365Telugu.com online news, May 7th,2023: The Eiffel Tower was built in 1889 for the Exposition Universelle (World’s Fair) to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the French Revolution. It was designed by the French engineer Gustave Eiffel, who also oversaw its construction.
The tower is made of iron and stands at a height of 324 meters (1,063 feet), making it one of the tallest structures in the world. The Eiffel Tower was the tallest man-made structure in the world at the time of its completion and held that title for 41 years until the completion of the Chrysler Building in New York City.
It took 2 years, 2 months, and 5 days to build the Eiffel Tower, with a team of around 300 workers. The tower has 3 levels that visitors can access, with the highest level standing at 276 meters (906 feet) above the ground.
The Eiffel Tower has become an iconic symbol of Paris and France, attracting millions of visitors from around the world every year. The tower was originally intended to be dismantled after the Exposition Universelle, but it was saved due to its usefulness as a telecommunications tower.
The Eiffel Tower has been featured in numerous films, television shows, and other media, making it one of the most recognizable landmarks in the world. It is estimated that the Eiffel Tower receives around 7 million visitors annually, making it one of the most visited tourist attractions in the world.