## What is the base size of the Eiffel Tower?

The tower is 330 metres (1,083 ft) tall, about the same height as an 81-storey building, and the tallest structure in Paris. Its base is square, measuring 125 metres (410 ft) on each side….Eiffel Tower.

The Eiffel Tower | |
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Top floor | 276 m (906 ft) |

Technical details | |

Floor count | 3 |

Lifts/elevators | 8 |

### What is the actual width of the Eiffel Tower?

Main figures

Current height | 1063 feet |
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Total width | 410 feet (on the ground) |

Width of a pillar | 82 feet (on the ground) |

First floor | 187 feet, 14,485 square feet |

Second floor | 377 feet, 4,692 square feet |

**Is there a secret bunker under the Eiffel Tower?**

But the south leg of the Eiffel Tower hides a particularly well-kept secret. Because for years it has housed a secret WWI military bunker. And indeed, it still does today… During the First World War, Paris was a strategic point within Europe.

**How deep were the foundations of the Eiffel Tower?**

about 16.3 m deep

The foundation of the tower was about 16.3 m deep. More details of the foundation are discussed in the “Foundation” section of this article. After completion of the foundation work, the masonry blocks were put on top of each foundation. The purpose of masonry blocks was to form shoes for the feet of the tower’s legs.

## How big is the Eiffel Tower in KM?

The Eiffel Tower stands 0.3240 kilometers tall, including its flagpole. The Tower is the largest structure in Paris as most other buildings are governed by a zoning restriction limiting them to a height of 0.037 kilometers or less.

### How tall is the Eiffel Tower Arch?

It rests on a base that is 5 metres (17 feet) high, and a television antenna atop the tower gives it a total elevation of 324 metres (1,063 feet). The Eiffel Tower was the tallest structure in the world until the topping off of the Chrysler Building in New York City in 1929.

**Is the Eiffel Tower a shell structure?**

Your skeleton, the frame of your house, and the Eiffel Tower are good examples of a frame structure. Most strong, hollow structures are shell structures. Examples of shell structures are igloos, coconuts, and seashells.

**Is Eiffel tower golden ratio?**

The golden ratio is a number, present in architecture. It’s value is 1.61803398875. The Eiffel Tower is good example. The golden ratio equation is height of tower biggest part= 1.6180…

## Is there a military base under the Eiffel Tower?

But for some people, the iconic French landmark can also mean down. Down, as into a “secret” military bunker that has an entrance just feet from the south pillar, or leg, of the tower, and which then goes underground and which is full of Eiffel Tower history and even legend.

### What is buried under the Eiffel Tower?

There’s a military bunker underneath the Eiffel Tower. Underneath the Tower’s south pillar sits a snug bit of history—a secret military bunker that may connect to the nearby Ecole Militaire via a long tunnel. The bunker has now been turned into a small museum and tour groups can explore the diminutive space.

**How many feet high is the Eiffel Tower?**

984′, 1,083′ to tipEiffel Tower / Height

**What is the base of the Eiffel Tower made of?**

The Eiffel Tower is made of iron, not steel. The puddle iron that makes up the Eiffel Tower’s structure came from the Pompey forges (East of France). The iron plates and beams produced through the puddling process were then preassembled in the Eiffel factories in Levallois Perret using rivets.