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"The Pyramid of Tirana is a striking architectural landmark located in the heart of Tirana, Albania. Completed in 1988, the pyramid was originally built as a museum and monument to honor the legacy of Enver Hoxha, the former communist leader of Albania. Designed by a group of architects led by Hoxha's daughter, Pranvera Hoxha, the pyramid's unique shape and futuristic design were intended to symbolize Albania's progress and modernization under communist rule. After the fall of communism in Albania in 1991, the pyramid underwent various transformations, serving as a conference center, television studio, and cultural hub. However, in recent years, the pyramid has fallen into disrepair and has become a subject of controversy and debate regarding its future use and preservation. Despite its dilapidated state, the pyramid remains a prominent feature of Tirana's skyline, drawing visitors and locals alike to admire its unconventional design and ponder its historical significance. Whether viewed as a relic of the past or a potential canvas for future creativity, the Pyramid of Tirana continues to intrigue and captivate observers, symbolizing the complexities of Albania's political and architectural history."
"Initially a museum, now a cultural hub you can visit the pyramid inside, or climb on top of it for a nice overview of the city. Climbing the pyramid and the museum inside are both FREE. There are 120 steps to reach the top so be prepared for a short workout :D "
"Have a look at the unique architecture of Tirana. As architects get prizes for unique colourful buildings, you'll find a lot of them. This on was one of the most expensive ones. Used to be the Enver Hoxha Museum and is now a conference centre. "

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