Global landmarks go green to celebrate St Patrick’s Day - Reuters News Agency

Global landmarks go green to celebrate St Patrick’s Day

Mar 5, 2018

St. Patrick’s Day has turned some of the world’s most famous landmarks a greener shade of grand. Our global news imagery includes structures from Sydney’s Opera House to New York’s Empire State Building receiving a shamrock shake-up.

Chicago River dyed green, 2006.

Empire State Building lit green, 2009.

Sydney Opera House, 2010.

Egyptian pyramids and the sphinx, 2013.

Romania’s parliament palace, 2013.

Holmenkollen ski jump in Oslo, 2014.

Brussels Grand Place, 2014.

Water in fountain on White House South Lawn flows, 2015

Vienna’s Burghtheatre, 2015.

Berlin’s radio tower goes green, 2016.

Where will the emerald excitement be this year?

Keep your eyes on our comprehensive coverage for more material, which might otherwise be described as a veritable pot of gold.