Project funded by public subscription Cost of building and fittings £200,000 Value of exhibits (excluding Koh-I-Noor diamond) £2 million Profits £186,437 Profits fund site for cultural insitutions on Exhibition Road

Photo of Great Exhibition and Crystal Palace multicoloured plaque
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Photo of Great Exhibition and Crystal Palace multicoloured plaque
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