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Flushing Meadows Corona Park’s stainless steel crown jewel served as the centerpiece of the 1964 World’s Fair and was made and donated by U.S. Steel as a symbol of peace.
Ride around the unisphere when the sprinklers are on and cool down ^_^
Bite the big apple
#StaffPick David (External Affairs): Artist Matt Mullican’s Etched Granite Pavement at the base of the Unisphere traces the history of the park from its prehistoric roots through 2 World’s Fairs.
The birthplace of Stark Enterprises!!
Lovely to bike around. I hope the construction around the Unisphere is finished soon!
The Unisphere was the featured location for Sonnet 44, performed by Kevin Brewer, directed by Sean Gannett: http://sonnetprojectnyc.com/portfolio/play-sonnet-44/
I got engaged here 4 yrs ago!!
The steel used in making the Unisphere was from the top of the Empire State Building, which used to be ten feet taller.
Beautiful July Sunday afternoon -- fountain is on!
Worlds fair icon....well maintained
Fountain is on for the US Open
This popular landmark has been featured in a couple of movies, such as Men in Black! Great to go in the summertime and it's surrounded by beautiful fountains!
I have some very special memories of this spot .
Check out the Sonnet Project's film that happened here. VERY COOL. http://bit.ly/13F2S3Z
Even better up close
The unisphere marks the global promise of the UN's first home, fulfilled decades later by NYC's immigrant borough. Come in Summee for the fountains, in Fall to watch kids play, skate & climb its base.
The place to see and be seen.
Go at night in the snow! It is sooo lovely!
Check out the sprinklers.
Fountain open for the summer!!
The fountain has never been on the three times I've visited the past 2 years, but skaters and roller bladers dig the empty space. However, it's all fenced off now. Looks like they're fixing it up
Qué tal ,amigo!! cçomo te va!!
Tiene un maqueta a escala de los 5 condados de New York, poco más que destacar.