By Graziella L. Photos by My B. Posted Jul 24, 2022 7:50 PM
Want to visit the Eiffel Tower in an unusual way? Enjoy an immersive virtual reality guided tour at the foot of the Iron Lady and immerse yourself in its history, during the Universal Exhibition of 1889.
Have you always dreamed of seeing the Eiffel Tower during the incredible Universal Exhibition of 1889 ? Viality Tour offers to dive into the heart of history and relive the construction of the Iron Ladyimmersed in the lively atmosphere of the XIX century, thanks to virtual reality. This unusual guided tour and unprecedented in the past takes place on the Champ-de-Mars, at the foot of the Eiffel Tower. A way original to discover Paris!
Suitable from 12 years old, this immersive experience of 1h15 is accessible in French and in English, every day, until November 13, 2022. You will thus discover architectural treasures that have since disappeared and will be able to rub shoulders with the illustrious Gustave Eiffel! The opportunity to put yourself in the shoes of a gentleman or a lady of the Belle Epoque and to feel as if you were there the excitement of the very first visitors to the Eiffel Tower, a real feat of its time.
Also discover the little secrets of the Iron Lady, which was hated at the beginning of its construction, before becoming the emblem of France today. Did you know that thehe Countess of Poix filed a complaint against the city, because the construction risked spoiling her view? Without knowing that nowadays, such a view would make people envious!
Attention, the visit does not allow access to the floors of the Eiffel Tower, you will have to continue the visit with your own means.