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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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For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

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Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

On Saturday, March 28, the pool is closed from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. due to an event hosted at the facility. Normal scheduling will resume immediately following the event.
Anticipated Completion: 03/28/2015

Flushing Meadows Corona Park Weather

  • Sat
    Chance Rain/Snow
    38°F
  • Sun
    Sunny
    43°F
  • Mon
    Slight Chc Showers
    52°F
  • Tue
    Mostly Sunny
    53°F

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