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The New York Hall of Science Turns 50; Archtober Is Coming

CORONA—The New York Hall of Science is celebrating the 50th birthday of its dedication today. The structure was designed by Wallace Harrison as a permanent fixture for the 1964 World's Fair. To celebrate the anniversary, the Hall of Science is commemorating the dedication ceremonies on their website. [CurbedWire Inbox; official]

EVERYWHERE—Listen up, architecture and design buffs. The fourth annual "Archtober" extravaganza is taking place throughout the city for the entire month of October, celebrating all things related to (can you guess?) architecture and design with a month full of 120-plus events, exhibits, tours, talks, and activities. The theme month comes from the Center for Architecture and American Institute of Architects' New York chapter. [CurbedWire Inbox; official]