The Eiffel Tower is the symbol of France. This is a huge metal frame which is localized at the door of the Campus Martius. The design of this tower was made between 1884 and 1887 by Stephen Sauvestre. Construction of this monument are made between 1887 and 1889 by entrepreneur Gustave Eiffel, engineers Maurice Koechlin and Emile Nouguier.
It was established March 31, 1889 for the Universal Exhibition in Paris. The Eiffel Tower belongs to the city of Paris. The operation of this monument is made by companies, the new company operating the Eiffel Tower from 1981 to 2005 and the operating company of the Eiffel Tower from 2006 to 2015.
The project was the Eiffel Tower to a tower 300 meters high which explains its original name "Tower of 300 meters." It consists of three floors and transmitters for broadcasting of radio and television. It measures 324 meters in height.
The material used for the production of this masterpiece is wrought iron. The tower consists of 18 036 metal and 2.5 million rivets. It weighs no less than 10 100 tonnes is brown since 1968.
The Eiffel Tower is a popular tourist destination by tourists passing by France.C is the most visited cultural site in France with no less than 5 million visitors per year. For 40 years, the Eiffel Tower was the highest monument in the world. The Eiffel Tower illustrates the art of engineering and summarizes contemporary science.
Transfer to the Eiffel Tower in Paris The Eiffel tower is at a distance of 21 km from Orly Airport, 32.2 miles from Charles de Gaulle Airport and 88.5 km from the airport of Beauvais.