Magic Kingdom

Walt Disney famously said his theme parks would never be finished. Over the years, the parks have seen a number of changes. Most of the updates have been welcomed, but often times, these changes leave Disney fanatics longing for the past. Though these attractions are no longer with us, they…

RIP Mr. Toad Here is a rundown of five interesting decisions Walt Disney World officials have made since the resort opened on Oct. 1, 1971. No Pirates of the Caribbean: Apparently, officials thought since Central Florida was so close to the Caribbean, an attraction about pirates in the Caribbean might…

(Photo by Todd DeFeo) LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Walt Disney World, gearing up for its 40th anniversary, is a bevy of construction activity these days, with a new resort and a major expansion to the Magic Kingdom in the works. Here’s a quick rundown of the major projects under…

Walt Disney World guests will soon be able to schedule a time to meet Mickey Mouse. Because of the expansion to Fantasyland, Mickey has been displaced from his Toontown Fair-based Country Home. The famous mouse is moving to Main Street’s Town Square. “Mickey and Main Street, U.S.A. are great examples…

Mickey’s Toontown Fair is expected to close in February to make way for the Fantasyland expansion, according to a post on the Disney Parks blog. Mickey and Minnie, whose houses are in Mickey’s Toontown Fair, will move to a space in Town Square Exposition Hall on Main Street U.S.A. Tinker…