Eiffel Tower: 13 things you didn’t know about Paris’ Iron Lady

Eiffel Tower: 13 things you didn’t know about Paris’ Iron Lady

As the Eiffel Tower reopens from longest closure since World War II, here are some lesser known facts about the famous monument.

Eiffel Tower reopens from its longest closure since World War II

Eiffel Tower reopens from its longest closure since World War II

Eiffel Tower announces top floor to reopen to visitors

Eiffel Tower announces top floor to reopen to visitors

Paris: Eiffel Tower announces date for reopening

Paris: Eiffel Tower announces date for reopening

Eiffel Tower climber ‘grabbed’ after sparking evacuation

Eiffel Tower climber ‘grabbed’ after sparking evacuation

Eiffel Tower evacuated after climber spotted scaling monument

Eiffel Tower evacuated after climber spotted scaling monument

In pictures: Eiffel Tower struck by lightning as storms hit Paris

In pictures: Eiffel Tower struck by lightning as storms hit Paris

Eiffel Tower stairs sell for €170,000 at auction

Eiffel Tower stairs sell for €170,000 at auction

Eiffel tower reopens after strike but problem of long queues remains

Eiffel tower reopens after strike but problem of long queues remains

Eiffel Tower closes as staff continue strike over long queues

Eiffel Tower closes as staff continue strike over long queues

Paris: Eiffel Tower staff to go on strike over long queues

Paris: Eiffel Tower staff to go on strike over long queues

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