Chrysler Pavilion was here.
Architecture World's Fairs
Chrysler Pavilion was here.

According to yesterday's New York Times, at Metropolitan p. 8, The Queens Zoo opened on this site in 1968. The zoo's aviary is the former New York World's Fair Pavilion (later the Winston Churchill Pavilion), a geodesic dome designed for the fair by R. Buckminister Fuller. See https://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/04/18/the-worlds-fairgrounds-then-and-now/.

Publication date Jun 24, 2018
Property ID: 1325
Updated on: May 09, 2019

According to yesterday's New York Times, at Metropolitan p. 8, The Queens Zoo opened on this site in 1968. The zoo's aviary is the former New York World's Fair Pavilion (later the Winston Churchill Pavilion), a geodesic dome designed for the fair by R. Buckminister Fuller. See https://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/04/18/the-worlds-fairgrounds-then-and-now/.

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Aviary, Queens Zoo , 5351 111st. St. , Flushing Meadows, Corona, New York, United States
Listing Category:
Architecture World's Fairs
Virtual / Real:
Virtual
Created Date:
06-24-2018
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plaquemaster
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