Gustave Eiffel was one of greatest engineer of his time. In 1883 the government decided to celebrate the centenary of the French Revolution, to organize a World Exhibition in Paris in 1889. The France must present the image of a strong nation and projects multiplied to represent the force. Gustave Eiffel, introduced the draft tower. Initially, the idea does not appeal, but In 1887, construction of the Tour starts. It was completed March 31, 1889. It is the triumph of Gustave Eiffel.
Blueprints for the Eiffel Tower: named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower. Erected in 1889 as the entrance arch to the 1889 World's Fair, it has become both a global cultural icon of France and one of the most recognizable structures in the world.
Since opening in 1989, over 250 million people have visited the iconic Eiffel Tower in Paris. A rare experience for most, a trip to the Eiffel Tower...
Gustave Eiffel in Bordeaux
Gustave Eiffel, man with a vision, designed the Eiffel Tower, Paris
Gustave Eiffel at the Eiffel Tower,1889 by Neurdein frères
- Le pont El Ourit de Tlemcen (Algérie) Ce pont métallique a été construit au XIXe siècle dans ce canyon impressionnant par Gustave Eiffel . Perché à 1.208 m d'altitude, il permet aux trains de la ville de Sidi Bel abbès de rejoindre Tlemcen.
Gustave Eiffel's Secret Apartment | Atlas Obscura When the Eiffel Tower opened in 1889 to universal wonder and acclaim, designer Gustave Eiffel soaked up the praise, but as if that wasn't enough, it was soon revealed that he had built himself a small apartment near the top of the world wonder garnering him the envy of the Parisian elite in addition to his new fame.