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Eiffel Tower

What would Paris be without its legendary lattice-work tower? Dubbed the "Dame de Fer" long ago, the tower is no mere "iron lady". It is the mistress of the capital and the emblem of all things French. Some say, the very soul of Paris.

A brushstroke depicting the barest silhouette of the monument immediately evokes Paris for people all over the globe. A century of instant recognition by anyone anywhere!

Built for the 1889 World's Fair to illustrate and vaunt the power of French technology, today, the fair's star attraction remains an architectural feat of technological wonder and brio, a poem to and of mathematical beauty.

Come discover its secrets and the thrilling cityscape views.