Forgotten NY Tour: Flushing Meadows

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August 07, 2013

12-3pm.

Flusing Meadows Park

Flushing

Teen, Adult

$20

Description: Join Forgotten NY's Kevin Walsh and Greater Astoria Historical Society's Rich Melnick on this 3hr tour exploring the remnants of two World's Fairs, 1939-1940 and 1965-1966, in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park. Tour sites including the place where Pope Paul VI preached, the remains of a swimming amphitheater, and a time capsule not to be opened till 6964. Tour starting location: Meet on boardwalk leading to Flushing Meadows Park just south of Willets Point station, #7 train.

Address: Flushing Meadows Park just south of Willets Point #7 Station,
Flushing, NY
Phone: 718-278-0700
Website: astorialic.org

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