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.
Mar 31, 2015 ... To mark the 126th anniversary of the Eiffel Tower's construction, here are 40
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,
Eiffel Tower Facts: did you know that... The Eiffel Tower was built for the 1889
Paris Exposition and was not intended to be permanent?
Learn how tall the Eiffel Tower is, how much it weighs, why it was built, who it is
named after, how much is sways in the wind and much more. Read on and enjoy
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
All the elements were prepared in Eiffel's factory in Levallois-Perret, on the ... The
Tower is built with wooden scaffolds and small hoists directly fixed to the Tower ...
When the tower opened to the public in May, 1889, it was an instant success. ...
labor strikes during the construction, the tower was built in a little over two years.