Disney World Attractions

A complete rundown of  Walt Disney World attractions along with detailed information and history for each.

Walt Disney’s Carousel of Progress (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
1975
Nothing – Park Expansion
Tom Sawyer Island (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
1973
Nothing – Park Expansion
Prince Charming Regal Carrousel (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
1971
Original Attraction
Swiss Family Treehouse (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
1971
Original Attraction
The Barnstormer (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1996
Grandma Duck’s Petting Farm
The Magic Carpets of Aladdin (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
2001
Mad Tea Party (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1971
Original Attraction
At the Mad Tea Party, spin ‘round and ‘round in a giant pastel teacup during a madcap music-filled adventure.
Liberty Square Riverboat (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
1971
Original Attraction
Peter Pan’s Flight (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1971
Original Attraction
Sail high into the moonlit sky with Peter Pan. Board a colorful galleon and, with the help of some pixie dust, embark on a high-flying adventure, passing many of the unforgettable settings and scenes made famous in Disney’s animated film, Peter Pan.
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1999
Mr Toad's Wild Ride
Astro Orbiter (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
1974
Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1998
Take Flight
Fire lasers to defeat Zurg in this shooting-gallery game that puts you in the center of a thrilling space battle.
Frontierland Shootin’ Arcade (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
1971
Original Attraction
The American Adventure (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
1982
Original Attraction
Turtle Talk with Crush (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
2004
At Turtle Talk with Crush, gather ’round a window to the ocean for a real-time Q-and-A session with your favorite totally tubular turtle. Righteous!
Casey Jr Splash ‘N’ Soak Station (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
2012
Donald’s Boat
The Seas with Nemo & Friends (Disney World Ride)
Y
2007
The Living Seas
Go under the sea—without getting wet—on this attraction based on Disney•Pixar’s Finding Nemo which finds Nemo lost again.
Journey into Imagination with Figment (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1982
Journey into YOUR Imagination
Figment the playful, purple dragon is your guide on Journey into Imagination with Figment, a whimsical ride through the Imagination Institute.
Disney & Pixar Short Film Festival (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
2015
Captain EO
At the Disney & Pixar Short Film Festival, experience popular Disney and Pixar short films like never before—in 4D for the first time ever.
Gran Fiesta Tour Starring The Three Caballeros (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
2007
El Rio del Tiempo
Frozen Ever After (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
2016
Maelstrom
Hoist the sails in Arendelle aboard an ancient Norwegian vessel as you set out into the wondrous wintery world of Frozen!
SeaBase (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
1986
Original Attraction
Stave Church Gallery (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
1988
Original Attraction
Star Wars A Galactic Spectacular (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
2016
Kidcot Fun Stops (Disney World Activity)
Walt Disney World
American Heritage Gallery (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
1982
Original Attraction
Advanced Training Lab (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
2003
Bijutsu-kan Gallery (Disney World Exhibit)
Walt Disney World
Beauty and the Beast Live on Stage (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
1991
Nothing
Be swept into the romantic fairy tale of the Beast who could only be saved by love in Beauty and the Beast Live on Stage- a lavish Broadway-style musical!
Disney Junior – Live on Stage! | Extinct Disney World Show
Walt Disney World
Y
2001
2018
Disney Junior Dance Party!
Bear in the Big Blue House – Live on Stage
Muppet Vision 3D (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
1991
Nothing
Experience the magic of the Muppets during a hilarious, eye-popping film and live-action extravaganza.
Fantasmic! (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
1998
Nothing
See the forces of good and evil battling it out in Mickey’s dream during this nighttime, outdoor extravagant musical.
Star Tours (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1989
Original Attraction
Make the jump to hyperspace as you ride aboard a 3D, motion-simulated space flight to popular destinations from Star Wars.
Jedi Training Academy (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
2007
Star Wars Launch Bay (Disney World Exhibit & Shop)
Walt Disney World
2015
The Magic of Disney Animation
Walt Disney Presents (Disney World Exhibit)
Walt Disney World
2001
Nothing
Festival of the Lion King (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
1998
Original Attraction
In the Festival of the Lion King, delight in the pageantry and puppetry of this big-as-Broadway show celebrating Simba, the lion cub who would be king!
It’s Tough to be a Bug (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
1998
Original Attraction
In It’s Tough to be a Bug, discover what it’s like to be a bug during this 3D film and live show inspired by the Disney•Pixar film, A Bug’s Life.
TriceraTop Spin (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
2002
Nothing
Kali River Rapids (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1999
Nothing
Set out on a rip-roaring, river raft ride through a lush jungle landscape ravaged by illegal logging.
Dinosaur (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1998
Original Attraction
Take off on a scary, prehistoric tour aboard a rip-roaring Time Rover to save a dinosaur from extinction.
Fossil Fun Games (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
Habitat Habit! (Disney World Exhibit)
Walt Disney World
Dino Sue (Disney World Exhibit)
Walt Disney World
Pangani Forest Exploration Trail (Disney World Exhibit)
Walt Disney World
1998
Original Attraction
Maharajah Jungle Trek (Disney World Exhibit)
Walt Disney World
1999
Boneyard (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
Kilimanjaro Safaris (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1998
Original Attraction
Ride off in an open-air vehicle for a day or evening tour of a lush African savanna, home to real-live exotic animals.
Soarin’ Around the World (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
2005
Food Rocks
Take flight on a breezy, airborne adventure as you hang glide above some of the most breathtaking wonders the world has to offer.
Rivers of Light (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
2017
The Jungle Book: Alive with Magic
Get swept away in a timeless show that celebrates the beauty of all living things. With a brilliant fusion of water, sound and light, it’s quite unlike anything you’ve experienced before!
Tomorrowland Speedway (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1971
Original Attraction
Affection Section (Disney World Exhibit)
Walt Disney World
Country Bear Jamboree (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
1971
Original Attraction
Mickey’s Philharmagic (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
2003
Legend of the Lion King
Disney magic meets Disney music in Mickey’s Philharmagic: a spectacular 12-minute 3D fantasy adventure starring Donald Duck.
Test Track (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1999
World of Motion
Design a virtual concept vehicle and then go for a high-octane spin at this attraction that’s thrilling and creative.
Mission SPACE (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
2003
Horizons
Experience authentic NASA-style training and an out-of-this-world space launch on this shuttle simulator.
Impressions de France (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
1982
Original Attraction
Reflections of China (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
2003
The Wonders of China
O Canada! (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
1982
2019
Canada Far and Wide
Original Attraction
Wildlife Express Train (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
1998
Original Attraction
Tree of Life (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
1998
Original Attraction
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1994
Nothing
Hurtle up and down aboard a haunted, elevator-themed ride. You’re about to enter… The Twilight Zone!
Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular! (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
1989
Original Attraction
Cheer on Indy and Marion as they perform amazing stunts with blazing special effects to demonstrate movie-making magic.
Voyage of the Little Mermaid (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
1992
Here Come the Muppets
In Voyage of the Little Mermaid, immerse yourself in unforgettable moments of the hit animated film The Little Mermaid at this live-show puppetry extravaganza!
ImageWorks The What-If Labs (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
1982
Original Attraction
Leave A Legacy (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
1999
Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
1975
Original Attraction
Spaceship Earth (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1982
Original Attraction
Travel in time and explore the history of communication on a ride that takes you from the Stone Age to the computer age
Toy Story Midway Mania (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
2008
Who Wants to be a Millionaire – Play It!
Ride and blast moving targets at this midway-style, 4D shootin’ game starring your favorite Toy Story characters.
Jungle Cruise (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1971
Original Attraction
Set sail for high adventure on a scenic boat tour of the most exotic and exciting rivers across Asia, Africa and South America.
Living with the Land (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1982
Original Attraction
Sail through the greenhouses of The Land Pavilion on a boat tour and behold 9-pound lemons, Mickey-shaped pumpkins and more!
For the First Time in Forever A Frozen Sing-Along Celebration (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
2014
The American Idol Experience
Delight as Frozen springs to life in this lively retelling—packed with a flurry of stories, songs and sing-alongs.
Studio Backlot Tour | Extinct Disney World Attractions
Walt Disney World
1989
2014
Toy Story Land
Original Attraction
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Hall of Fame | Extinct Disney World
Walt Disney World
1989
2016
TBD
Original Attraction
Honey I Shrunk the Kids Movie Set Adventure | Extinct Disney World Attractions
Walt Disney World
2016
Toy Story Land
Innoventions – Extinct Disney World Attraction
Walt Disney World
1994
Communicare
Haunted Mansion (Disney World Ride)
Y
1971
Original Attraction
Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1999
Nothing
Race through the darkened freeways of Los Angeles in a super-stretch limo to the rockin’ tunes of Aerosmith.
Expedition Everest (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
2006
Nothing
Careen through the Himalayan mountains on a speeding train while avoiding the clutches of the mythic Abominable Snowman.
Illuminations: Reflections of Earth (Disney World Show)
Walt Disney World
Y
1999
2019
Epcot Forever
Behold the past, present and future of Earth in Illuminations- a stunning fireworks show that celebrates the spirit of humanity.
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Ride (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1980
Nothing
On Disney World’s Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Ride, Race through a haunted gold-mining town aboard a rollicking runaway mine train.
Pirates of the Caribbean (Disney World Ride)
Y
1973
Original Attraction
Wander a meanderin’ alleyway within a Spanish fortress and board a small barge for a spellbinding high-seas adventure. Escape through a shadowy grotto past the ghostly catacombs of fallen pirates and swoop down a small rushing waterfall—your passageway to the Golden Age of Piracy.
Test Track Cool Wash (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Primeval Whirl (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
2002
Nothing
Spin and slide on a time-machine coaster back to the dinosaur age through a madcap maze of curves and drops.
Space Mountain (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
1975
Nothing – Park Expansion
Festival of Fantasy Parade (Disney World)
Walt Disney World
2014
Celebrate: A Dreams Come True Parade
Cinderella Castle (Disney World Attraction)
Walt Disney World
1971
Original Attraction
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train (Disney World Ride)
Walt Disney World
Y
2014
Pooh's Playful Spot
Dumbo the Flying Elephant (Disney World Ride)
Y
1971 (Original Location); 2012 (New Location)
Soar high in the sky on a whimsical flight over Storybook Circus aboard Dumbo the Flying Elephant.
Facebooktwitterpinterest