New York's World's Fairs
1939 and 1964

The New York World’s Fairs of 1939 and 1964 were landmark events in the lives of millions of visitors. Explore through photographs and films, the major attractions GE created for both fairs including the 10-million-volt Steinmetz Hall lightning generator, and the groundbreaking Progressland building that was created in partnership with Walt Disney and featured the first public demonstration of nuclear fusion.

On View June 5 – October 31, 2021

Lecture Gallery