based architectural firm Skidmore, Owings and Merrill with help from Nikken Sekkei Ltd. and built by the Takenaka and Taisei Corporations.

Facilities
As a mixed-use facility, Midtown Tower's 54 floors are utilized in different ways. Several conference rooms occupy the entirety of the 4th floor. The 5th floor is the home of the Tokyo Midtown Design Hub, a gallery and space for exhibitions, collaborations and discussions by designers. Tokyo Midtown Medical Center is located on the 6th floor. This medical facility first Japan-based collaboration with Johns Hopkins University. Floors 7 to 44 are designated as commercial office space and house the offices of companies such as Yahoo! Japan and Cisco Systems. Unlike similar supertall skyscrapers in the area such as Roppongi Hills Mori Tower, Midtown Tower's top 54th floor is not a visitors' observation deck. Instead, the floor houses building components and maintenance facilities.

Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo
Floors 45 to 53 are home to Japan's second Ritz-Carlton hotel—The Ritz-Carlton Tokyo. This 248-room hotel offers many notable features including Japan’s most expensive Presidential Suite, available for $20,000 per night, and an authentic 200-year-old Japanese teahouse. Designed by renowned interior decorator Frank Nicholson, The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo reflects classic European inspiration fused with contemporary accents. Four works measuring 8.1 meters in height by American painter Sam Francis appear in the building's lobby, that, along with the second and third floors, is utilized by the hotel.

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