324 metres tall today, which is about 108 stories. Originally, it had no television tower (there wasn’t much television in 1889), and so it was 12 metres shorter.
about 321 meters. 1,050 feet
The Eiffel Tower is 300.51 meters (986 feet) tall and 320.755 meters (1052 feet) including the television antenna. It was the highest structure in the world until 1930. It weighs 7000 tons.
Other statistics include:
2.5 million rivets.
300 steel workers, and 2 years (1887-1889) to construct it.
Sway of at most 12 cm in high winds.
Height varies up to 15 cm depending on temperature.
15,000 iron pieces (excluding rivets).
40 tons of paint.
1652 steps to the top.
The Eiffel Tower is now 324m or 1,063 ft tall. Before the addition of the antenna/flagpole (in 2000), it was 300m tall.
'Including the 24 m (79 ft) antenna, the structure is 324 m (1,063 ft) high (since 2000)'.
'Height: 324m (height with flagpole)'.
History Of Eiffel Tower
From 1889 to 2002, the Eiffel Tower has welcomed 200 million visitors of all ages and origins from the four corners of the globe, who have come to admire the "Iron Lady" and the city panorama from its 324-meter height. An impressive statistic that confirms the monument's reputation as the most visited site with an entry fee. MORE…….
The Eiffel Tower was built for the International Exhibition of Paris of 1889 commemorating the centenary of the French Revolution. The Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII of England, opened the tower. Of the 700 proposals submitted in a design competition, Gustave Eiffel's was unanimously chosen. MORE…..
Mathematicians commemorated on the Eiffel Tower
The Eifell Tower is 1,063 ft. tall (324 m), it was built in 1887.
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