The Eiffel tower from the day of its opening was visited by 300 million people

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotomontaggio tower in Paris. Archival photoThe Eiffel tower from the day of its opening was visited by 300 million people© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Three hundred million people have visited the Eiffel tower since opening in 1889, says the company, the exploiters of the monument SETE.

To celebrate this event, SETE 28 Sep organizes festive shows. From 18.00 to 23.00 the scheduled musical performances in the square under the tower will feature the jazz band, on the second level of the monument will play the trumpet, and at the top is a Quartet of flutes. From 20.00 to 23.00 on the first level of the tower will make a number of DJs.

Starting from 19.30 until midnight every 30 minutes will be shown a special light show.

Visitors will also offer to take a picture of the «iron ladies» and place the 12-meter wall. From the photos there is the inscription «300 000 000 de mercis!» («300 million thanks»). While everyone will be able to make a copy of your photo and take it home.

The organizers promise many surprises. In addition, they spend in social networks contest prize which will be a trip to Paris.

The Eiffel tower was built for the universal exhibition of 1889, commemorating the centenary of the French revolution. It is the most visited and most photographed attraction in the world.