Eiffel Tower
        The main page to the 
        Eiffel Tower website.
           Eiffel Tower Facts
            A variety of Facts and 
            Trivia of the Eiffel Tower.
        Eiffel Tower History
         A brief yet comprehensive 
         history of the Eiffel Tower.
      Why the Eiffel Tower was Built
      A discussion and overview of why  
      the Eiffel Tower was built.
Eiffel Tower Trivia
Some interesting Trivia
regarding the Eiffel Tower.

Eiffel Tower Info
A variety of articles and fact 
checks about the Eiffel Tower.



The Eiffel Tower was the tallest building in the world until the construction of the Chrysler Building in 1930 by William van Aleen in the United States.

On June 14,1940, Nazi Germany raised a German flag atop the Eiffel Tower after the invasion of France.

The Eiffel Tower is the most visited paid building in the entire world.

The Eiffel Tower's height shifts around 7 inches due to heat expansion of the metal.

In 1923, Pierre Labric rode a bicycle down the Eiffel Tower.

In 1954, a mountaineer scaled the the Eiffel Tower.

In 1984, two English citizens parachuted off the Eiffel Tower.