The Eiffel Tower was built by Gustave Eiffel and inaugurated on March 31,1889. It was the 'must see' of the Universal Exhibition commemorating the centennial of the French Revolution. Today the Eiffel tower is 324 metres high and weighs 10,100 tons. 2,500,000 rivets were necessary to assemble the 18,000 iron pieces forming the framework.
The Gustave Eiffel room, on the fisrt floor, overlooks historic Paris.
5 avenue Anatole France, Champs de Mars
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Line no.6, metro station 'Bir-Hakeim'
Line no.9, 'Trocadéro' station
At the exit from the métro, allow a few minutes’ walk to get to the Eiffel Tower.
Line C, 'Champs de Mars - Tour Eiffel' station
When you come out of the RER station, allow a few minutes’ walk to get to the Eiffel Tower.
Salle Gustave Eiffel, 250 Sitze