[Amazing Facts]: 8 Interesting Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Eiffel Tower

1. The Eiffel Tower has been visited by close to 25 crore people so far, about 7 million people come to see this tower every year.

2. The total height of the Eiffel Tower is 300 meters.

3. The Eiffel Tower can be illuminated every night when it is dark so that this tower is easily visible from far away.

4. The Eiffel Tower was named after Gustav Eiffel, as he built this tower.

5. The Eiffel Tower shrinks by about 6 inches in winter, because this tower is made of metal.

6. Painting the Eiffel Tower takes paint equal to the weight of 10 elephants.

7. The Eiffel Tower was built in 1889 to mark 100 years of the French Revolution.

8. If someone builds the Eiffel Tower today, they will have to spend about $ 31 million.