Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about the Civil War scene at Epcot’s American Adventure show? The Civil War scene in Epcot’s American Adventure show tugs at the heartstrings of many Guests. The story it demonstrates is one of a family split apart; one son chooses to fight for the Union, while […]
While some of the other World Showcase Pavilions incorporate bits and pieces of national landmarks to represent the whole of each country represented, Epcot’s Italy Pavilion pulls primarily from the architecture of Venice, as it is highly recognizable and distinctly Italian. Enter the Pavilion between two regal columns. Atop one stands a lion statue—the guardian […]
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Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Spaceship Earth, aka the big silver golf ball? Many have said through the years that the icon of Walt Disney World’s Epcot, Spaceship Earth, resembles a big silver golf ball. Imagine if it really were… The golfer would have to stand about 1.2 miles high, […]
In designing Epcot’s Japan Pavilion Walt Disney Imagineers incorporated Japanese design principles of balance, harmony, simplicity, formality and delicacy to evoke a sense of serenity and drama, characteristic features of traditional Japanese settings. All major elements are arranged within view of the Pavilion’s central entry point, spanning from the torii gate on the lagoon to […]
The 75-day 22nd Annual Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival opened last week and will run until May 17, 2015. The park’s landscape is abloom with floral splendor of “flower towers” and beds of multi-colored blooms. At least 70,000 bedding plants surround the Future World East and West lakes alone, with 220 mini-gardens set afloat […]
Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Epcot World Showcase? When Epcot was being “imagineered,” a number of countries were considered for inclusion in the World Showcase, but not all could obtain sponsorship. Some that were excluded? Spain, Russia, Switzerland, and Costa Rica. What are some other countries that were considered for […]
We live near Walt Disney World now, but every trip we’ve taken through the years has been…unforgettable! #Disney #WordlessWednesday Unforgettable! Click To Tweet Add MAGICAL MOUSE SCHOOLHOUSE to your home library!
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This past week has been full of big events for us here at Magical Mouse Schoolhouse! On Saturday, we got to attend Wild Days at SeaWorld and meet Bindi Irwin, the adorable and incredibly-passionate-about-wildlife one and only daughter of the late Steve Irwin, aka the “Crodocile Hunter.” We kicked off our 5th Blogoversary celebration with […]