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World's Fair History Walking Tour

Sunday, November 12, 2017

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.

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Join us for a relaxed guided walk led by volunteer docents in Flushing Meadows Corona Park. 

The one-hour tour stops at a dozen of the 40 remaining World's Fair sites, structures, and monuments from New York City's two World's Fairs (1939/40 and 1964/65). Stops include the Unisphere, Rocket Thrower, Whispering Column of Jerash, and the New York State Pavilion. 

The tour is free and no registration is required. Please wear comfortable shoes. Outdoor access only. This tour will be cancelled in the event of rain.

Location

Queens
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Contact Number

(718) 760-6437

Contact Email

vickie.karp@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

History, Tours

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