Gallery: Expo 2020 Dubai's Sustainability Pavilion
Publicly revealed by Dubai Expo 2020 for Earth Day, Terra - the visitor experience begins in a wadi - a dry riverbed - and tells the story of Arabia, reflecting that the next World Expo is the first to be held in the Arab world.
Signature ‘Terra’ experience to empower Expo 2020 visitors to understand and improve their environmental footprint. Emotive experience tells enchanting story of humankind’s relationship with nature. Visitors of all ages to be moved to pledge individual actions to change behaviour. Terra to set example for sustainable building design. Terra is the first thematic experience to be revealed by Expo 2020, with Opportunity and Mobility to follow. Post-Expo 2020, Terra will become a children and science centre in District 2020, the new city that will transform from the Expo site. Huge installations inspired by iconic fairground attractions will then explain key sustainability issues and concepts. With capacity for 4,400 visitors per hour over 173 days, that could equal millions of changes that help preserve the environment.