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World's Fair History Walking Tour

Sunday, June 10, 2018

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

This event repeats on the 2nd Sunday of every month between 5/13/2018 and 10/14/2018.

Hear the stories behind the Unisphere, New York State Pavilion, Hall of Science, Queens Zoo Aviary, Carousel, Time Capsules, Underground Home, the second-oldest outdoor antiquity in NYC, and more. 

Tours take place on the second Sunday of each month through November. Our one-hour tours begin at 11:00 a.m. and at 1:00 p.m. Meet us at the Unisphere!

*11:00 a.m. only on April 8.

No registration is required. First-come, first-served. Weather permitting.

Tours are led by Flushing Meadows Corona Park's volunteer docents.

Location

Queens
Directions to this location

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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Know Before You Go

There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

On Monday, May 28, this Recreation Center is closed in observance of Memorial Day.
Anticipated Completion: 05/28/2018

Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

On Monday, May 28, this Recreation Center opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 5:00 p.m. in observance of Memorial Day.
Anticipated Completion: 05/28/2018

MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2021

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