Expo 1888 BARCELONA

Category: Pre BIE

Country: Spain

Opening: April 8, 1888

Closing: December 10, 1888

Participating countries: 30

Visits: 2,300,000

Site Area: 46.5 ha (114.9 acres)

Expo 1888 Barcelona

Expo 1888 Barcelona was the first World Expo in Spain, and it helped the city gain prominence as a European cultural and economic center.