Eiffel tower

Emma

Hi my name is Emma. I am in 4th grade Van Meter elementary school and I am 10. It was really fun researching the Eiffel tower. I picked the Eiffel tower because i wanted to learn more about the Eiffel tower.

Fun facts about the Eiffel tower?

: The Eiffel tower stands about 1,050 feet tall!

: The Eiffel tower has 3 levels!

: There are about 1,665 steps in the Eiffel tower!

: The famous chief Alain Ducasse holds a gourmet restaurant on the second floor of the Eiffel tower!

What does the Eiffel tower look like and how much does it weigh?

: The Eiffel tower is a dark brown color and the darkest shade is at the bottom.

: The Eiffel tower is made of iron and weighs around 10,000 tuns.

: The French name for the Eiffel tower is la tour Eiffel, it also has the nickname la dame de fer which, means the iron lady.

: The Eiffel tower was built in 1889, which makes it 122 years old as of 2011.

What was the Eiffel tower made for and how did it get its name and other things about it?

: The Eiffel tower is named after Gustave Eiffel, whose company was in charged of the project.

: The Eiffel tower was originally built as the entrance arch for the world's Fair in 1889.

: The Eiffel tower needs 50 to 60 tons of paint to paint the Eiffel tower and the tower is painted every 7 years.

: Gustave Eiffel carved famous peoples names on the Eiffel tower.


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I had a great time researching the Eiffel tower and I hope you had a great time reading my smore too!!!
Eiffel Tower - Paris, France
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