September 23, 2020 10:49 pm
The police have launched an investigation in the Seventh Arrondissement, where the Eiffel Tower is located. Local law enforcement authorities are urging people to steer clear of the area for the time being.
August 11, 2020 12:33 pm
The illuminated four-meter (13-ft) high replica by Cuban blacksmith Jorge Enrique Salgado lights up a corner of the otherwise dimly-lit Arroyo Naranjo southern residential district of the capital.
June 25, 2020 6:12 pm
The Eiffel Tower usually receives about seven million visitors per year.
June 17, 2020 5:02 pm
At first, only visits by the stairs will be available, Victoria Klahr, the spokeswoman for the tower's management, said Tuesday. Everyone over 11 years old will be required to wear face masks, and crowd control measures will be in place.
May 21, 2019 7:34 am
The tower's operator said he had entered the monument normally before climbing over the safety fencing on the second level and clambering up the outside of the tower.
May 20, 2019 8:19 pm
The tower, one of the world's most recognisable landmarks, will be closed until further notice.
April 22, 2019 10:22 am
At least eight explosions rocked Sri Lanka killing nearly 300 people at churches and hotels frequented by tourists. A total of 13 suspects have been arrested in the case so far.
December 07, 2018 3:50 pm
Fearing protesters could target street furniture or construction sites, Paris police will remove all the glass containers, railings and building machines set up in the identified sectors which include the world-renowned and glitzy Champs-Elysees avenue.
December 28, 2015 4:02 pm
As the Eiffel Tower joined Twitter earlier this week, fellow monuments Statue of Liberty and Taj Mahal extended a warm welcome.
September 21, 2015 12:33 pm
The tower was reopened at 2:45 pm (local time) on Sunday after being closed to the public for the morning, the press department for the tourist attraction said.
June 25, 2020 5:47 pm
Marking another milestone in France's recovery from coronavirus lockdown, the Eiffel Tower reopened to visitors Thursday after its longest-ever closure in peace time: 104 days.
May 16, 2019 6:04 pm
The Eiffel Tower on Wednesday celebrated its 130th birthday in Paris with a light show at the famed monument.
February 22, 2019 1:13 pm
From Eiffel Tower to Taj Mahal: The seven replicas have been made using different kinds of waste such as the scrap of automobile parts and other metal waste like fans, rods, iron sheets, nut-bolts, bicycle and bike parts.