An International Horticultural Exposition with the theme of Flowers and Children

We are getting together to raise the environmental awareness of the future generations

Expo, which is an abbreviation for Exposition means “Sergi” in Turkish.
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At least 20.000 cultural events will be organized in Expo 2016 Antalya.
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Expo is the third largest event in the world
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Antalya is ranked 4th among the most visited cities of the world.
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Horticultural Expositions have been held periodically since 1960.
612 days left for EXPO 2016 Antalya
Expo, which is an abbreviation for Exposition means “Sergi” in Turkish.
612 days left for EXPO 2016 Antalya
Horticultural Expositions have been held periodically since 1960.
612 days left for EXPO 2016 Antalya
The Expo is the abbreviation of Latin originated word “Exposition”.
612 days left for EXPO 2016 Antalya
days left for EXPO 2016 Antalya
News and Announcements

Paeonia Turcica The symbolic flower of EXPO 2016 Antalya is Paonia Turcica


The Minister of Food Agriculture and Livestock Mehdi Eker said:” The symbolic flower of “Paeonia Turcica” in Latin, which has ‘Turk’ in its name, belongs to our soils. This flower, genetically originating in Anatolia, is plant species growing in Antalya, Burdur and Denizli of Turkey. We selected peony (paeonia Turcica) as our symbolic flower because it belongs to our land and conforms to the criteria”.

  • Turkish Patterns in Flower Carpet

    Turkish patterns have been processed to the giant flower carpet organized every other year. Turkish Ambassador, Olcay in Brussels invited Belgium to EXPO 2016 Antalya.

  • Infrastructure Works Continue

    The works on the sewage and storm drainage lines beginning in EXPO 2016 Antalya site has been completed over 20 %.

  • Spanish Botanist at EXPO 2016

    Alvaro Sanchez, Spanish Botanist has said that EXPO 2016 Antalya has a significant theme the world pays attention to.

  • Minister Eker Examined EXPO Site

    Minister of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Eker examined EXPO 2016 Antalya site. Minister Eker has said that the construction of EXPO Tower will be started in the forthcoming days.

  • Paeonia Turcica to President of Guinea

    Minister Eker gave information about EXPO 2016 Antalya to the presidents in Summit of Africa Union.

  • EXPO Tower Project is made public

    The Project to be built to EXPO 2016 Antalya site is specified with a contest. The tower coming in first is in 99 meters tall. The prizes are given in to the ones ranking the highest.

  • The Messages with Theme and Sub-themes to the World

    Spanish Carmen Bueno working through themes and sub-themes at Expo’s organized in many countries of the world came to Antalya.

  • The Results of Expo Tower Architectural Project Contest

    The Results of Expo 2016 Antalya Tower Architectural Project Contest

  • Expo 2016 Council in Geneva

    EXPO council in the presidency of The Governor Sebahattin Öztürk is having significant interviews in Geneva the center of UN and international organisations.

  • Expo 2016 Antalya Was Presented to the United Nations.

    The reception was given to the UN Permanent Representatives with the joint attempt of Turkey Permanent Representment by EXPO 2016 Antalya Agency and the UN in Geneva.

  • The Volunteers Run in Wings For Life

    EXPO 2016 Antalya volunteers run in Turkey step of Wings For Life World Run.

  • Expo 2016 Antalya Committee in China

    EXPO 2016 Antalya comittee attended to the official openning ceremony of EXPO 2014 which has been organised in Qingdao city of China.

  • Progress Report was presented to BIE Rendition Council

    EXPO 2016 Antalya Agency attended to BIE Rendition Council Meeting chief office of which is in Paris presented a progress report.

  • April 23 Children’s Festival enthuisastically celebrated

    April 23 National Sovereignty and Children’s Festival has been celebrated in Konyaaltı Beach this year.

  • EXPO Council in England’s Royal Gardens

    EXPO 2016 Antalya council, went to London for AIPH Spring Meetings, has firstly examined KEW Royal Botanic Gardens.

  • 13th Executive Board Meeting Convened

    EXPO 2016 Antalya Executive Board convened under the chairmanship of the Food Agriculture and Livestock Minister Mehdi Eker.

  • EXPO Logo In The Akdeniz City Park

    Antalya Metropolitan Municipality decorated the entrance of the Akdeniz City Park with EXPO 2016 Antalya logo.

  • Volunteers Celebrated The New Year

    EXPO 2016 Antalya Volunteers have put together a New Year celebration. The volunteers had a good time to the full at the celebration.

  • Cooperation with the Chamber of Architects for EXPO Tower

    The competition for EXPO Tower stipulated to be constructed on the EXPO 2016 Antalya site will be organized in cooperation with the Chamber of Architects.

  • The Members Of MUSIAD Are Briefed About EXPO

    EXPO 2016 delegation held a debriefing meeting at the Antalya Branch of Independent Industrialists and Businessmen’s Association (MUSIAD).

  • Interests Of The Governors In EXPO

    Isparta and Burdur Governors visiting Antalya are informed about EXPO 2016 Antalya.

  • EXPO Ankara

    The Management of the EXPO 2016 Antalya Agency visited the ministers and the President of TOBB in Ankara.

  • The Insulation Of The EXPO Lake Bed Is Underway

    The bed of the EXPO Lake, 75 thousand square meters in size, located on the EXPO 2016 Antalya Site is about to be inlaid with membrane material.

  • Promotional Activities Will Be Speeded Up

    5th Council Meeting of the EXPO 2016 Antalya Agency is held under the chairmanship of the Chairman of the Council and Antalya Governor Sebahattin Öztürk.

  • The Army Of Volunteers Is Growing

    27 more people become EXPO volunteer with the training given in the EXPO office at the campus of Akdeniz University.

  • Peony Painting Is Presented To Minister Çelik

    The Secretary General Selami Gülay presented peony paintings to Minister Çelik and the Chairman Hisarcıkoğlu in commemoration of the visit.

  • Mustafa Satıcı Visited EXPO

    The Chairman of Antalya EXPOrters Union Mustafa Satıcı visited EXPO 2016 Antalya Agency.

  • Chefs Visited EXPO

    ASPADER Management visited the EXPO 2016 Antalya Agency Secretary General Selami Gülay.

  • Bartholomeos Obtained Information About The EXPO

    Fener Greek Patriarch Bartholomeos, participating in the mass organized for the death anniversary of Saint Nicholas, obtained information about EXPO 2016.

  • Tourism Professionals Must Be Involved In EXPO 2016

    The Secretary General of EXPO 2016 Antalya Agency Selami Gülay indicated that part of the EXPO will be missing without the involvement of the tourism professionals.

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