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impressive but wet to see when windy

The globe and the fountains are pretty impressive and you can get some good pictures as long as you... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
TrevB56
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Camberley, United Kingdom
What a huge globe!

I viewed longing the globe in spare moments from watching the US Open Tennis. Certainly, there is... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
lizarnullas
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Yokohama, Japan
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

The globe and the fountains are pretty impressive and you can get some good pictures as long as you are upwind, otherwise the spray can be a bit wet. Definitely worth a visit if in the area. It has featured in CSI New York on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

I viewed longing the globe in spare moments from watching the US Open Tennis. Certainly, there is Japan. The fountain was cooling hot summer. There are beautiful flower beds too. Take a brief rest please at wonderful place. There was an uncanny observation tower in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

When in the Queens area, give this place a visit. Located in Corona Park, the Unisphere is left over from the 1964 Worlds Fair. A somewhat quiet oasis In NYC. The Unisphere is right next door from the USTA Tennis Center (also worth a visit)....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

If you are going to the US Open, Met's game, Zoo or Museum you should walk over and check it out. The unishere is definitely a cool site to see. It reminds me of epcot in a way.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

Legacy of the 1964 World's Fair, this structure is hugely impressive and dominates Corona Park. Fantastic selfies possible with the globe in the background. Spray from the fountain will keep you cool on a hot day. An off-the-beaten-track item which would give you a break...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

It's not easy to get too, especially by car but I always love visiting the unisphere. I find it best in the mornings, there are few people around and it's a gorgeous sight to take in. Best time to see it is if you can...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jackie Z
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Had no idea that this Awesome work of art is called the Unisphere. I thought it was called the giant globe. My bad. Anyways, I was so happy to finally admire this artwork up and close. Got to admit that it was much larger than...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

Right in the heart of Queens is this amazing globe. It is a really nice place to visit and to take pictures. It is such a great reminder of the World Fair in the 1900s. It is also quite a serene place. However, there are...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Decided to escape the hustle and bustle of Times Square and it was great to be out in the fresh air. The Unisphere can be easily reached by subway and is approx 15-20 mins walk from the 111 Street subway. It wasn't very easy to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This is a very good big park. A place go for a nice walk and take some photos. The big globe is beautiful.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Gordon F
4 September 2017|
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Response from Carlito106 | Reviewed this property |
Far to walk (5 miles or so). But easy 7 train ride to Flushing (20 mins).
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Response from Carole P | Reviewed this property |
No idea. Maybe if you do a search online, you might learn more. When I was there the fountain was not on.
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