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
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 ...
Eiffel Tower Facts: did you know that... The Eiffel Tower was built for the 1889
Paris Exposition and was not intended to be permanent?
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
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
When plans were first unveiled to build the structure for the 1889 World's Fair, the
design was severely criticized by intellectuals and artists. Gustave Eiffel's ...
Jul 11, 2013 ... 1889 - The Eiffel Tower is built for the Universal Exposition celebrating the
centenary of the French Revolution and as a tribute to French ...
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 ...