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Building on the Eiffel Tower began in 1887, and was completed in 1889. It opened on March 31, 1889.

Eiffel Tower - Wikipedia

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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.

Eiffel Tower - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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When Gustave Eiffel's company built Paris' most recognizable monument for the 1889 World's Fair, many regarded the massive iron structure with skepticism.

10 Things You May Not Know About the Eiffel Tower - History in the ...

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Mar 31, 2014 ... 10 Things You May Not Know About the Eiffel Tower. March 31 .... It was built to celebrate the centennial of the French Revolution. Organizers ...

Eiffel Tower facts: when was it built, how tall is it? - Telegraph

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Mar 31, 2015 ... To mark the 126th anniversary of the Eiffel Tower's construction, here are 40 fascinating facts.

Eiffel Tower: Information & Facts - Live Science

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May 7, 2013 ... Tickets are available for the Eiffel Tower's platforms, which feature ... structure until the Chrysler Building was built in New York in 1930.

History of the Eiffel Tower: events, achievements, records, anecdotes

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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 History and the Construction of the Tower for the ... - Tour Eiffel

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Dossier : histoire, chiffres et planches sur la construction de la tour Eiffel de 1887 à 1889.

Eiffel tower history - Corrosion Doctors

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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 ...

Why was the Eiffel Tower built? | Reference.com

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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 20 ...