part of our ongoing World's Fair Film Festival, we are pleased
to present two vintage films about the New York World's Fair in our
Viewing Rooms today. In addition, we are happy to present a
amazing seminar in Viewing Room One which features rare images and
stories about some of the pavilions.
For the comfort and
enjoyment of those around you, we politely ask that you please silence
all mobile devices prior to entering any of our Viewing Rooms.
INSIDE THEATER ONE TODAY:
the World Came to Queens" presented by Bill Cotter (Color.
World's Fair historian Bill Cotter for a seminar about the two fairs
which took place at Flushing Meadows Corona Park...The 1939/40 and
1964/65 New York World's Fairs. Through an amazing collection of photos
and stories, see some of the amazing exhibits which once stood in the
THEATER TWO TODAY:
"To The Fair" (Color. ~25 minutes)
a midwestern family, a couple from India, a pair of school teachers, a
Boy Scout troop from the Bronx, and a pair of bachelors "on the hunt"
as they show you that there is truly something for everyone at the
1964-65 New York World's Fair!
THEATER THREE TODAY:
"British Pathe Newsreel" (Color. ~10 minutes)
Join British Pathé
as they cover the 1964-65 New York World's Fair in color!