Wednesday , September 20 2017

10 of the World’s Most Mind-Blowing Elevators

These days, we take elevators for granted.  However, once you see these elevators, you might be in awe of them once again.  They are from all over the world and they take you to some amazing places. Take a look at these incredible elevators:

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1. Hammetschwant Elevator – Ennetburgen, Switzerland.

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This elevator is the highest outdoor elevator in Europe.  It connects a footpath to a scenic vista approximately 4,000 feet above sea level.

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It was originally built in 1905.

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This lift takes you 500 feet to the top of the mountain.

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2. Mercedes-Benz Museum Elevator – Stuttgart, Germany.

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You would think that the cars alone would bring you here.  However, the main attractions are these ultra-futuristic elevators.

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They travel up the concrete walls.

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They look like metal pods.

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3. Lacerda Elevator – Bahia, Brazil.

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This is Brazil’s first elevator and it’s still in use!

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It was first built in 1873.

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It is a popular landmark in the area.

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It is a public elevator and so anyone can try it out!

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