# Correction for the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa

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How long is 80 feet?

It's about two-fifths as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa

The height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is about 185 feet.

(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. *Torre pendente di Pisa*) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)

The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands

185 feet tall along the angle of its lean. In May of 2008, in an successful effort to stabilize the tower,

70 tonnes of earth were removed from the tower's base on the side opposite the lean.

**MLA Style (8th Ed.)**

"Correction for the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa" *The Measure of Things,* 2024, www.themeasureofthings.com/correction.php?comp=height&unit=ft&amt=80&i=67. Accessed 14 Jun 2024.

**APA Style (7th Ed.)**

The Measure of Things. (2024). *Correction for the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa*. Retrieved June 14, 2024 from www.themeasureofthings.com/correction.php?comp=height&unit=ft&amt=80&i=67

**Chicago Style (17th Ed.)**

"Correction for the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa." The Measure of Things. 2024. https://www.themeasureofthings.com/correction.php?comp=height&unit=ft&amt=80&i=67.