Your Visit Assistant

About Expo How to Visit - Your Visit Assistant: Offers expo-related information, including scheduled events, Expo entry procedures and admission rates.

01 Event Schedule

  • Period: May 12 - August 12, 2012
  • Opening Hours
  • Expo Site: 9 am – 11 pm (last entry by 22:00)
  • Ticket Office: 8 am – 8 pm
  • Pavilions: 9 am – 9 pm (last entry by 8:30 pm)
  • Outdoor Exhibition Space: Energy Park, Fisheries Experience Zone (Deep Sea): 9 am – 8 pm (last entry by 7:30 pm)Fisheries Experience Zone (Coastal & Maritime Forest): 9 am – 6:30 pm (last entry by 6 pm)

Entry, Exit and Re-entry

  • Gate location Main Gate, Gate 1, Gate 2, Gate 3, and Gate 4
  • Gate entry procedures :
    Enter gate > Prohibited Items Check > Wait > Security Check (Bag Inspection) > Go Through Turnstile > Enter Expo Site Usher, Wait for Entry, Check, Checking of ticket, Entry, Enjoy Expo, Exit, Re-entry, Goods Storage / Pet Shelter
  • Re-entry 
  • Visitors intending to re-enter the Expo site are asked to have their hand stamped and ticket tagged at the gate.
  • Re-entry is permitted only once a day.
  • Notice for Entry
  • Leave your pets with us!
    Please let us look after your pets except assistance dogs during your visit.
  • Entry will be denied to persons who
    -Are under the influence of alcohol, obstruct the execution of Expo-related business, or engage in illegal sales acts;
    -Cause physical injury to another person or damage goods; and
    -Engage in the illegal sale of admission tickets or try to enter with illegal admission tickets
  • No entry for prohibited items
    Prohibited items may not be carried or used inside the Expo site. Please make sure you do not have any prohibited items with you before entering the Expo site.

    Smoking is only permitted in the designated smoking areas within the Expo site. Visitors are kindly asked to use the designated areas for smoking.

Admission Ticket Prices & Reservation

Admission Ticket Prices & Bookings
Category Adult Youth Child & Senior Note
Standard Day Pass
33,000 10,000 10,000
Standard Day- Group Pass 31,000 10,000 10,000
Weekday Group Pass 27,000 5,000 5,000
2-Day Pass 53,000 - -
3-Day Pass 69,000 - -
50-Day Pass 100,000 75,000 50,000
Afternoon Pass 20,000 7,000 7,000
Evening Pass 10,000 7,000 7,000
Standard Day Pass for 4 Persons 120,000
Pass for Foreigners 10,000 10,000 10,000

    Enjoying the Exhibitions

    • Seventy-eight Specialized Facilities & Exhibition Facilities: admission ticket holders may access all facilities and performances.

    Convenience Facilities

    Convenience Facilities
    Category Location No. of facilities
    Information Desk Within the Visitor Service Centers located by each gate 5
    Information Desk In each zone and 2F of International Pavilions A, C, D 11
    Missing Children Center 2F of International Pavilion D 1
    Pet Center Near Main Gate, Gate 1 & Gate 4 3
    Wheelchair/Stroller/Walker Rentals Within the Information Centers Located by each gate except Gate 2 4
    Locker Room Within the Information Centers located by each gate 5
    Group Visitor Service Center Within the Information Center located by Gate 1 1
    Center for Seniors and People with Disabilities Within the Information Centers located by each gate (excluding Gate 2) 4
    Nursing Room Within the Information Center located by the Main Gate (nursing rooms are located at some of restrooms) 12
    Lost & Found 1F International Pavilion B 1

    Food & Beverages

    Food & Beverages
    Location Types No. of stores
    International Pavilions Restaurants, Food Courts, Fast Food, Staff Cafeteria, etc 26
    Theme Pavilion Cafeteria 1
    Outside pavilions (within Expo site) Restaurants, Food Courts, Fast Food, Staff Cafeteria, etc 9
    Expo Town (outside Expo site) Staff Cafeteria 1
    Mid-sized kiosks Stalls (Packed Lunches) 5

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