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The Eiffel Tower. The Eiffel Tower is located in Paris, France. The Eiffel Tower was opened in 1889 at the World Fair. Its creator was Gustave Eiffel, a structural engineer. The Eiffel Tower was the tallest structure in the world rising to 1,063 feet tall(324m) in 1889. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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The Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower is located in Paris, France.

The Eiffel Tower was opened in 1889 at the World Fair.

Its creator was Gustave Eiffel, a

structural engineer.

The Eiffel Tower was the tallest structure in the world rising to

1,063 feet tall(324m) in

1889.

The Eiffel Tower was the tallest man made

structure for 41 years until the Chrysler Building was

made.

The tower has three levels for

visitors, the third level is at 915.7 ft.

tall the highest accessible to the

public in the European Union.

It was also one of the most popular

paid for monuments in

Europe.

The Eiffel Tower took 2 years, 2

months, and 5 days

to build.

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