117 children special guests at the Eiffel Tower
Friday 3 March 2006
Modified the 03/07/18
March 31, 1889 : official inauguration of the Eiffel Tower
March 31, 2006 : 117 children, who participate and become treasure hunt winners during the contest period March 8 – 31, 2006, will get preferred treatment at the Eiffel Tower throughout the rest of the year.
Discover the Eiffel Tower... and Become a VIP !
From March 8 – 31, 2006, the Eiffel Tower is inviting children under 12 on a treasure hunt. All you have to do is answer the contest questions. The questions are to be found on the first and second floors of the monument.
Anecdotes, architectural details, observation of the Tower’s history and different spaces, this is an opportunity for children to discover many a secret about the monument.
At the close of the contest, 117 children will be selected at random from those who participated and answered the questions correctly.
Each of the winners will receive a certificate identifying them as special guests of the Eiffel Tower and a personalized entry pass for 2 (child and accompanying adult) valid until the end of the year 2006.
The questionnaire can be obtained at the Tower entrance. The children must put their completed questions into the special urn situated at « Cineiffel », the cultural and audiovisual area on the 1st floor of the Eiffel Tower.
A great idea for cultural outings after school !
The Eiffel Tower is open every day of the year without exception from morning until late at night, 9:30am to 11:45pm (last entrance at 11pm).
A visit to the Tower is both fun and informative for the curious ones, after school, after dinner or on weekends they will have fun chasing after the answers to the contest questions. Furthermore it is also possible to organise a birthday meal at the first floor throughout the year. (Altitude 95 – 15€/person – Reservation at 01 45 55 20 04).
La Tour Eiffel is open every day from 9:30am to 11:45pm in winter (last entrance at 11pm)
2006 Entrance fees – elevator to 1st floor. Children under 12: 2.30 € / Adults: 4.20 €
Elevator to 2nd floor. Children under 12: 4.20 € / Adults: 7.70 €
Stairs (first and second floors) open from 9:30am to 6pm: 3.80 € Under 25: 3 €
Children under 3 are free guests at the Eiffel Tower.