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Cinderella’s Castle at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom

Opened in 1971, Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom is the oldest of the WDW theme parks and remains the focal point of the resort property. Each year, the Magic Kingdom sees tens of millions of visitors and is regularly ranked at the top of the world’s most visited theme parks.

The Magic Kingdom is divided into six distinctly different themed “lands.”

  • Main Street USA
  • Frontierland
  • Liberty Square
  • Adventureland
  • Tomorrowland
  • Fantasyland

The centralized, iconic Cinderella’s Castle is the dominant attraction in the park. Other popular Magic Kingdom attractions include: Space Mountain, Pirates of the Caribbean, Splash Mountain and the Seven Dwarfs Mine Ride.

Here are our recent Walt Disney Magic Kingdom news updates. You can find additional Walt Disney World Park information in the menu at the top of this page.

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Complete Rundown of the HUGE Changes Announced for Walt Disney World!

Today’s Disney Parks presentation at the D23 Expo was hyped up to be a show-stopper and it can be safely said that Disney didn’t disappoint. Many of the recent rumors and theories about upcoming Disney World changes were confirmed along with a number of previously unreported surprises. Below is a complete rundown of what was announced today. There was a lot covered, so I tried to keep it organized by resort park.

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Hot Rumor: A TRON Roller Coaster May Be Replacing One of Disney World’s Original Rides!

Yesterday, I gave you a roundup of some of the hottest Disney World rumored changes, and wouldn’t you know it, up pops arguably the hottest rumor yet a few hours later. Our friends over at WDW News Today appear to be pretty confident that the rumors about a TRON ride replacing the Tomorrowland Speedway at Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Here are the rumor details:




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Coming Soon: Group Photos at Disney World’s Pirates of the Caribbean Ride

Disney has announced a new photo opportunity coming soon to the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Much like other in-ride photos, the picture will be snapped during the ride and available to purchase and download after the ride through Disney PhotoPass. According to Disney, the picture will be snapped between the haunted grotto and Golden Age of Piracy segments of the ride.


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Reservations Now Open for Disney World 2017 Halloween and Christmas Dessert Parties

Disney announced today that reservations are now open for dessert parties at both Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party.

The dessert parties take place at the Magic Kingdom’s Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant and offer a wonderful combination of great views of the holiday fireworks shows, as well as, some amazing holiday treats to much on.


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Disney Mobile Ordering Comes to Some Magic Kingdom Restaurants

A little while back, Disney started to offer mobile ordering at select Animal Kingdom restaurants (Satu’li Canteen and Pizzafari) which allowed patrons to use the My Disney Experience mobile app to order and pay for their food in advance and then be notified when it is ready.











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Disney Offers New Limited Time Magic Ticket Package Deal

Disney has announced a special ticket package that makes visiting Walt Disney World parks a bit cheaper for a limited time. The new 4-Park Magic Ticket Package offers visitors to Disney World 4 park day passes for just $70 per day plus tax. A pretty sweet deal….but there is a catch….