Buildings which have a significant amount of Gold leaf on their external surfaces.
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- Agra Fort: Golden Pavilion
- Ancient Kyoto: Kinkaju temple. Top 2 stories
- Ancient Nara: Todaiji's golden horns on the main building roof.
- Anuradhapura: Anuradhapura's Sacred Tree is protected by pure golden fence
- Avignon: Gilded statue of the Virgin of Notre-Dame des Doms d'Avignon
- Ayutthaya: Ayutthaya's half of the restored Suriyothai Pagoda is covered with gold leaf
- Bahá’i Holy Places: Dome of the Shrine of the Bab
- Cordoba: Gilded doors of Mezquita
- Costiera Amalfitana: Facade of Amalfi Cathedral is illuminated by gilded and enameled mosaics.
- Cracow: Sigismunds chapel in Wawel cathedral
- Damascus: Golden mosaic facade of Umayyad Mosque courtyard
- Florence: The famous gilded Door of Paradise
- Fujisan: Outer wall of Honden in Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sangen Jinja is covered in gold
- Grand Place, Brussels: Brussels Grand Place for its many gilded facades especially in the western side of the complex
- Hiraizumi: Chusonji's Konjikido Hall have gold leaf covered all inside and outside the building.
- Holy Trinity Column: Golden statues
- Imperial Palace: Imperial Palace for its famous gilded guarding lion statues
- Independence Hall: The steeple's crown and ball including weathervane of Independence Hall are covered by gold leaf
- Itchan Kala: Khiva's golden copula of Pakhlavan Makhmoud Mausoleum
- Kandy: The Japanese donated golden roof of the temple of tooth
- Kathmandu Valley: Swayambhunath and Bodhnath pagodas
- Kazan Kremlin: Golden dome of Annunciation Cathedral
- Kiev: Dome and cupolas
- Kremlin and Red Square: Assumption Cathedral. Dome and cupolas.
- Luang Prabang: The front wall of Wat Mai main buiding is covered with thick gold leaf
- Medina of Fez: Golden Doors of Fez Royal Palace
- Mount Emei, including Leshan Giant Buddha: Golden Pavillion and statues
- Mount Wutai: Bronze Pavillion, whole building covered with gold leaf
- Mountain Resort, Chengde: Putuozongsheng Temple's golden roof
- Nancy: Place Stanislas stunning gilded iron gates and lanterns at its four corners
- Nikko: Toshogu Shrine
- Novgorod: Golden dome of Saint Sophia Cathedral in Novgorod
- Novodevichy Convent: Golden domes of Our Lady of Smolensk Cathedral
- Old City of Jerusalem: Dome of the Rock. Dome. Originally "100,000 gold dinar coins were melted down". At other times has been covered by tiles and Aluminium/Bronze alloy (1960). "In 1998 the golden dome covering was refurbished following a donation of $8.2 million by King Hussain of Jordan who sold one of his houses in London to fund the 80 kilograms of gold required"
- Paris, Banks of the Seine: Les Invalides. Dome - "6kg of gold leaf"
- Potala Palace: Jokhang Temple's golden roof
- Potsdam: Chinesisches Haus at Sanssouci
- Prague: St. Vitus Cathedral's gilded window and golden mosaic
- Rabat: Golden door of royal palace
- Siena: Siena's golden mosaic at facade of Duomo
- St. Petersburg: St Isaacs Cathedral - its "golden cupola, gilded with about 220 pounds (100 kg) of pure gold". Also - Admiralty Spire and Cathedral of SS Peter and Paul
- Statue of Liberty: Statue of Liberty's torch is gold plating
- Temple of Heaven: Temple of Heaven's golden point
- Trinity Sergius Lavra: Golden domes of Trinity Cathedral, Assumption Cathedral and Bell Tower
- Venice and its Lagoon: St. Mark Cathedral gilded mosaics and facade decorations, Torcello Cathedral mosaics
- Versailles: 100,000 gold leave used in the restoration of the royal golden gate
- Vienna: Hofburg and gilded statue of Johan Strauss, Secession
- White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal: Vladimir's golden domes of Dormition Cathedral
- Wudang Mountains: Golden Peak Palace
- Yaroslavl: Five golden domes of Dormition Cathedral
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