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Arts, Culture & Fun: A Cultural Tour with Queens Museum Director

Thursday, August 7, 2014

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.

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Jason Yoon, Director of Education, Queens Museum will lead participants in a stroll across Flushing Meadows Corona Park.  The stroll will highlight the history of the park, its sculptures, and architecture. The tour will end at the newly renovated Queens Museum where participants are welcome to come inside to explore the museum’s exhibitions. 

This is one of two walks. The first walk is on Friday, July 25 from 11:00am-1:00pm.   

The evening walk on August 7th will end at the Queens Museum were participants are welcome to stay and enjoy free live performances and an outdoor film screening as part of the Museum’s Summer Passport Thursdays program.

Transportation will be provided at the end of the walk to the Al Oerter Recreation Center. The group meets at the Al Oerter Recreation Center.

Location

Al Oerter Recreation Center in Flushing Meadows Corona Park Accessible
131-40 Fowler Ave.
Queens
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Arts, Culture, and Fun

Contact Number

(718) 353-7853

Contact Email

cultureartsfun@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Nature, History, Tours, Talks, Seniors

Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

In observance of Labor Day, on Monday, September 7, this Recreation Center is closed. It will reopen at its normal time on Tuesday, September 8.
Anticipated Completion: 09/07/2015

Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

In observance of Labor Day, on Monday, September 7, this Recreation Center is open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. It will return to its normal operating hours on Tuesday, September 8.
Anticipated Completion: 09/07/2015

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