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 ... Tickets are available for the Eiffel Tower's platforms, which feature ... The tower
was built to sway slightly in the wind, but the sun affects the ...
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
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.
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
Eiffel Tower Facts: did you know that... The Eiffel Tower was built for the 1889
Paris Exposition and was not intended to be permanent?
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.