The Eiffel Tower in France has been built for more

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The Eiffel Tower is a landmark building in Paris, and 7million tourists visit it every year. March 31 is the 125th anniversary of the completion of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. After more than a hundred years of history, the “ Ugly duckling ” It has also become a favorite “ White Swan &rdquo

just last week, instagram, a well-known photo social networking website, carried out a statistics. The Eiffel Tower defeated Times Square in New York and Big Ben in London, and became the landmark building with the most users sharing pictures. According to statistics, nearly one million photos on the social networking site will be “ Eiffel Tower ” As a topic tag

in 1889, Gustav ·, a famous French architect; Eiffel was invited to design a gate for the Paris World Exposition. He used 7300 tons of steel to build a 324 meter high tower, which became the tallest building in the world at that time. Parisians have always felt that the tower is very eye-catching, and they don't even know how to deal with the building after the Expo. In the following decades, the French did not pay much attention to the management of the tower. Until 1906, Eiffel was a place for climbers to show their skills

decoration cost 300 tons of paint

later, with the increasing popularity of the Eiffel Tower, people pay more attention to it. Now, only repairmen and painters can climb the tower. The Eiffel Tower will be repainted every seven years. So far, it has been painted 19 times, and 300 tons of paint have been used

it is reported that the Eiffel Tower is also often lent to film companies for filming and appears in films. Every year, there is an endless stream of tourists who are attracted to visit, and many people will have a meal in a high-end restaurant on the tower, overlooking Paris. Since its opening on May 15, 1889, the Eiffel Tower has received nearly 250million visitors to explore the mysteries of this historic building

2004, time value “ Sino French cultural year ”, In order to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year, the night lights of the Eiffel Tower changed from the usual orange white to the Chinese red, a symbol of festivity and auspiciousness, from January 24 to January 28 of that year. This is the first time in the history of the Eiffel Tower to decorate red lights for foreign festivals




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