Discover world expo history
Expo 2020 Dubai has many years of beautiful history. It is worth mentioning that the first edition of this event took place 170 years ago. The World Exhibition, which takes place every five years, is a huge event. It aims to stimulate inspiration, creation and innovation when nations come together to share their ideas and visions for the future. The World Expo has become the avant-garde of the envisaged global change as the legacy of the World Expo spans 170 years. Dubai Expo 2020 is held under the slogan “Connecting minds, creating the future. More than 200 nations will meet after the –Covid-19 pandemic to demonstrate the best of humanity. World expo history dates back to 1851, to London. After that, the concept gained great popularity. As a result, the Bureau International des Expositions was established, which has since then been implementing the World Heritage Expo.4
Speaking of world expo history, it is worth mentioning the extraordinary monuments. George Ferris’ big wheel was presented at the Colombian World Exposition in Chicago in 1893. It was the first Ferris wheel of its kind. Moreover, the wheel has been and continues to be a delight to people all over the world. Currently, it is one of the main attractions of amusement parks because people of all ages enjoy it. The Space Needle is a 185 meter high spire with a rotating restaurant at the top. It was presented at the Century 21 Exposition in Seattle in 1962. It still remains a permanent feature of the Seattle skyline. The Universelle et Internationale de Bruxelles exhibition was held in Brussels in 1958. It was then that the world-famous Atomium was built.