Jonestown, Texas: 21-Foot-Tall Eiffel Tower

21-foot-tall Eiffel Tower -- a 1/50 scale replica -- built in France in 1989, stood in Austin 1998-2013, here since 2018. Lit at night with color-shifting LEDs.

Address:
18602 FM 1431, Jonestown, TX
Directions:
On the north side of FM 1431, just east of its intersection with Ridgeway St.
Hours:
Lit at night. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Eiffel Tower replica.

21-Foot-Tall Eiffel Tower

While we couldn't tell what business this Eiffel Tower was next to, it is indeed still there! It is the same tower that was off of South Lamar in Austin in front of French Antique store -- we took pictures of it back in 2007 when it was there!

[Jenny Hofmann, 10/13/2020]

The Tower was previously about 100 yards south, next to a restaurant. When the restaurant changed owners earlier in 2020, the Tower disappeared. Now it's back, just up the road.

21-Foot-Tall Eiffel Tower

It's not there anymore.

[Renee Addington, 09/11/2020]

Unfortunate timing to remove a convenient Eiffel Tower replica while the real thing is sealed off in pandemic-restricted France.

Eiffel Tower replica.

Eiffel Tower

Scaled-down Eiffel Tower in the corner of the lot of a Tex-Mex restaurant. It's lit at night, and slowly changes colors from bright white to a romantic blue.

[Laura Gatannah, 11/02/2018]

This 21-foot-tall Eiffel Tower -- a 1/50 scale replica -- was built in France in 1989 and stood in front of an Austin antiques shop from 1998 to 2013.


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