Paris, Kentucky: 20-Foot-Tall Eiffel Tower

Replica of the famous landmark in Paris, France, was built and erected in KY's Paris to correct scale, out of steel, in June 2021, at a cost of $25,000.

Address:
801 Main St., Paris, KY
Directions:
Downtown, on the southwest corner of US-460 Main St. and W. 8th St.
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Miniature Eiffel Tower Exact Replica

Ground was broken on June 7, 2021, for this miniature scale replica of the Eiffel Tower. It had a ribbon cutting on July 2. It is 20 feet tall, built of steel, and stands in the shadow the world's tallest three story building, at the corner of 8th and Main Streets. Total cost $25,000.

[Sumoflam, 08/06/2021]

Supposedly the Edward Shinner Building (1891) was judged to be the world's tallest three story building by "Ripley's Believe it or Not." Why? We don't know; it doesn't look very tall.


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