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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Disneyland’s it’s a small world

Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Disneyland’s it’s a small world? The trees planted on the roof of Disneyland’s it’s a small world conceal the immensity of the attraction’s building. And it happened by accident! When it’s a small world was in the design process, some trees were left on top […]

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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Dumbo the Flying Elephant

Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Dumbo the Flying Elephant? Dumbo the Flying Elephant attraction was originally developed as a take off of the Pink Elephants on Parade sequence of the 1941 classic Disney animation, Dumbo. Imagineers decided that segment might be too scary for small children, so they re-thought the […]

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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Disneyland’s Splash Mountain

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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MALEFICENT’s Elle Fanning Visits Disneyland

Actress Elle Fanning, who plays the iconic role of Aurora in Disney Studios’ upcoming live-action film, MALEFICENT, recently visited Disneyland and posed in front of her character’s “home,” Sleeping Beauty Castle. MALEFICENT explores the untold story of Disney’s most iconic villain from the classic animation SLEEPING BEAUTY and the elements of her betrayal that ultimately turn her […]

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Create Your Own Ultimate Field Trip

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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Magical Mouse Schoolhouse: February Review

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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Disneyland Resort: Matterhorn Bobsleds

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: The Sailing Ship Columbia

One great excursion into the Frontierland of Disneyland Park takes us out on open waters—OK, maybe not-so-open waters—aboard a full-scale replica of the first American vessel to circumnavigate the globe. The original Columbia Rediviva left Boston Harbor in 1787 to “carry the Stars and Stripes around the World.” It returned to port after three years, […]

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Valentine’s Day Weekend at Disneyland Resort

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

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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