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Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Time Capsule II Marker

  • Description: Large round granite marker
  • Materials: Granite
  • Dimensions: 33 ½"h x 79"diam
  • Dedicated: October 16, 1965
  • Donor: Westinghouse Electric Corporation
  • Inscription: THE TIME CAPSULES / DEPOSITED / SEPTEMBER 23, 1938 / AND / OCTOBER 16, 1965 / BY THE / WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC CORPORATION / AS A RECORD OF / TWENTIETH CENTURY CIVILIZATION / TO ENDURE FOR 5000 YEARS /

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

Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

In observance of Presidents' Day, on Monday, February 15, this Recreation Center operates on a reduced schedule. It opens at its normal time and closes at 5:00 p.m.
Anticipated Completion: 02/15/2016

Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

In observance of Presidents' Day, on Monday, February 15, this Recreation Center operates on a reduced schedule. The building opens at its normal time and closes at 5:00 p.m. The pool closes 30 minutes before, at 4:30 p.m.
Anticipated Completion: 02/15/2016

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