Event - World”€™s Fair Memories with the Queens Memory Project

World”€™s Fair Memories with the Queens Memory Project

08.08.14, 2:00 pm

In 1939 and 1964, Queens was the center of the world. Come share your World’s Fair memories with one of our Visitor Experience Agents. Your stories will be saved and shared online at:


Interviews will take place on the second floor near the World’s Fair Visible Storage on Wednesdays and Fridays in August between 2-4pm. Please let the admissions desk know that you would like to share a story.

The Queens Memory Project is a collaboration of the Archives at Queens Library and Queens College Libraries’ Department of Special Collections and Archives.

We invite you to also explore Behind the Curtain: Collecting the New York Fairs, a new exhibition which reveals little known artifacts and souvenirs drawn from national and regional private collections, as well as the Museum’s own.