‘You’ll have to take the stairs’: Eiffel Tower prepares for cautious re-opening

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After three months of being closed because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Eiffel Tower is preparing to re-open and teams are working hard to get the monument ready in time, including repainting the monument and installing social distancing measures to make sure visitors are kept safe when they are welcomed back on June 25.

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