Model videos

// SLIDESHOWS

We are very proud to present this exclusive musical slideshow (including never before seen photos) of Walt Disney's original Epcot model with its original 1967 narration from the Carousel of Progress. From the cosmopolitan hotel and the enclosed shopping center to the low density housing, you will also discover Epcot's stadiums, heliports, amusement park, nuclear power plant, PeopleMover and Monorail stations.

(c) the-original-epcot.com

// ORIGINAL 1967 MODEL PRESENTATION

In these rare clip, you can see the model as it was designed for the last act of Walt Disney's Carousel of Progress at Disneyland. The full model included a lot of animated parts, most notably: the rides of the amusement park, the monorails, some vehicules as well as internal and external lights.

(c) The Walt Disney Company

// ORIGINAL 1967 MODEL MAKING OF

In these second rare clip, the E.P.C.O.T model is being constructed. The level of details added to the architecture and to the landscape was personally asked by Walt Disney even if he did not saw the completed model.

(c) The Walt Disney Company

// E.P.C.O.T MODEL SHOWCASE (MAGIC KINGDOM, 2012)

The model section displayed at the Magic Kingdom is shown here in its 2012 condition, 9 years after a light renovation. A large number of lights are off and most figurines, vehicules or details are missing.
Filmed by Sebastien Barthe, October 2012.
(c) the-original-epcot.com

// E.P.C.O.T MODEL SHOWCASE (MAGIC KINGDOM, 2013-2014)

After the 2013 extensive restoration, the model never looked as good. All the lights have been changed and all the buildings have been cleaned. A lot of details have been renovated as well like the double ferris wheel animation.

Filmed by Sebastien Barthe, October 2013.
(c) the-original-epcot.com

Filmed by Eric Chu, January 2014.
(c) the-original-epcot.com