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Imagine stepping back in time to the days of the 1964-65 New York World's Fair. Imagine what it would have been like to see new technologies like color television or video phones before they became the everyday convenience we have today.  Imagine what it would have been like to step out of your "meatloaf and potatoes" comfort zone to try exotic foods from China or India.  Imagine a futuristic playground, spanning 897 acres, which would have contained almost a week's worth of culture and technology not experienced previously by the majority of Americans.

Today, that playground is Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, New York.  Most of the buildings and experiences from the fair have been lost to us, but thanks to the arrival of the digital age, we now have the ability to experience them once again!

Through text, photos, audio, video, and real-world experiences, we invite you to visit the 1964-65 New York World's Fair as part of one of our free self-guided tours.  We invite you to "dress the part" as you step through the gates of the fair and step into the world of tomorrow as it appeared yesterday.

While there, you'll hear Walt Disney narrate a ride-through of "it's a small world" while standing on the site of the Pepsi Cola pavilion.  You'll view "To Be Alive" while standing on the site of the Johnson Wax pavilion's Golden Rondelle.  You'll experience a virtual ride-through of Futurama II from the General Motors pavilion in all its glory.  

In addition to our wonderful virutal experiences, you'll be able to experience and learn more about the relics of the fair which actually still exist and operate on-site.  You'll learn about the dizzying calculations needed to create the Unisphere.  You'll view the panoramic model in the former City of New York pavilion (now the Queens Museum). You'll ride the World's Fair Carousel.  You'll touch the Whispering Column of Jerash. You'll enjoy the Hall of Science and its Space Park.  You'll get to see what's buried under the capstone of the Westinghouse Time Capsule.

This and so much more awaits you as part of your tour!  Are you ready?  

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