Paris: Facts about eiffel tower(Tour eiffel)

Learn about one of the most famous structures in the world with our fun Eiffel Tower facts for kids.

Learn how tall the Eiffel Tower is, how much it weighs, why it was built, who it is named after, how much is sways in the wind and much more.

Read on and enjoy a range of trivia and interesting information about the Eiffel Tower. Located on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France, the Eiffel Tower is one of the most well known structures in the world. The Eiffel Tower was originally built as the entrance arch for the World's Fair in 1889.