monorail facts

A Highway in the Sky: 8 Cool Facts About the Disney Monorail

By Max Lark

Everyone knows that Walt Disney was a pioneering cartoonist, filmmaker, and family entertainment icon. Less well known is the fact that he was a visionary futurist with an abiding interest in transportation. Disney Editions’ The Disney Monorail: Imagineering a Highway in the Sky, a stunning, lavishly illustrated book out on September 15, 2020, reveals…

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D23-EXCLUSIVE Pin Set Celebrates 65 Years of the Disney Theme Park

By the D23 Team

This item is SOLD OUT. Be sure to check out our limited-edition pin set for D23 Fantastic Worlds.

Celebrate 65 years of Disney theme parks and relive some of your favorite memories with this pin set inspired by six of our favorite park icons, created exclusively for D23 by Disney artist Ricky De Los Angeles.

Based on the special Fall 2020…

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Digging in to Disney Theme Parks’ Food & Beverage Revolution

By Zach Johnson

One bite of the grilled pork tenderloin at California Grill in 1995 was all it took. As Karen McClintock, Food & Beverage Content Relations Manager, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, dug into the savory dish—served with goat cheese polenta, mushrooms, kalettes, bacon, dried cherries, zinfandel glaze—she realized the Disney dining experience was…

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Go on an Adventure with These Disney Parks Attraction Posters

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Pirates! Ghosts! Hippos that wiggle their ears and blow bubbles! No matter what perils and thrills appear on our adventures, we can’t help but return to experience the fun all over again. At Disney Parks around the world, you can find adventure in all sorts of places—from jungle rivers and ancient temples in the aptly-named Adventureland, to…

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Eating Our Way Through 65 Years of Disney Theme Parks

By Jim Frye

The savory aroma of a smoked turkey leg at Disney’s Hollywood Studios; the sweet taste of churros at Disneyland; the tangy deliciousness of a DOLE Whip at Magic Kingdom; or the cool, refreshing pleasure of a Mickey Premium Ice Cream Bar on a warm summer afternoon. The ever-evolving, always-enticing food stands and eateries at Disney theme parks have…

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Discover the Worlds of Fantasy with These Disney Parks Attraction Posters

By Jocelyn Buhlman

A fairy tale adventure can start many ways: A sprinkle of pixie dust, a blustery day—even preparing for a concert can kick off a “Once upon a time…” to take you on a magical journey. For guests at Disney Parks, the fantasy starts the moment you arrive and continues as you step into each attraction. As part of our continued celebration of…

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Making Movie Magic in Disney Parks

By Zach Johnson

Set foot in any Disney theme park and you’ll find attractions and experiences inspired by the most beloved characters and stories in cinematic history… and in some cases, those very films may have actually been made inside a Disney theme park! Over the years, the parks have appeared in a number of film productions, including D.A.R.Y.L. (1985),…

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JUST ANNOUNCED: D23 Celebrates 65 Years of The Disney Theme Park

By the D23 Team

It was 65 years ago that Disneyland first welcomed guests to enjoy a new kind of experience: the theme park. And to mark the occasion, Disney twenty-three has created a one-of-a-kind, stand-alone issue, filled with rich stories and stunning photography that look at the development and evolution of the Disney theme park. Disney artist Ricky De Los…

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Explore the World of Tomorrow with These Disney Parks Attraction Posters

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Disney theme parks around the world challenge guests to imagine a great, big, beautiful tomorrow through attractions themed to grand ideas of the future. In honor of our celebration of 65 years of the Disney Theme Park, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite attraction posters from Disney parks around the world that celebrate visions of the…

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