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Don't miss our United Kingdom Pavilion Cultural Area, conveniently located on the mezzanine level (stair & elevator access) You'll find a wealth of information on the United Kingdom while enjoying a stroll through a typical U.K. market.

  • Visit our 'Walk  of Fame' and see how many famous United Kingdom people you recognize.
  • Read about our rich history, music, dance, sports, food and many fun facts.
  • Come try out our life size Draughts and Giant Jenga!
  • There will be guest authors, an archery demonstration and lots of special events.
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The United Kingdom
includes the countries of
ENGLAND
SCOTLAND
WALES
NOTHERN IRELAND

The United Kingdom lies near vital North Atlantic sea lanes, only 35 km from France and linked by tunnel under the English Channel/ Because of heavily indented coastline, no location is more than 125 km from tidal waters

Conventional long form: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland  (Great Britain includes England, Scotland, and Wales)

Conventional short form: United Kingdom

Abbreviation: UK

UK's capital city is London

UK population growth rate: 0.55%

UK climate:
Temperate; moderated by prevailing southwest winds over the North Atlantic Current; more than one-half of the days are overcast