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A True-Life Jungle Cruise with National Geographic: The Nile River

By Justin Arthur and the National Geographic Image Collection

In celebration of the “gnu” excitement coming to the Jungle Cruise attractions at Disneyland Park and Walt Disney World Resort’s Magic Kingdom this summer, along with the Disney’s Jungle Cruise, in theaters and on Disney+ Premier Access on July 30, D23 is teaming up with the National Geographic…

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D23 x Walt Disney Imagineering – Expedition: Jungle Cruise

By the D23 Team

D23: The Official Disney Fan Club and Walt Disney Imagineering team up to bring D23 Members the inside story behind new additions to the Jungle Cruise at Disneyland!

D23 Team Member (and former Jungle Cruise Skipper) Justin Arthur will be your guide with a special panel of creative talent from Walt Disney Imagineering as they take us on a deep…

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Go Wild for These Must-Know Jungle Cruise Facts

By the D23 Team

The World Famous Jungle Cruise attraction has been providing thrills, laughs, and so, so many animal puns since Disneyland opened in 1955. In honor of this beloved attraction, we’re setting sail on a cruise through five wild facts that every fan should know. We’ll be your skipper through the uncharted seas of Disney Parks knowledge… plus you…

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Wildly Creative: The Poster Art of Walt Disney’s Jungle Cruise

By Holly Brobst, Walt Disney Archives

The world-famous Jungle Cruise attraction at Disneyland draws inspiration from Walt Disney’s acclaimed True-Life Adventures film series, as well as numerous far-off locales from around the world that are meant to inspire the intrepid. The original Jungle Cruise poster, seen below, was designed by artist Bjorn Aronson in 1955…

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A True-Life Jungle Cruise with National Geographic: The Congo River

By Justin Arthur and the National Geographic Image Collection

In celebration of the “gnu” excitement coming to the Jungle Cruise attractions at Disneyland Park and Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom this summer, along with the Disney’s Jungle Cruise film, in theaters and on Disney+ Premiere Access on July 30, D23 is teaming up with the National Geographic…

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A True-Life Jungle Cruise with National Geographic: The Mekong River

By Justin Arthur and the National Geographic Image Collection

In celebration of the “gnu” excitement coming to the Jungle Cruise attractions at Disneyland Park and Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom this summer, along with Disney’s Jungle Cruise, in theaters and on Disney+ Premiere Access on July 30, D23 has teamed up with the National Geographic Image…

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New Delightfully Dueling Jungle Cruise Trailers—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt Offer Up Dueling Jungle Cruise Trailers
Happy July! Summer is in full swing, and we’re now less than one month away from the highly anticipated release of Disney’s Jungle Cruise. To celebrate such a momentous occasion, Disney just debuted two hilariously adventurous “dueling” trailers for the film—one…

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Emily Blunt and Director Jaume Collet-Serra Preview Jungle Cruise, Out Next Month

By Max Lark

Spend some time in Hawai‘i and you may hear a local say, “Hawai‘i is the only state in the United States that has never hit 100 degrees” (technically, this is sort of not true: Hawai‘i—and Alaska—have both hit 100 degrees only once before, but in each case, that was prior to their joining the United States). Hawaiians may like to think…

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The Mystery of Disneyland Park’s Jungle Cruise Squid

By Justin Arthur

Lions, tigers, and…squids? Find out how the original Jungle Cruise at Disneyland almost featured a rather unconventional creature in its enigmatic rivers.

In the early 1950’s, Walt Disney dreamed of a way to bring his Academy Award®-winning True-Life Adventures documentary series into his newest and most ambitious project, Disneyland,…

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Jungle Cruise: New Adventures Await!—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

New Trailer for Jungle Cruise
With this week’s brand-new trailer for Disney’s Jungle Cruise, we’re 100% sure there’s all kinds of amazing adventure just around the bend… and we’re so ready!

Inspired by the famous Disneyland attraction, Jungle Cruise is a rollicking thrill-ride down the Amazon with wisecracking skipper Frank…

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