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Satsuki and Mei's House
A real-life replica of a home from Hayao Miyazaki's beloved movie "My Neighbor Totoro."
Added by Chrissy
San Antonio, Texas
The Berlin Bear
The quirky gift from West Berlin for the 1968 World's Fair still stands in Hemisfair Park.
Added by satxwdavis
St. Louis, Missouri
1904 World's Fair Flight Cage
What was meant to be a temporary exhibit is now a permanent fixture at the St. Louis Zoo filled with beautiful birds.
Added by GrantL
Texas Centennial Art Deco Buildings
A "Texanic" (gigantic Texas) collection of Art Deco architecture at Dallas' historic Fair Park.
Added by Carolinethrift
The Golden Rondelle
The spaceship-like theater, which is still in use, was one of the most popular exhibits at the 1964 New York World's Fair.
Added by Briebree
Tesla Didn't Invent the Neon Sign, He Imagined Something Even Better
For the inventor, it was all about the possibilities of wireless power.
April 06, 2017
Photographing the 'Lost Utopias' of the Remaining World's Fairs
A new book looks at the sites which once promised to be the future.
September 16, 2016
Exhibition of Achievements of the National Economy
This newly renovated Soviet-era outdoor exhibition center is bigger than the principality of Monaco.
Added by Anastasia Klimchynskaya
Knoxville’s architectural icon was the symbol of the 1982 World’s Fair, even catching the googly eye of Bart Simpson.
Added by Collin
Biosphere of Montreal
Designed by Buckminster Fuller, this relic of the 67 Expo survived fire and ice.
Added by michelle
The Congressman Who Brought Belly Dancing to America
It all began with "abdominal gyrations" at the World's Fair.
March 22, 2016
Finding the Hidden Headwaters of New York's Famous Flushing Creek
Turn right at a burnt-out bridge to find the source of the creek that fed the World's Fair fountains.
March 08, 2016
Maine State Building
This World's Fair showpiece was built in Chicago, but shipped to Maine.
Added by wifeypapollo
The Dutch House
This Dutch-styled residential building was originally a cocoa company's World's Fair showpiece.
Added by ohgood
The New Trend in State Symbols: Guns
September 01, 2015
75 Years Later, the Deadly Bombing That Rocked the New York World's Fair Is Still Unsolved
August 14, 2015
The McBarge: A Failed Floating McDonald's That Wants a Second Chance
January 14, 2015
The world's largest talking cow would like to tell you about the benefits of 100% Wisconsin dairy products, if only she still could.
Added by EricGrundhauser
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