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This weekend, a new exhibit opened offering a glimpse into Astroland, Coney Island’s iconic amusement park. The “Astroland Archives Photography Exhibit: Back to the Future” details the history of the park from its beginnings in the 1960s, when “the Albert family transformed a square block occupied by Feltman’s Restaurant into a futuristic amusement park that exists to this day.” The exhibit includes the original plans, ephemera, and photos showcasing the construction of various rides like the Astrotower, Mercury Capsule Skyride, Diving Bells, AstroRocket, Water Flume, Cyclone, Space Orbit and the Astroland Restaurant. The show runs through September 1st, and is open Friday-Sun, 1-6pm. Here’s a small sampling of the show. |BrooklynEagle|