The 2018 Olympics Exposition themed “The Host City of Two Games” opened in Beijing Exhibition Center on the evening of August 8, 2018.
The Olympics Exposition will open for free till August 14. Visitors can get a ticket by ID card.
The Expo introduces some special programs, like a summit forum on Olympic market, fashion and Olympics, and “Olympics in the children’s paintings”, and also includes many contents about the publication, promotion and display of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games, in addition to the show about Olympic cultural heritage, arts, the Silk Road and the Olympia, Winter Olympics and China, and brands display of the Olympic Games’sponsors.
The Olympics Exposition is an international activity themed with Olympics, in accord with the planning of IOC “Olympic 2020 Agenda”, which aims to carry forward Olympic heritage, popularize Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games and promote Olympics’ spreading and development in China.
The opening ceremony was attended by Juan Antonio Samaranch Jr., Vice President of International Olympic Committee (IOC) and President of IOC Coordination Commission for Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games, Li Yinchuan, Vice Director of General Administration of Sport of China, Yu Zaiqing, Vice President of IOC and Vice President of the Chinese Olympic Committee, Zhang Jiandong, Vice Mayor of Beijing and Executive vice president of the Beijing 2022 Organizing Committee and Han Zirong, General-secretary of the Beijing 2022 Organizing Committee.