Prominent Nineteenth Century World's Fairs

City Date Area
(acres)
Number of
Exhibits
Attendance
(paid)
London 1851 26 13,939 6,039,195
Paris 1867 41 43,217 6,805,969
Philadelphia 1867 236 30,000 8,004,274
Paris 1889 72 61,722 32,350,297
Chicago 1893 633 65,000 21,477,212

Source: Badger

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