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Welcome to the Eiffel Tower’s official website

By accessing this site, you accept, without limitation or reserve, the legal provisions in force and the terms and conditions detailed below.

The www.toureiffel.paris website is the property of:

The Eiffel Tower’s operating company (the "Société d’Exploitation de la Tour Eiffel", or SETE))
5, avenue Anatole France
75007 – Paris
Registration with the trade and companies register of Paris B number 482 622 529
Code APE 9103Z SPL with company capital of 1 million €

Telephone : 01 44 11 23 23 (cost of a local call from a landline)

Director of publications: Anne YANNIC

Site hosted by LDMOBILE S.A Registration with the trade and companies register of PARIS number 448 946 749 with company capital of 175 236 euros whose headquarters are sis 6 rue Duret 75116 Paris
Telephone : 01 42 33 58 30 (cost of a local call from a landline)

Website published by UNITEAM S.A.registered with the trade and companies register of PARIS B number 341 881 811 (87B07432), with company capital of 317 520 euros, whose headquarters are 201 rue de Vaugirard, 75015 Paris.
Telephone : (cost of a local call from a landline)

The owner of this site reserves the right to modify its content at any time, without prior notice. It may not be held responsible for the consequences of such modifications. As such, it reserves the right to interrupt or suspend all or a portion of the site’s functionality at any time, without prior notice.


The owner of the site is providing information purely on an informative basis. It strives to maintain its correctness and keep it up to date. However, no guarantee is provided regarding the correctness, accuracy, updating or completeness of this information.

Consequently, and with the exception of a serious and intentional error, the owner of the site takes no responsibility for any damages resulting particularly from vagueness or inaccuracy of information available on the site, or for any other infringement resulting from the fraudulent intervention of a third party on the site, nor for any harm or virus that could damage or render your computer-related equipment inoperable following a visit to this site.

The owner of the site may not be held responsible in the case of site unavailability for any reason whatsoever.


In order to facilitate access to other sites, the owner of the site has incorporated a certain number of links towards third-party sites. However, it is not responsible for the unavailability of third-party sites, their content, advertising or any other elements available on these sites. The owner’s responsibility for this site therefore does not extend to a third-party site to which you may have had access.

External sites may contain hypertext links pointing towards this site. Such a link may not be installed without the prior, written agreement of the owner of this site.


This site uses cookies, which are files stored on your computer allowing ease of access to the services offered. In no case may the cookies on this site be used to collect personal information without your express consent. We inform you that you may prevent the registration of cookies by configuring your computer according to the detailed instructions on the site: www.cnil.fr.


Access to this site grants you private, non exclusive usage rights to this site.

All elements published on this site, including, in particular, texts, photographs, logos, brands, etc. constitute intellectual work as defined by the Intellectual Property Code. Consequently, any use in the form of representation, modification, reproduction, etc., in whole or in part, which could be carried out without the consent of the authors or other right-holders, is illegal.

This site respects the authors’ rights. All the rights of the authors of protected works reproduced and communicated on this site, are reserved.


The site and its content have been created in accordance with the law and applicable rules of France.


The nature of data collected

The collected information stems from the voluntary communication of personal information:

  • via the submission of an email via the contact form.
  • via registration to the Professionals newsletter.
  • via the submission of a photograph to illustrate the "Eiffel Tower Magic", by completing the required fields: Last Name/First Name/Email/Photo URL/Message/Country/City.

The data is subject to declaration with the CNIL (French authority ensuring observance of data privacy laws).L

The Eiffel Tower’s operating company has been registered in category MS48 (request number: 1288861)


With the aim of adapting the site according to visitor requests, the number of visits, pages viewed, visitor activity on the site and how frequently visitors return, is recorded.

The data generated by the cookies regarding use of the site (including your IP address) is sent to and stored by Google on servers located in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the site, to compile reports on the site’s activity intended for its publisher (SETE), and to provide other services relating to the site’s activity and the use of Internet. Google is likely to communicate this information to third parties in the case of legal obligation or when these third parties process this information on Google’s behalf, including, in particular, the publisher of the site. Google will not add your IP address to any other data held by Google. You may deactivate the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, such deactivation may disable some of the site’s functionality, but it will not affect navigation in the content-based pages. By using this internet site, you expressly consent to Google’s processing your registered information in accordance with the abovementioned terms and conditions and for the abovementioned purpose.

What is this information used for?

The information that you provide to us is never communicated to third parties. Depending on the case, it is used for the following:

  • You have sent an email or you have subscribed to the site’s newsletter. In this case, your email address will only be used to provide you with a response/the newsletters.
  • You have submitted a photograph for the "Eiffel Tower Magic" section. In this case, your mail address will only be used to contact you if your photograph has been selected by our teams, it will not appear on the Eiffel Tower’s internet site. Other information provided via the form for submitting an "Eiffel Tower Magic" photograph will be used by our teams for the design of the relevant page on our internet site (photograph/commented text/first name/city/country).

Rights of access, modification and deletion

In conformity with section 27 of the Freedom of Information Act of 6 January, 1978, you have the right to access, correct, modify and delete information relating to yourself.

You may exercise this right by sending a letter to the following address: : Société d’Exploitation de la Tour Eiffel, Direction des Clientèles, 5, avenue Anatole France – Champ de Mars 75007 Paris.»