- This was the tallest man-made structure on earth until the Chrysler Building was completed in New York in 1930.
- The inclined elevators travel over 100,000 kilometres (62,000 miles) each year.
- The Eiffel Tower was the world's first structure to reach and exceed 1,000 feet in height.
- The structure is repainted every seven years with 50 tons of paint.
- To date, the tower has changed colour six times.