<ul><li>The Eiffel Tower was built for the 1889 World Fair which also involved with the centenary of the French Revolution...
<ul><li>The Eiffel Tower began on January 26, 1887, and was completed on March 31, 1889. </li></ul><ul><li>Alexandre Gusta...
Being Built !
How Much Paint did it take to paint the Eiffel tower?? <ul><li>Approximately 60 tons of paint and a time period of 15 to 1...
It was almost torn down in 1909, but was saved because of its antenna - used for telegraphy at that time.
[: <ul><li>Of the 700 proposals submitted in a design competition, Gustave Eiffel's was unanimously chosen.   </li></ul>
Bibliography[: <ul><li>http://www.paris.org/Monuments/Eiffel/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.visitingdc.com/images/eiffel-to...
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01 la tour eiffel

  1. 2. <ul><li>The Eiffel Tower was built for the 1889 World Fair which also involved with the centenary of the French Revolution. </li></ul><ul><li>Alexandre Gustave was the one responsible for erecting the Eiffel Tower. </li></ul><ul><li>The Eiffel tower is one of the most known monuments worldwide.! </li></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><li>The Eiffel Tower began on January 26, 1887, and was completed on March 31, 1889. </li></ul><ul><li>Alexandre Gustave Eiffel was the main architect. </li></ul><ul><li>The Eiffel tower stands 324 meters tall, and weights 7300 tons. 1652 steps to the top. </li></ul><ul><li>The tower was built by 132 workers and 50 engineers. </li></ul><ul><li>The names of 72 prominent French scientists and famous personalities are affixed on the sides of Eiffel Tower just beneath the first platform. </li></ul>
  3. 4. Being Built !
  4. 5. How Much Paint did it take to paint the Eiffel tower?? <ul><li>Approximately 60 tons of paint and a time period of 15 to 18 months is required to paint the Eiffel Tower! </li></ul>
  5. 6. It was almost torn down in 1909, but was saved because of its antenna - used for telegraphy at that time.
  6. 7. [: <ul><li>Of the 700 proposals submitted in a design competition, Gustave Eiffel's was unanimously chosen. </li></ul>
  7. 8. Bibliography[: <ul><li>http://www.paris.org/Monuments/Eiffel/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.visitingdc.com/images/eiffel-tower-las-vegas.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.visitingdc.com/images/eiffel-tower-las-vegas.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.aviewoncities.com/paris/eiffeltower.htm </li></ul>
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