Eiffel Tower

Primary Creator
Designer Gustave Eiffel
Height12750 inches
StyleIndustrial Age
Name of WorkEiffel Tower
Production Date1889
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General Notes


An immense open lattice ironwork tower created by (engineered and built by) Eiffel. It was built to be the entry arch of the 1889 World's Fair in Paris. It is the symbol of France and most recognizable symbol of Paris. It is approximately the size of an 80 story building.

Emotional Sum or Sense-of-life

The works of Man are thrilling.