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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Disneyland’s Splash Mountain

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Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Disneyland’s Splash Mountain? Splash Mountain at Disneyland Park is a 52-foot drop (equivalent to a 5-story building) at a 47-degree angle. At the attraction’s opening, it was the longest flume chute in the world! (Via Disney Trivia from the Vault, by Dave Smith.) *Our friend […]

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Create Your Own Ultimate Field Trip

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As you recall, we at Magical Mouse Schoolhouse have participated in The Ultimate Field Trip to Walt Disney World Resort for the past several years. While the annually-organized event has now ceased, we are excited to let you know about the brand new, Create Your Own version of The Ultimate Field Trip! To celebrate the […]

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Our #DisneySide @ Home Celebration

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Our #DisneySide @ Home Celebration was last Friday afternoon, and boy did we have fun getting to know new friends (and old cousins) better! If you recall, my family recently moved to Florida from Texas about four months ago. When I was selected to host a Disney Side party, I wasn’t sure if I knew […]

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Magical Mouse Schoolhouse: February Review

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We hope you enjoyed our cyber visit to Disneyland Park this month! We’ll check out Disney’s California Adventure in a couple months, after we spend some quality time at Epcot. I know a lot of you have been snowed under a lot in February. Hopefully, that gave you time to learn while you played here […]

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Tiggerific Tuesday #DisneyTrivia: Sleeping Beauty Castle

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Tiggerific Tuesday #DisneyTrivia: Sleeping Beauty Castle If you’re like me, you’ve also wondered why Sleeping Beauty Castle is so much smaller than its other Disney Parks counterparts. Well, when Disneyland was in development stages, Walt Disney recalled stories about how European castles had been built extremely large and imposing so as to intimidate the poor […]

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Disneyland Resort: Matterhorn Bobsleds

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Ever seeking ways to improve, or plus, his theme park, the gears of Walt Disney’s imagination never ceased to crank. While on vacation in Europe on the set of the 1959 film, Third Man on the Mountain, Walt took in the majesty of the mountain on which he stood, and pieces of the what-to-build-next puzzle […]

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Disneyland Resort: it’s a small world

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Walt Disney’s early ideas for what we know as Disneyland Resort began small, with plans for a “Mickey Mouse Park” across the street from the Walt Disney Studios. But, of course, grander visions and constant plussing developed into a full, imaginative experience that incorporated all the genres of storytelling Walt so enjoyed. The Park became […]

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Tiggerific Tuesday #DisneyTrivia: Disneyland Railroad Stations

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Did you know today’s Tiggerific Tuesday #DisneyTrivia about the Disneyland Railroad Stations? The Disneyland Railroad makes a total of four stops, including Main Street, U.S.A., New Orleans Square, Mickey’s Toontown, and Tomorrowland. Which is your favorite stop? get the InLinkz code Add MAGICAL MOUSE SCHOOLHOUSE to your home library!

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Valentine’s Day Weekend at Disneyland Resort

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Do you know what tomorrow is? It’s a special holiday people celebrate to show those close to them how much they are loved—aka Valentine’s Day! Guests lucky enough to be spending the day at Disneyland Resort are in for some very sweet treats. Minnie Mouse greets Guests in heart-warming style to kick off this Valentine […]

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Disneyland Resort: Fantasy Faire

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Disneyland Resort recently expanded the Fantasyland portion of Disneyland Park, but the transition so perfectly blends that it seems as if it’s been there since time began—at least since Disneyland time began. A small, stone footbridge leads left of Sleeping Beauty Castle Walkthrough into the Fantasy Faire setting of days gone by, where “once upon […]

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Wordless Wednesday: Disney Signs

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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Robert Sherman

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Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Robert Sherman? Legendary songwriter Robert Sherman, pictured above with his […]

Disney Cruise Line: The Disney DREAM

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Just three years ago, the Disney Cruise Line fleet expanded with the launch of the Disney DREAM. I was honored […]

Disney Cruise Line: The Disney WONDER in Alaska

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We are so pleased to have our friend and very special Guest, Sean Sowell, with us today! Sean has been […]

Wordless Wednesday: Water

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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: DCL Godmothers

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Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about the Disney Cruise Line (DCL) ship godmothers? Each of the […]