Worlds in Motion: A Celebration of the PeopleMover

By Max Lark

The PeopleMover at Disneyland played a major role in conveying the message of Tomorrowland, a future-focused land all about movement, optimism, and the promise of technology.

In his book Designing Disney: Imagineering and the Art of the Show, Disney Legend John Hench provided an elegant description of this kaleidoscopic place where bright colors,…

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Ticket to Dream

Ticket to Dream: Disneyland Treasures from the Archives

By Kevin Kern, Walt Disney Archives

Do you remember the first time you passed through the turnstiles and into a Disney Park? That unmistakable feeling of excitement—the sense that magic is just a few feet away within the many realms of yesterday, tomorrow, and fantasy—is shared by all who come to these happy places. It’s an exhilarating feeling that millions…

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Check Out These Totally Retro Disneyland Souvenirs to Commemorate 65 Years of Disneyland

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Mouse ear hats. Spirit Jerseys. Autograph books. Throughout Disneyland’s 65 years of magic, there’s always something special you can take home to serve as a memento of your day at the Happiest Place on Earth. No matter where you are, souvenirs act as a way to remind us that the magic of Disneyland—and any Disney park, for that matter—is…

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archives coloring books

Coloring Books from the Walt Disney Archives

By Matt Moryc, Walt Disney Archives

Few activities are as affordable, expressive, and engaging as coloring books. Each page offers the chance to become your own personal art director, encouraging on-the-spot creative decisions such as: Will you stay within the lines? Will you use colors that accurately reflect the scene? Will you add embellishments to the page?…

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news briefs

Virtually Viewing Disneyland’s Magic Happens Parade—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Enjoy a Virtual Viewing of Disneyland’s New Magic Happens Parade

There are so many ways to bring #DisneyMagicMoments right into your living room (or, y’know, whatever comfy place you prefer to occupy whilst watching things on the streaming device of your choice)… and just this past weekend, our good pals at the Disney Parks Blog…

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Indiana Jones Adventure

Uncover 7 Hidden Details & Easter Eggs in Disneyland’s Indiana Jones Adventure

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Celebrating 25 years this month, Disneyland’s Indiana Jones Adventure has been a fan-favorite attraction since opening in 1995. A key part of that passion for Indiana Jones Adventure is the keen attention to detail that is apparent in every part of the attraction. Featuring more than 1,300 props in the queue alone to tell the story of Indiana…

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Magic Happens

Get a Closer Look at Disneyland Park’s New “Magic Happens” Parade Floats

By Zach Johnson

The new Magic Happens parade debuts today at Disneyland Park—and we’ve got your first look at a few of the nine floats inspired by magical moments in movies from Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios! The floats will make their way along Main Street, U.S.A., as more than 90 performers bring this daytime spectacular to…

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Mira, Royal Detective

Mira, Royal Detective Gets a Royally Cool Premiere—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Disney Junior’s newest animated series prepares to premiere next month, and Disneyland offers up a glimpse into what to expect from their latest parade… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Disney Junior’s Mira, Royal Detective Premieres in the U.S. and India Next Month!

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