List of landmarks to be 'greened'

Mocked up shot of the Sphinx in Egypt which will `go green? for the first time ever to mark St Patrick?s Day in 2013. Photograph: Tourism Ireland

Mocked up shot of the Sphinx in Egypt which will `go green? for the first time ever to mark St Patrick?s Day in 2013. Photograph: Tourism Ireland

Wed, Feb 13, 2013, 00:00

Below is a list of global landmarks that will be turning green on March 17th as part of the largest promotional St. Patrick’s Day drive in the history of the State

Great Britain
*HMS Belfast, London
*Clyde Auditorium, Glasgow
*Town Hall, Manchester

North America

*Niagara Falls, United States and Canada
*The ‘Welcome’ Sign, Las Vegas
*City Hall, Houston, Texas
*Coit Tower, City Hall and the Ferry Building Marketplace, San Francisco

Mainland Europe
*The Little Mermaid, Copenhagen
*Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
*Prince’s Palace, Monaco
*Allianz Arena, Munich
*TV Tower in Berlin’s Alexanderplatz, Germany
*‘Lighthouse’, Dusseldorf
*Odeonplatz, Munich
*International School, Bonn
*Tower of Hercules, a UNESCO World heritage Site in Galicia, Spain
*EYE Film Institute, Amsterdam
*Burgtheater (City Hall), Vienna
*Manneken Pis Statue, Belgium (Dressed in Irish costume)

Australia and New Zealand
*Sydney Opera House, Australia
*Sky Tower, Auckland, New Zealand

Emerging Markets

*Christ the Redeemer Statue, Rio de Janeiro
*Pyramids and the Sphinx, Egypt
*Burj Al Arab, Dubai
*Citadel, Ammam, Jordan
*Table Mountain, South Africa
*Wheel of Excellence at Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront, South Africa