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Disneyland Opening Day: What You Didn't Know

Everyone outside for the Grand Opening of Disneyland. More details in the link of the day it opened. I'd love to go there and walk Walt's footsteps some day, such a shame he never got to see Disney World.

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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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from Business Insider

34 vintage photos of Disneyland that will make you want to be a kid again

Disneyland opening day 1955

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Disneyland opening day 1955 - Phantom Boats with Autopia in the background. From Life Magazine, photos by Allan Grant and Loomis Dean. Color corrected by United Style.

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Disneyland opening day poster (July 17, 1955)----Would love to have this.. My birthday!! ♥

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Disneyland opening day 1955 - Tomorrowland. From Life Magazine, photos by Allan Grant and Loomis Dean. Color corrected by United Style.

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1955 Opening Day Ticket to Disneyland. Price has increased a tad since then!

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mainstreet, disneyland on opening day!

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This makes me giddy with excitement for December.

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