Saturday, July 13, 2013
Soaring Over The House of the Future
The guest who took this March 1960 photo perfectly captured an aerial view from the Skyway of the Monsanto House of the Future. Located at the edge of Tomorrowland and Fantasyland, this gigantic home of plastic stuck out like a sore thumb in Walt's original park. Today, flush with nostalgia, many miss this kitschy little peak into the "future."
Zooming in, you can see the paved road on the right, which allowed the Omnibus to journey further into Fantasyland, rather than merely stop at the Hub's circular path.
A colorful vintage Disney publicity shot; who knew that the future could look so romantic?
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