The Atomiumis a landmark building in Brussels, Belgium, originally built for the1958BrusselsWorld's Fair. Nowadays, it is the city's most popular tourist attraction, and serves as a museum, an art center and a cultural place.
Designed by the engineerAndré Waterkeynand the architects André and Jean Polak, it stands102 meters (335 ft) tall. Its nine 18-meter-diameter (59 ft) stainless steel clad spheres are connected in the shape of a unit cell that couldrepresent an iron crystalmagnified 165 billion times. Steel tubes connecting the spheres enclose stairs, escalators and an elevator (in the central, vertical tube) to allow access to the six visitable spheres, which contain exhibit halls and other public spaces. Thetop sphere includes a restaurantwith a panoramic view of Brussels. The building was completely renovated between 2004 and 2006.
This model was originally created by Dany Sánchez from MiniWorld3D. Makerwiz is the Authorized Maker of 3D prints designed by MiniWorld3D.
The size of this model is ~111 x 105 x 100 mm. The material is PLA. The resolution is 0.2mm layer height. The infill is 15%.
Our 3D print featured in the product photos was printed using Galaxy Silver PLA (from Prusament), but we have over 60 vibrant colours available to choose from!