The Eiffel Tower is one of the most infamous buildings in Paris, France let alone the entire world. The Eiffel crept its way into the list of the 7 wonders of the world and has had more than a quarter of a billion visitors. So the question is, why is it so special and what are some interesting things about it that make it so visited.
Fact 1- The Eiffel Tower was the tallest building in the world until 1930 when the Chrysler Building replaced its title.
Fact 2- Gustave Eiffel was the main architect and designer.
Fact 3- The tower is 119 years old as of 2008.
Fact 4- The tower is around 984-990 feet tall(depending on temperature)
Fact 5- The tower was completed on March 31, 1889.