Which opened first: Disney World or Disneyland?

Answer Disneyland opened before Disney World on July 17, 1955. Disney World, also known as The Magic Kingdom, opened later in October of 1971. Disneyland featured 18 attractions upon opening and completed... Read More »

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How big is Disney World compared to Disneyland?

The Walt Disney World Resort is 47 square miles or approximately the size of San Francisco. Disneyland is much smaller in size, as it's only one square mile in size. Disney World has four theme par... Read More »

Is Walt Disney World or Disneyland bigger?

Walt Disney World is bigger than Disneyland. Having learned about land constraints with Disneyland, Walt Disney acquired large amounts of land for Walt Disney World, so it would not be hemmed in by... Read More »

Where are Disneyland and Disney World located?

Disneyland is located in Anaheim, California, a southern suburb of Los Angeles. After Disneyland's success, Walt Disney wanted to build in a place where he would have more room for growth. He chose... Read More »

Can I use my Disney World hopper card in Disneyland?

Yes, you can use any unexpired tickets from Disney World in Florida at Disneyland in California. Just present the ticket at the gate upon arrival. Disneyland tickets, however, are not good at Disne... Read More »