The Golden Girls

Picture It: Celebrating 35 Years of The Golden Girls

By Julia Vargas, Walt Disney Archives

Thank you for being a friend! September 14, 2020, marks 35 years since Touchstone Television’s The Golden Girls first aired on NBC. Early press materials describe the show as “[capturing] the humorous and poignant relationships that develop between four single women—two widows, a divorcee and her mother—spending their…

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Disney twenty-three Summer 2020

Summer 2020

Film critic and historian Leonard Maltin honors the revered work of the Archives in preserving more than 100 years of Disney treasures—plus, producer and director Don Hahn previews his new Disney+ film Howard, exclusive interviews with Kermit the frog and Miss Piggy, and Sir Kenneth Branagh, Dame Judy Dench, and Josh Gad preview Artemis Fowl.

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Walt Disney Archives 2020 Events and Exhibitions


In 2020, the Walt Disney Archives will celebrate its 50th anniversary and, to mark this special occasion, the department is spreading some extra pixie dust by introducing several exciting new events and opportunities to view treasured Disney historical objects around the country. The Archives’ very own retrospective exhibition “Inside the Walt Disney…

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