1987 The story begins on 24 March 1987 when Jacques Chirac, French Prime Minister, and Michael Eisner, Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Walt Disney Company, ratified the construction of the Euro Disneyland resort and the development of sector IV of Marne-la-Vallée after several months of negotiations. A ...

Nowadays, the ramparts of Fort Comstock are known for offering one of the most breathtaking views of Frontierland. But did you know they weren’t always open to the public? In early 1993, due to the success of Euro Disneyland, the park launched a major expansion program. It was at this ...

After part 1 on the heritage of the Disneyland Railroad, let’s take a closer look at its four trains From one continent to another Ever since 1955, when Disneyland Resort was built, steam trains have become an icon of Disney Parks around the world. On the one hand, found on ...

From Disneyland Railroad to Big Thunder Mountain, trains have always had a special place at Disneyland Paris. This is hardly surprising when you consider that they held a special place in Walt Disney’s life and in the creation of Disneyland… Walt’s Trains For Walt Disney, railways are – above all ...

From the Rivers of the Far West to the Crater Pools in Discoveryland via the Rio Grande, Disneyland Paris has many waterways with a story to tell… Our journey along the water begins in front of the Disneyland Hotel at Fantasia Gardens, which are truly enchanting with charming streams winding ...

From March 31 to September 30, 2001, Disneyland Paris celebrated the year of the circus performance arts… in its own way! After Mulan, the Legend (1998) put on at Videopolis and paying tribute to the great tradition of the Chinese circus, and Tarzan, the Encounter (2000) at The Chaparral Theater, with its spectacular aerial acrobatics, ...

Based on Walt Disney’s childhood memories, Main Street, U.S.A. is full of historical references to American life at the turn of the century. But did you know that many of the details are also inspired by movies? One of the main inspirations for Main Street, U.S.A., in the Disneyland Paris ...

Discoveryland is the land of technological innovation and the ideal place to set up the prestigious Imagination Institute. Thus, on March 28, 1999, it was inaugurated in a memorable way with the French soccer team, still savoring its World Cup title. It was enough to make you feel very small ...

Completely redesigned as Star Tours: The Adventure Continues for Disneyland Paris’ 25th anniversary celebrations, the legendary Star Tours attraction thrusts passengers into a new experience on the Starspeeder 1000, transporting them on a wild and unpredictable journey to the four corners of the galaxy. Using fully immersive, futuristic technologies, the ...