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Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Flushing Bay, NY 11368
+1 718-760-6565
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A great NYC park for people-watching, this was the site of previous World Fairs and offers visitors bicycle paths, the Queens Wildlife Conservation Center, a carousel, freshwater fishing, indoor ice-skating rink and marina.
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  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Flushing Bay, NY 11368
+1 718-760-6565
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park has a zoo and science museum that are good for kids. Aside from that, the only thing to see is the huge globe of the earth sculpture. The rest of the park isn't too exiting. There is a "Queens Museum" that often has...More

Thank JamieNYC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a superb day at Flushing Meadow. The ground entry ticket was fantastic value. We saw a ladies' doubles semi final and Hingis and Murray in their semi final. The venue is easy to get to on the subway and easy to get around....More

Thank BigKevTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park is from the film MIB. However , this park was built to celebrate human's future. It i very impressive and well organized. I recommend go by 4 or 5 pm so you can avoid the sun. And please do not go to this...More

Thank schrodinger2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time visiting Queens and wasn't disappointed This park is just as lovely as Central Park but not as busy. Loads of families with picnics and plenty for the kids to do as well.

Thank Ali61T
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

It's been many years that I had not visited this park. Too many. Today I was drawn here by the Dragon Boat Festival. They do not allow parking in the parking lots by the general public. I went by car and parked by the Subway...More

Thank Sarushkaya
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Love this place to come an stroll and take in various festivals, athletic games or see sights here. The former worlds fair location twice still has some buildings up. Great to see the unisphere and the beautiful grounds. Nice fir kids to run around. Good...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Site of the 1964 World's Fair...nice to visit to see the Unisphere, Tennis Center and the site of the old Shea Stadium.

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We visited Corona park after checking out the CITI fields. We felt like we were in the heart and soul of Queens. Such diversity and fun in the park was beautiful. People were dancing, bbqing, and just hanging out. There are multiple playground for kids....More

Thank Lifeinmovement
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Visiting Corona Park and seeing just how big the Unisphere actually is (Spoiler alert: really big!) were well worth the trip. Just a few steps away from the Queen's museum and get your "Men in Black" on at the remains of the observation decks from...More

Thank JKM007JKM
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We visited the park with the plan to visit the Queens Museum. While the museum was a lovely cultural oasis, the park was a sad reminder of its better days. The Unisphere was amazing, but the fountains were turned off. Kids were playing in the...More

Thank ahavakamm
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Response from Lifeinmovement | Reviewed this property |
For free: a nice walk or run around the park. Also, there are a few playgrounds for kids and barbecue pits if you want to grill or have a picnic.