EXPO 2000 HANNOVER

Category: Universal

Country: Germany

Opening: June 1, 2000

Closing: October 31, 2000

Participating countries: 180

Visits: 18,000,000

Site Area: 160 ha (395.4 acres)

Image: © 2000. Urso Chappell.

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Expo 2000 was the first exposition that was permitted by the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) to make extensive use of existing structures, namely Hanover's convention center buildings.

Image: Public Domain