Originally opened in January 2000, as a millennium project, was only meant to be a temporary structure. Due to its popularity visitors from all over the world still queue today for the 30 minute ride (17 years later). The structure has just been granted another 20 year permit. The structure is 135 meters tall, it rotates the distance of 2300 miles during one year, one full rotation takes 30 minutes (which is the duration of your ticket).
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