|Date Completed||March 31, 1889|
|Getting there||Metro station: Bir-Hakeim|
|Visiting Times||The Eiffel Tower is open all year! |
By Lift: 9:30 – 22:45.
Stairs: 9:00 – 23:45.
|Ticket Price||Eiffel Tower ticket costs vary wildly.|
Adult ticket: Ticket with access lift (The top): 26,80 Euro
|Visiting times and the Ticket prices may vary. |
Check the official site for exact
visiting times and exact Ticket Prices
|Location||Champ de Mars, 5 Av. Anatole France, 75007 Paris, France, Europe|
The Eiffel Tower is a wrought-iron tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. It is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower.
The Tower has three levels for visitors, with restaurants on the first and second levels. The top level’s upper platform is 276 m (906 ft) above the ground – the highest observation deck accessible to the public in the European Union.
The Eiffel Tower has about 7 million visitors a year.
A love symbol in the most romantic city, Paris
Built in central Paris in a period called the Belle Epoque, the Eiffel Tower has become a symbol of love over time. The tower is also called the Iron Lady or the Lady in Red.
Top photo spots
- Champ de Mars (the featured photo of this article): Very popular photo spot. The large green lawns and open spaces offer a full-length view.
- Place Trocadero: This is the best photo spot. A lot of people are coming here to get the perfect photo of the tower. It’s a definite must.
The tower has been used for making radio transmissions. At the present, radio and digital television signals are transmitted from the Eiffel Tower.
There are many replicas of the Eiffel Tower in the world. One is in Las Vegas, another in Texas, Ohio, and Mexico but also in other places.