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World's Fair Mascots
 
   

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Seymore D. Fair

1984 New Orleans

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Cosmo Hoshimaru

1985 Tsukuba

   
   
   

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Expo Ernie

1986 Vancouver

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Expo Oz

1988 Brisbane

   
   
   

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Curro

1992 Seville

1993-2s

Kumdori

1993 Taejon

   
   
   

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Gil

1998 Lisbon

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Twipsy

2000 Hannover

   
   
   

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Kiccoro and Morizo

2005 Aichi

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Fluvi

2008 Zaragoza

   
   
   

Haibao

Haibao

2010 Shanghai

Yeony & Suny




Yeony and Suny

2012 Yeosu

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Urso's World of Expos
 

ExpoMuseum.com's Urso Chappell was asked to write a series of articles for the official Expo 2012 blog under the name "Urso's World of Expos." One of the articles discusses expo mascots.

From Pelican to Plankton: A Brief History of Expo Mascots

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1982 World's Fair
Unofficial Mascots
 
1982 World's Fair "mascots"
In addition to the official mascots shown at left, the 1982 World's Fair in Knoxville had a collection of characters that wandered the site.
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ExpoMuseum's Mascot Collection
in Shanghai and at Expo 2010
 
 
ExpoMuseum's collection of world's fair mascots were featured in Shanghai's City Planning Museum, various Expo 2010 exhibits and in Expo 2010 souvenirs.
 
Mascots on Display at the Shanghai City Planning Museum
Expo 2010 Expo Center Exhibit
Expo 2010 Medal
Expo 2010 Medals
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Pavilion Mascots
 
 
Russian Pavilion mascot
 
A trend in recent years has been for larger, high profile pavilions to have mascots of their own. Shown here is the Russia Pavilion's mascot at Expo 2010.
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