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Take 5: Walt Disney Imagineering

Thomas Smith

by , Editorial Content Director, Disney Parks

Thanks to Our Friends at Walt Disney Imagineering, the New Fantasyland Area at Magic Kingdom Park Will Bring the Stories of Dumbo the Flying Elephant, The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and More, to Life When it Grand Opens on December 6

Our friends at Walt Disney Imagineering are a band of creative gurus charged with the creation, development and construction of Disney Parks worldwide. Imagineers are responsible for designing anything from theme parks and cruise ships, to fireworks displays and parades. When the New Fantasyland expansion opens on December 6, you will get to see some Imagineer creativity in play at Be Our Guest Restaurant, Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid, Storybook Circus and more. Read the posts below to see how Walt Disney Imagineering has combined imagination and engineering in their recent projects at Walt Disney World Resort.

Take 5: Walt Disney Imagineering

  1. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea History Is Celebrated at New Fantasyland Event – Imagineers saved some of the water from the 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea attraction, which closed in 1994, and held an event to return a piece of the past to New Fantasyland.
  2. Our Top Five Most Popular Looks Inside New Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom Park – Walt Disney Imagineering has been bringing readers behind-the-scenes looks at the New Fantasyland expansion for more than six months now. Take a look at the five most popular “All in the Details” blog posts.
  3. Live Chat: Talk New Fantasyland With Imagineer Chris Beatty at 2 p.m. EDT – Imagineer Chris Beatty joined us for a live chat to answer questions about the New Fantasyland expansion at Magic Kingdom Park.
  4. New ‘Alice In Wonderland’-Themed Kids’ Water Play Area Opens at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa – Feast your eyes on the new “Alice in Wonderland”-themed kids’ water play area at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, created by our friends at Walt Disney Imagineering.
  5. Walt Disney Imagineers Talk The Country Bear Jamboree Reimagining at Magic Kingdom Park – Imagineers walk you through what you can expect from the Country Bear Jamboree refresh.