Eiffel Tower Day 2016

Eiffel Tower Day is celebrated on March 31st to commemorate the completion of the tower on this day in 1889. The tower took a total of 2 years, 2 months and five days to be built. The chief designer and engineer Gustave Eiffel was the man behind the tower and hence it has been named after him as The Eiffel Tower. Made of pure iron, the tower was commissioned for the International Exhibition in the 1889 to mark the centenary celebrations of the French Revolution.

How to Celebrate this Day:

If you live in Europe then you can plan a trip to Paris and make a visit to this historic monument. There you can plan a lunch or dinner at the Le 58 Tour Eiffel Restaurant that is situated on the first floor of the tower. You can spend the rest of the day sightseeing in Paris.

If you are in any place other than Paris even then you can celebrate the day. You can buy picture post cards of the Eiffel tower and share them with your friends and family. You can watch a movie on Paris that is reminiscent of the Eiffel tower. Come up with novel ideas to celebrate the day.

Eiffel Tower Day 2016