The Rheinturm Düsseldorf is a 240.5 metre high concrete telecommunications tower in Düsseldorf, Germany, capital of the federal state (Bundesland) of North Rhine-Westphalia. Construction commenced in 1979 and finished in 1981. The Rheinturm carries aerials for directional radio, FM and TV transmitters. It stands 174.5 metres high and houses a revolving restaurant and an observation deck at a height of 170 metres. It is the tallest building in Düsseldorf. This video features views of the tower and views from the tower over Dusseldorf and beyond.