It takes 25 painters a year and a half, 60 tons of paint, and 1,500 paint brushes to paint the Eiffel Tower. It has been painted 18 times since its grand opening in 1889. Originally it was red, now it is bronze, but it has been everything from mustard yellow to chestnut brown.

Paris Eiffelturm

© Jill Rubalcaba 2014