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## Is there an elevator to the top of the Eiffel Tower?

The tower has three levels with observation platforms, at roughly 200, 400, and 900 feet, all connected by elevators and stairs. But there isn’t a single elevator straight to the top (le sommet). To get there, you’ll first ride an elevator (or climb 775 steps) to the second level.

**How high up are you at the top of the Eiffel Tower?**

After a spectacular ascent in glass-walled lifts, you’re finally here. 276m up with only the antennae above you, Paris lies at your feet.

### How long is the elevator ride to the top of the Eiffel Tower?

The ticket line takes 5-10 minutes, the elevator itself takes 2-3 minutes to the second level, then the second elevator to the top takes another 4-5 minutes. If there is no line, you can be at the top in 15-20 minutes.

**Is the Eiffel Tower lift safe?**

Those in the Eiffel Tower had one or two cabins, but they were not reliable enough to stay as long as they could….

The Eiffel tower | |
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Visitors | 7 millions/year |

Location: Paris, France | |

GPS : 48° 51′ 30.13” North / 2° 17′ 40.13” East | |

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#### Is the Eiffel Tower elevator safe?

Hosting the general public at an altitude of over 300 meters means that the Eiffel Tower must have sophisticated elevators that are both fast and safe. In 1889, its 5 elevators were the tallest and most sophisticated in the world.

**How high is the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower?**

377 feet

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Current height | 1083 feet |
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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 |

Third floor | 906 feet, 820 square feet |

## Is there an apartment on the top of the Eiffel Tower?

The room at the top of Eiffel Tower has now been renamed as Gustave’s office, where you will find wax figurines of Thomas Edison, Gustave Eiffel, and his daughter. Although you cannot go inside it, you can still view the Eiffel Tower apartment from the outside.

**How many elevators are in the Eiffel Tower?**

The Eiffel Tower has 108 stories, with 1,710 steps. However, visitors can only climb stairs to the first platform. There are two elevators. One elevator travels a total distance of 64,001 miles (103,000 kilometers) a year.

### Who built Eiffel Tower elevator?

Elisha Otis

Eiffel finally rejected a wild English screw-driven system and turned to the American Elisha Otis. Otis was ready for him. He was sure no one else could do the job, so he had simply designed a system and then sat back to wait for Eiffel’s call. Otis made two huge hydraulic cable elevators for two opposing legs.

**What is on the 3rd floor of Eiffel Tower?**

The champagne bar And yes, there is a champagne bar on the 3rd floor of the Eiffel Tower. This is only a fairly simple counter behind which officiates a server offering two varieties of champagnes only: A white and a rosé.

#### How many floors up is the Eiffel Tower?

three floors

The Tower has three floors that are open to the public: the 1st floor, 2nd floor and summit. The 2nd floor has 2 levels, as does the summit (an enclosed lower level, and an open-air level above). Our visitors can reach the first two floors either by the stairs or by elevator.

**Can you sleep in the Eiffel Tower?**

You can now sleep over inside one of the most celebrated monuments of the present times, the Eiffel Tower, with five of your guests as the iconic landmark turns into a rental apartment for the first time since the last 127 years.

## Is there a bathroom in the Eiffel Tower?

There are free toilets on all floors of the Tower (1st, 2nd and the top) as well as on the parvis.

**How long does it take to climb to the second floor of Eiffel?**

about 30-45 minutes

In total, there are 1665 steps from the esplanade up to the top of the Eiffel Tower, but the stairway from the 2nd floor to the top is not open to the public. It will take about 30-45 minutes to climb the stairs to the 2nd floor.

### How many steps Eiffel Tower to second floor?

674 steps

You can take the stairs from the bottom of the Eiffel Tower up to the 2nd Floor. That means exactly 674 steps! In total, there are 1665 steps from the esplanade up to the top of the Eiffel Tower, but the stairway from the 2nd floor to the top is not open to the public.

**Can you go to the third floor of the Eiffel Tower?**

The 3rd floor of the Eiffel Tower is the highest floor accessible to the public. From high up, there is little more than the technical installations dedicated to the radio and tele-diffusion. It is a floor on 2 levels, there is a closed room and above, a gallery around the monument and some curiosities.

#### Is there an apartment on top of the Eiffel Tower?

If you’re traveling to Paris, seeing the sights from the top of the Eiffel Tower is a can’t-miss opportunity. Now, four lucky people will have the chance to enjoy the iconic building in a unique way—from their own luxurious apartment on the first floor.