The Legend of the Lion King

Last Updated on: October 6th, 2022

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s extinct The Legend of the Lion King attraction including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!

The Legend of the Lion King Description

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The Legend of the Lion King was a stage show that used enormous puppets to tell the story of The Lion King. It was replaced by the 4D show Mickey’s PhilharMagic in 2002.

The Legend of the Lion King Fun Facts

  • The characters in the show were called “Humanimals.”

The Legend of the Lion King Details

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