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Eiffel Tower 130th anniversary

Zakaria Abdelkafi, AFP

Posted at May 16 2019 12:13 PM | Updated as of May 16 2019 02:33 PM

Eiffel Tower 130th anniversary

A light show illuminates the Eiffel Tower during the 130th anniversary of its construction, in Paris. Built for the 1889 World's Fair, towering at 324 meters and weighing 7300 tons, the Eiffel Tower attracts nearly 7 million visitors every year.