General Motors Futurama Bulding

General Motors Futurama Bulding

Futurama II Post Card

Futurama II Post Card in Color!

Futurama From Building above

Futurama From Building above

Futurama Advertisement

Futurama Advertisement

Futurama Flyer

Futurama Flyer

Opening Day Parade Advertising the Futurama Exhibit

Opening Day Parade Advertising the Futurama Exhibit

Promotional Video of the Futurama II video inside the building.

The Monsanto House of the Future was an attraction at Disneyland built in 1957. The attraction featured a conceptualized home of the future from the year 1986. The house featured kitchen appliances such as microwaves (that had yet to be commonplace in most homes) The attraction was unfortunately torn down in 1967.

The floor plan below from an article in “Popular Mechanics”:

Below are some of the original concept sketches for the interior. You can see the influence of Charles and Ray Eames, Nelson, Miller, Knoll and others.

Above concept art via JustinSpace