The Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower was built for 3 years on the Champ de Mars in 1889 for the World Exhibition in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Revolution. Prior to the construction of Chrysler in Manhattan, it was the tallest building in the world. However, in its early years existence, the Eiffel Tower was criticized artistic and literary elite of Paris. Its almost been ready to carry. But because it was an ideal platform for the antennas needed at the time for development of science and technology, it still was rehabilitated.

Eiffel Tower, named in honor of its designer Gustave Eiffel, it is not only the most recognizable architectural landmark in Paris, but also popular turima object. The tower is 322 meters, including a television antenna on top of it. Total weight of metal construction for more than 10 tons. Eiffel Tower consists of 3 platforms, is a square formed by 4 columns. At 3 platform is a lighthouse with a dome, over which there is an observation platform at a height of 274 meters. The tower you can climb in two ways: on the stairs, breaking the 1792 level or using an elevator.

Now the tower is observation deck to which the elevator reaches (3 Platform), which offers amazing views of the city. These unique experiences and emotions have to experience all the guests of the city. Simultaneously, the tower can be 10 400 people. Record attendance for six months – 3.1 million people.



August 10th


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