This Rare Footage In The 1960s Shows New York Like You’ve Never Seen It Before

The time of year has once again come, when our favorite local fairs come to town to light up the night and paint smiles across everyone’s faces. There’s nothing better than enjoying all of the games, rides, and lemonade that you’ll find at any one of New York’s fairs during the summer. While we all may have a local event that we hold near and dear to our hearts, there’s one fair that took place in our state that we’ll never forget.

Back in 1964, the New York World’s Fair once again graced the Big Apple with it’s presence, forever leaving its mark on the city. Today you’re able to see pieces of the past like the fair’s famous Unisphere, still be found in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.

Ready for an incredible blast to the past? This rare footage from the 1960s shows our big city like you’ve never seen it before:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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