The TV Tower Tashkent is 375 tall, and its metal construction weighs 6 000 tonnes, including the accessories it weighs 16 000 tonnes. The base was anchored 11 meters below the ground. The construction of TV Tower Tashkent was commenced in 1979 and it was completed in 1981. The structure is resistant to earthquake up to 9 grades on the Richter scale. There is a bar and a restaurant at the level of 110 meters. The interiors of the premises which are accessible to the public are decorated with paintings made in the traditional style.