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Disneyland Theme Park in California

Disneyland in CaliforniaAnyone who is planning a trip to Disneyland will want to make sure that they understand everything there is to know about the park before they go. This park is a magical place but it definitely helps knowing some insider Disneyland insider tips.

History of Disneyland Themepark in California

Disneyland is the first amusement park created by Walt Disney and opened on July 17, 1955.

Walt Disney came up with the idea for Disneyland after visiting Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen, Denmark.

He then bought a 160-acre site in Anaheim, California in 1953 and construction began a year later.

Disneyland Map with Galaxy's EdgeMap of Disneyland Themepark

Today, Disneyland is home to 9 lands and over 50 rides & attractions! The lands include Main Street U.S.A., Adventureland, Frontierland, Fantasyland, Tomorrowland, New Orleans Square, Critter Country, Mickey’s Toontown, and the newest addition, Galaxy’s Edge!

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Disneyland Theme Park Insider Tips

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