Expo 1855 Paris

Category: Pre BIE

Country: France

Opening: May 15, 1855

Closing: November 15, 1855

Participating countries: 27

Visits: 5,162,330

Site Area: 15.2 ha (37.6 acres)

Image: Public domain.

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Officially named the Exposition Universelle des produits de l'Agriculture, de l'Industrie et des Beaux-Arts de Paris 1855, it was the first of several expositions held in Paris.

 

The city would later hold expositions in 1867, 1878, 1889, 1900, and 1937.