Frankfurt Book Fair is the largest book fair in the world. Frankfurt Book Fair (Frankfurter Buchmesse) has around 7,300 exhibitors and features over 4,000 events. The first Frankfurt Book Fair happened in
Frankfurt history related with publishing goes back further: in the 15th century, Johannes Gutenberg invented book printing just a few kilometers from Frankfurt.
Frankfurt Book Fair takes place every year, after summer, in Messe Frankfurt. Frankfurt Messe has 367,000 m² of hall area and more than 96,000 m² of free space, being one of the largest spaces for exhibits and conventions in the world.
Taschen stand in Frankfurt Book Fair 2018
More than 250,000 visitors visit Frankfurt Book Fair every year to visit exhibitors from over 100 countries. There are two types of visitors: