Building on the Eiffel Tower began in 1887, and was completed in 1889. It opened on March 31, 1889.
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.
Dossier : histoire, chiffres et planches sur la construction de la tour Eiffel de 1887
à 1889. ... The plan to build a tower 300 metres high was conceived as part of ...
Each of the 18,000 pieces used to construct the Tower was specifically designed
and ... It took just two years, two months and five days to build the Eiffel Tower.
Mar 31, 2015 ... To mark the 126th anniversary of the Eiffel Tower's construction, here are 40
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 ...
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
The Eiffel Tower was built for the International Exhibition of Paris of 1889 ... The
Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII of England, opened the tower. Of the 700 ...
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