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1998-2008

Vienna,
Austria

Opened:
01 May 1873

Closed:
01 November 1873

Site:
17 hectares
(42 acres)
in the Prater along the Danube


The first exposition in a German-speaking country. Germany itself would not host an exposition until 2000. The Danube had even been redirected for almost half a mile to help create the site

 

Bird's-Eye View
 

LINKS:
The Rotunda of the 1873 Vienna International Exposition - from the University of Maryland Libraries
The Vienna World Exposition 1873 - from Expo2000.de
Weltausstellung 1873 Wien - from Wikipedia
Design, Politics and Commerce: International Exhibitions 1851-1951 - from the University of Glasgow
Bibliography: Weltausstellung Vienna, Austria 1873 - from the Smithsonian Institution
Vienna International Exposition - in English and Japanese

 
 
 
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