Tag Archives: Parks/ Attractions

Epcot World Showcase: United Kingdom Pavilion

Epcot UK Pavilion http://www.magicalmouseschoolhouse.com

The United Kingdom Pavilion is one of my favorite stops along Epcot’s World Showcase. It’s a prime location for viewing IllumiNations, especially with patio dining at the Rose & Crown. It’s also conveniently situated near the International Gateway/rear entrance to the Park. And, it’s got these cool red phone booths where you used to be […]

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Disneyland Resort: Matterhorn Bobsleds

Matterhorn at night http://www.magicalmouseschoolhouse.com

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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Space Mountain

Space Mountain photos via Disney’s PhotoPass Space Mountain was one of the first major attractions to debut at Walt Disney World Resort rather than at Disneyland. When it opened in December of 1974, it captured the spirit of the international space race that was occurring at the time, and it was a perfect fit for […]

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The Emporium

Photo via Disney Made Simple Whether your kids are homeschooled or attend traditional school, they all need new clothing and supplies for the upcoming term. Imagine going back-to-school shopping in Small Town, U.S.A., in 1863. You’d likely head somewhere similar to Magic Kingdom’s Emporium. Walt Disney World Imagineers build nothing without a story. Believe it […]

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Magic Kingdom’s New Fantasyland Expansion

Our terrific assistant, Tiffany, has brought us another great post today with a thorough look (in text and photography) at the new Fantasyland expansion at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Be sure to join us tomorrow as we hop aboard Magical Blogorail Yellow. We’ll be talking about the new Fantasyland experiences we’re most looking forward […]

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Disney Channel Rocks!

I’ve heard it said that Tinseltown is one big party. Well, Disney’s Hollywood Studios knows how to party too. Several times throughout the day, Disney Channel Rocks! Sing and dance to your favorite songs from Disney Channel original movies and television series in front of the Sorcerer Mickey hat. It’s the best of both worlds […]

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Walt Disney: One Man’s Dream

Walt once said, “I hope that we don’t lose sight of one thing – that it was all started by a mouse.” But in reality, it was all started by a man named Walt Disney, the original character who was full of imagination and innovation. Disney’s Hollywood Studios features a special attraction called Walt Disney: […]

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Wordless Wednesday

  This week’s theme: Disney Park Wienies Add MAGICAL MOUSE SCHOOLHOUSE to your home library!

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The Great Movie Ride

Today’s post is brought to us by very special Guest Tanya! Tanya is a homeschooled high school student and is also the younger sister of our wonderful assistant Tiffany! Please give Tanya a warm welcome today and let her know how much you enjoyed the article by leaving her a comment below. Thanks! Lights—Camera—Action! Step […]

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The Magic of Disney Animation

Disney’s animated films are often considered classics, ranging from fairy tales to groundbreaking films. Disney’s Hollywood Studios offers a view into how these animated classics are made. At The Magic of Disney Animation, a Disney animator welcomes you into a small theater, and with the help of Mushu, explains the process of developing characters. The […]

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