The Leaning Tower of Pisa has been closed to the public for over a decade (1990 - 2001). During this time, a massive engineering operation took place in the attempt to stop the monument from falling. By the end of 90s, the Tower was in fact slowly heading toward its catastrophic collapse. 

Here is how they fixed it...

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In 2018 the Leaning Tower of Pisa is going to be 845 years old.
...this if you count its age starting from the beginning of construction in 1173.
If you were to count from the year the construction was completed, the tower would then be much younger.

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This is probably one of the most asked questions... to the point that Google gives a straight answer: 57 meters.
However, you should not always believe what you are told and - just for this time - you should not trust even Google.

Why?
...because GOOGLE IS WRONG on this one: the Leaning Tower of Pisa is NOT 57 meters tall...

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