worlds fair

Saturday trip to Flushing Meadows Park

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The sun is shining, the temperatures are above 50, and my monthly MetroCard is burning a hole in my pocket. That means a trip to visit the sites of the 1939/40 and 1964-65 World’s Fair at Flushing Meadows Park! The metal might be a little dilapidated, but the feeling of wonder and grandeur is still alive in the Unisphere, the Tent of Tomorrow, and the Observatory Towers.

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World’s Faaaaaaairs!

Do you live in Missouri? Visiting before August 19? The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is hosting an amazing exhibit about Worlds Fairs! I have not seen their fantastic collection in person, but Worlds Fairs! My obsession with them knows no bounds.

Exhibition themes include Style, Historicism, Cross-Culturalism, Nationalism, and Technology, as well as a myriad of lectures and art workshops!

Boo to my lack of frequent flier miles.