20 awesome things people saw at the 1964 World’s Fairnewadvent.org: 12:17 23-04-2014
20 awesome things people saw at the 1964 World’s Fair
It was 50 years ago today that the 1964–’65 World’s Fair opened in New York City, bringing a plethora of innovative exhibits to Flushing Meadows–Corona Park in Queens. But by the time it closed in October 1965, it was considered a massive money pit, losing millions of dollars for New York City. Still, there were plenty of modern marvels for people to see during its two six-month runs. Read on for a glimpse at 20 of the coolest exhibits and rides that were on display.