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Queens Museum

queens museum

April 21 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until June 30, 2021

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 30, 2021

Queens Museum
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Queens
New York, New York

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

FREE

An expansive open light-filled space (formerly home to two world fairs) on the edge of  Flushing Meadows Corona Park hosts ambitious exhibitions, educational initiatives, and community-minded programming,

See the city in miniature at the famous  Panorama of the City of New York created by urban mastermind and World’s Fair President Robert Moses and more than 100architectural model makers for the 1964 Fair. Climb on a roof of a sunken house inn  After the Plaster Foundation, or, “Where can we live?” is an exhibition of twelve artists and artist groups with roots in New York City asking critical questions about home, property, and the Earth. Admire a collection of gorgeous Tiffany Glass.

Close to the iconic Unisphere and lovely Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

Unisphere/Flushing Meadows Corona Park

The iconic Unisphere from the 1939 World’s Fair is the centerpiece of a lovely park with lots of green space, a skateboarding park, and some interesting structures to explore.

Rent bikes, 4-wheeled surreys, kayaks, pedal boats, and more from Wheel Fun Rentals at the northern edge of Meadow Lake.

For safety, all boaters…

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Queens Botanical Garden

Explore lovely gardens in a 39-acre oasis in one of New York City’s most bustling and diverse neighborhoods. Look for site-specific art throughout the garden including large scale prints on ‘Invasive Species’ by Sam Scoggins in the Visitor & Administration Building and a a beautiful mural ‘Wonder Garden’ outside the Education Building.

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Flower Patch at Queens Botanical Garden

Unique floral and garden creature installations transform the QBG Farm into a fantastic flower spectacle creating an immersive environment and stunning backdrop for photos. Meet costumed nature creatures, pick a pot of flowers to take home and a get a floral themed grab-and-go craft activity kit. Fee includes general Garden admission and entry to the…

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Flower Patch at Queens Botanical Garden

Unique floral and garden creature installations transform the QBG Farm into a fantastic flower spectacle creating an immersive environment and stunning backdrop for photos. Meet costumed nature creatures, pick a pot of flowers to take home and a get a floral themed grab-and-go craft activity kit. Fee includes general Garden admission and entry to the…

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