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San Antonio,
Texas,
USA


1968

Theme:
"The Confluence
of Civilizations in
the Americas"

Site: 92 acres


San Antonio's HemisFair '68 featured a 622 foot tall Tower of the Americas designed by O'Neil Ford which stands today and is now used for brodcasting antennae. This exposition helped revitalize the Paseo del Rio Riverwalk area.

Tower of the Americas and HemisFair 1968 Official Souvenir Guidebook
in a photo taken in 2005.

LINKS:
WorldsFair68.info — fan site
Riverwalk
HemisFair '68 — from the Texas State Historical Association
1968, San Antonio, United States - HemisFair '68 - discussion group on World's Fair Community

Hemisfair '68 - photos for purchase
A Guide to HemisFair '68 History and Resources - from the University of Texas at San Antonio

 
 
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