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Disneyland Opening Day: What You Didn't Know

Happy Anniversary to the Happiest Place on Earth! The Grand Opening of Disneyland was 59 years ago today!! Construction began in 1954 and the park was unveiled during a special televised press event on the ABC Television Network on July 1955

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from Click Americana

Disneyland opens (1955

Disneyland opens (1955) When Southern California’s Disneyland opened on July 17, 1955, not only were there thousands of kids and their parents in attendance, there were also hoards of media types. Here’s a story from Life magazine about the day Walt Disney’s first amazing theme park opened — when all you needed.

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Disneyland's opening day, 1955.

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from Mail Online

Rare photos reveal the chaos of Disneyland's opening day in 1955

On the opening day, people arrived in droves, with many using the riverboat as a means of transport

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Although it's widely known that Disneyland's "official" opening day was July 17, 1955...this newpaper clipping from 1955 proclaims the big day as July 18.

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Disneyland Public Opening Day July 18, 1959

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from Etsy

Hong Kong Disneyland Opening Day Stamp "Pluto" Space Mountain Pendant with Chain (reversible locket)

Hong Kong Disneyland Opening Day Stamp Pluto by TicketTrinkets, $30.00

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from Etsy

Hong Kong Disneyland Opening Day Stamp "Simba & Nala" Lion King Pendant with Chain (reversible locket)

Hong Kong Disneyland Opening Day Stamp Simba & by TicketTrinkets, $30.00

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Disneyland Opening Day Attractions

Welcome to my blog about the grand history of Disneyland Tickets. Also featuring tickets and goodies from Knott's Berry Farm, Magic Mountain, Disneyworld and more...

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