World Exhibition Paris 1878

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May 1, 1878 - October 31, 1878


* Official name: Exposition Universelle de 1878, Paris
* Category: Universal Exhibition
* Inauguration on 1 May by Mac-Mahon
* Duration: from 1 May to 10 November 1878
* Geographical location: Champ de Mars, Colline de Chaillot
* Area: 75 hectares
* Emblem: the Trocadero Palace, the great palace of the Champ-de-Mars
* General Commissioners:
* Chief architect of the site:
* Exhibitors: 52,835 of whom 25,872 were French
* Pavilions:
* Visitors: 16 156 626
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