The construction of the Eiffel Tower was finished in March 1889, but do your pupils know why it was built? In this article your pupils will find out who designed the famous landmark, how long it took to build and how many people visit it every year.
Use this article to:
Find out how the Eiffel Tower was built
Explore the many uses the landmark has had over the years
Discover how many steps there are to the top
See how its design has inspired other landmarks around the world
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