A woman rides her bicycle near the Eiffel Tower in Paris in April 2021. Photo: Reuters
A woman rides her bicycle near the Eiffel Tower in Paris in April 2021. Photo: Reuters
France

Rusty Eiffel Tower needs full repairs, gets US$63 million paint job instead

  • The world-famous landmark is in a poor state, and work has been delayed because of the pandemic, a French magazine says, citing confidential reports
  • The tower is instead being repainted for the 20th time ahead of the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris

A woman rides her bicycle near the Eiffel Tower in Paris in April 2021. Photo: Reuters
A woman rides her bicycle near the Eiffel Tower in Paris in April 2021. Photo: Reuters
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