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It may come as a surprise that at the most recognizable monument in Paris, there are Untapped things to do. But the Eiffel Tower is actually full of amazing little finds if you look closely enough.

10. The Tower Was Supposed to Be Torn Down After 20 Years

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Like many architectural gems built for World’s Fairs, the Eiffel Tower wasn’t intended to be a permanent structure. A plaque in the military bunker states that since Eiffel knew he needed to attach functional uses to the tower, he allowed it to be used for many experimental, scientific purposes. Wireless transmission turned out to be the key, and the Eiffel Tower became the site of the first radiotelegraph broadcasts.

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  1. eiffel tower is the best tower ever in my life <3 <3

  2. Akshay Deshmukh says:

    Thak you untapped guide
    I wish I could visit EIFFEL TOWER one day, and have a champagne at the bar located on the top of the tower and checkout this place’s
    in love with the EIFFEL TOWER

  3. Justine says:

    Thanks for the info about the chimney. I spotted it years ago and have been wondering about it ever since!

  4. chimney pipe says:

    Thanks for your untapped guide, I wish one day I could see the Eiffel Tower, It looks so great!

  5. Jennifer says:

    I am so in love with the Eiffel. I really can’t get enough of it. Thank you for the untapped guide. Next time I am in the neighbourhood I will definitely have a look for the smoke stack.

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