Queensboro Plaza is part of an elevated subway station located in New York City. A double-decked platform station, the Plaza, extends above Queen's Plaza east of the Queensboro Bridge.
Beneath the Planet of the ApesEditJohn Brent and a mute human female named Nova explored the dilapidated passageways of the Plaza subway tunnels. Brent found a moldering placard attached to a wall identifying the Queensboro Plaza. It was at that moment, that he realized that the "alien" world he thought he had discovered was actually his home planet - Earth.
- In the Beneath the Planet of the Apes novelization, the Queensboro Plaza is spelled Queensborough.
- Queensboro Plaza is an actual place in New York City, but is an elevated subway platform that lacks tilework, which is usually only seen in underground subway stations.
- Queens Plaza station which is next to Queensboro Plaza station is the underground station , which would have had a tiled sign. 2 different lines servicing different trains.
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