Palaces for the People

On View: 
Thursday, July 14, 1977 to Sunday, September 18, 1977

This exhibition surveys 100 years of resort and motel architecture and design in the United States. The photographs and architectural drawings on display are complemented by an array of objects and ephemera, including matchboxes, menus, towels, cutlery and stationery.

Organized by Richard B. Oliver, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum’s Curator of Architecture and Design.