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Wondering when did Space mountain open? Or are you asking when did this or that attraction open? Look no further. Below is a list of attractions and resorts opening dates

Disney History By Date:

1971

10-01-1971
Walt Disney World
Open

10-01-1971
Magic Kingdom
Open

10-01-1971
Cinderella’s Golden Carousel
Open

10-01-1971
Contemporary Resort
Open

10-01-1971
Country Bear Jamboree
Open

10-01-1971
Dumbo
Open

10-01-1971
Enchanted Tiki Room
Open

10-01-1971
Frontierland Shootin’ Arcade
Open

10-01-1971
Hall of Presidents
Open

10-01-1971
Haunted Mansion
Open

10-01-1971
It’s A Small World
Open

10-01-1971
Jungle Cruise
Open

10-01-1971
Mad Tea Party
Open

10-01-1971
Main Street Vehicles
Open

10-01-1971
Peter Pan’s Flight
Open

10-01-1971
Polynesian Resort
Open

10-01-1971
Snow White’s Scary Adventure
Closed

10-01-1971
Swiss Family Treehouse
Open

10-01-1971
Tomorrowland Indy Speedway
Open

10-01-1971
Walt Disney World Railroad
Open

11-19-1971
Fort Wilderness Cabins
Open

1973

05-20-1973
Liberty Square Riverboat
Open

05-20-1973
Tom Sawyer Island
Open

12-15-1973
Pirates of the Caribbean
Open

1975

01-15-1975
Carousel of Progress
Open

01-15-1975
Space Mountain
Open

1980

09-01-1980
Days of Christmas Shop
Open

09-23-1980
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Open

1982

10-01-1982
Epcot
Open

10-01-1982
American Adventure
Open

10-01-1982
El Rio Del Tiempo
Closed

10-01-1982
World Showcase
Open

10-01-1982
Canada
Open

10-01-1982
France
Open

10-01-1982
Germany
Open

10-01-1982
Italy
Open

10-01-1982
Japan
Open

10-01-1982
Mexico
Open

10-01-1982
United Kingdom
Open

10-01-1982
Spaceship Earth
Open

“Here in Florida, we have something special we never enjoyed at Disneyland…the blessing of size. There’s enough land here to hold all the ideas and plans we can possibly imagine.” – Walt Disney

1983

03-05-1983
Journey Into Imagination
Closed

1984

09-07-1984
Morocco
Open

1986

01-15-1986
Living Seas
Closed

1988

07-01-1988
Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
open

07-05-1988
Maelstrom
open

10-01-1988
Caribbean Beach Resort
open

1989

05-01-1989
Disney’s MGM/Hollywood Studios
open

05-01-1989
Backlot Tour
open

05-01-1989
Great Movie Ride
open

05-01-1989
Magic of Disney Animation
open

06-19-1989
Typhoon Lagoon
open

08-25-1989
Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular
open

10-19-1989
Wonders of Life
Closed

12-15-1989
Star Tours
open

1990

11-05-1990
Disney’s Yacht Club Resort
open

11-19-1990
Disney’s Beach Club Resort
open

12-17-1990
Honey, I Shrunk The Kids Playground
open

1991

05-16-1991
Muppet Vision 3-D
open

05-17-1991
Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter
open

11-22-1991
Beauty and the Beast Stage Show
open

12-20-1991
Disney’s Old Key West Resort
open

1992

01-07-1992
Voyage of the Little Mermaid
open

07-02-1992
Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside
open

07-17-1992
Splash Mountain
open

1994

04-29-1994
All-Star Sports
open

04-30-1994
Astro Orbiter
open

05-28-1994
Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
open

06-11-1994
Tomorrowland Transit Authority
open

07-01-1994
Innoventions East & West
open

07-22-1994
Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
open

11-21-1994
Honey, I Shrunk The Audience
open

11-22-1994
All-Star Music
open

1995

01-21-1995
Circle of Life
open

01-23-1995
Galaxy Palace Theater in Tomorrowland
open

04-01-1995
Blizzard Beach
open

1996

03-01-1996
Disney’s Hilton Head Resort
open

06-21-1996
Judge’s Tent
open

06-29-1996
Donalds Boat
open

06-29-1996
Minnie’s Country House
open

07-01-1996
Disney’s Boardwalk Inn
open

07-01-1996
Disney’s Boardwalk Villas
open

08-06-1996
Downtown Disney Rainforest Cafe
open

09-15-1996
Ellen’s Energy Adventure
open

09-28-1996
First International Food & Wine Festival
open

10-01-1996
Ariel’s Grotto
open

10-01-1996
Goofy’s Barnstormer
open

10-03-1996
World of Disney Store
open

1997

01-16-1997
Shrunken Ned’s Junior Jungle Boats
open

03-28-1997
Wide World of Sports
open

08-01-1997
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
open

10-13-1997
LEGO Imagination Center
open

“I don’t like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It’s just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess.” – Walt Disney

1998

04-22-1998
Disney’s Animal Kingdom
open

04-22-1998
Boneyard
open

04-22-1998
Conservation Station
open

04-22-1998
Dinosaur
open

04-22-1998
Discovery Island Trails
open

04-22-1998
Festival of the Lion King
open

04-22-1998
It’s Tough To Be A Bug
open

04-22-1998
Kilimanjaro Safaris
open

04-22-1998
Pangani Forest Exploration Trail
open

04-22-1998
Pocahontas and her Forest Friends
open

04-22-1998
Wildlife Express Train
open

04-22-1998
Flights of Wonder
open

06-18-1998
Mickey’s Country House
open

06-19-1998
DisneyQuest
open

07-30-1998
Disney Magic Maiden Voyage from Port Canaveral
open

10-07-1998
Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin
open

11-22-1998
Tree of Life
open

1999

03-17-1999
Test Track
open

03-18-1999
Kali River Rapids
open

03-31-1999
Maharajah Jungle Trek
open

04-22-1999
Sounds Dangerous Starring Drew Carey
open

06-05-1999
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
open

07-02-1999
Fairytale Garden
open

07-30-1999
Rock ‘N’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith
open

08-15-1999
Disney Wonder Maiden Voyage from Port Canaveral
open

10-01-1999
Imageworks
open

10-01-1999
Kidcot Stations
open

10-01-1999
Illuminations: Reflections of Earth
open

10-01-1999
Journey Into Your Imagination
closed

2000

11-15-2000
Villas at Wilderness Lodge
open

2001

04-16-2001
Animal Kingdom Lodge
open

05-24-2001
Magic Carpets of Aladdin
open

08-01-2001
Once Upon A Toy
open

10-01-2001
Playhouse Disney – Live on Stage
open

10-01-2001
Pizza Planet Arcade
open

10-01-2001
Walt Diseny: One Man’s Dream
open

11-01-2001
Affection Section
open

11-01-2001
TriceraTop Spin
open

2002

04-01-2002
Disney Pin Traders Shop
open

04-01-2002
Primeval Whirl
open

06-02-2002
Journey Into Imagination with Figment
open

07-01-2002
Disney’s Beach Club Villas
open

“I only hope that we don’t lose sight of one thing – that it was all started by a mouse.” – Walt Disney

2003

06-30-2003
Toontown Hall of Fame Tent
open

08-15-2003
Mission: SPACE
open

10-03-2003
Mickey’s Philhar Magic
open

12-14-2003
Disney’s Pop Century Resort
open

2004

05-17-2004
Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
open

11-11-2004
Mickey’s Mart: Everything $10 and Under Store
open

11-11-2004
Turtle Talk with Crush
open

11-16-2004
Bruce’s Shark World
open

11-16-2004
Stich’s Great Escape
open

2005

04-23-2005
Mickey’s Pantry
open

05-05-2005
Soarin’
open

05-05-2005
Lights, Motor Action Extreme Stunt Show
open

09-01-2005
Pooh’s Playful Spot
open

12-09-2005
Journey Into Narnia
closed

2006

04-05-2006
Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique
open

04-07-2006
Expedition Everest
open

10-16-2006
The Seas With Nemo and Friends
open

11-30-2006
Finding Nemo – The Musical
open

2007

04-02-2007
Monster’s Inc Laugh Floor Comedy Club
closed

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