The Eiffel Tower is a wrought iron lattice tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris,
France. It is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed
and built the tower.
When Gustave Eiffel's company built Paris' most recognizable monument for the
1889 World's Fair, many regarded the massive iron structure with skepticism.
May 7, 2013 ... Each of the 18,000 pieces used to build the tower was calculated specifically for
the project and prepared in Eiffel's factory on the outskirts of ...
Built as a tribute to French science and industry, the Eiffel Tower had to honor all
those who participated in its expansion.For this reason, Gustave Eiffel decided ...
The Eiffel Tower was built for the International Exhibition of Paris of 1889
commemorating the centenary of the French Revolution. The Prince of Wales,
The Eiffel Tower was built to serve as a gateway into the World's Fair held in
Paris in 1889. Initially only built as a temporary structure, meant to last less than
Planning a visit to Paris or just curious... when was the Eiffel Tower built? The
Eiffel tower in Paris was inaugurated on 31 March 1889. It was the keystone of
Eiffel Tower Facts A variety of Facts and Trivia of the Eiffel Tower. ... Why the Eiffel
Tower was Built A discussion and overview of why the Eiffel Tower was built.
Mar 31, 2015 ... 20 years - That's how long the Eiffel Tower was originally designed to last. It was
built by Gustave Eiffel to commemorate the French Revolution ...
Eiffel Tower Facts: did you know that... The Eiffel Tower was built for the 1889
Paris Exposition and was not intended to be permanent?