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14 Facts You May Not Know About Walt Disney World

6) Disney College Program Most Walt Disney World Cast Members wear name tags that have their first names and their hometowns. Sometimes, you’ll see someone who has the name of a college or university instead of a hometown. These aren’t just Cast Members who are proud of their colleges (although many of them are), they are members of the Disney ...

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14 Facts You May Not Know About Walt Disney World

7) Utilidors Ever wonder why you don’t see a Cast Member from Adventureland walking across Tomorrowland? That’s because most of the Magic Kingdom is built on the second story level. The water level in Central Florida is too high to be able to have underground tunnels, so the park was built up higher instead. The first level is known as ...

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14 Facts You May Not Know About Walt Disney World

8) Gum If you want to chew gum while on your Disney vacation, you will need to bring your own with you. Gum is not sold in any store at Walt Disney World, including the candy stores. Gum is hard to clean up after, and too many people have no problem with dropping a piece on the ground when they ...

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14 Facts You May Not Know About Walt Disney World

9) Two Finger Point If you are parking your car or asking for directions you might notice that the Cast Member uses two fingers to point instead of just his or her index finger. Sometimes the point is with the whole hand and the palm open. There are two reasons that Cast Members are not allowed to use a one ...

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14 Facts You May Not Know About Walt Disney World

10) Pest Control It is fairly well known that there is a colony of feral cats at Disneyland Resort in California. The cats are there for pest control. They are well taken care of, and if a new cat is seen it will be caught and fixed so that the population will stay under control. The cats are mostly unseen ...

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14 Facts You May Not Know About Walt Disney World

11) Tinkerbell’s Flight One of the highlights of the Happily Ever After fireworks display is the flight of Tinkerbell. She flew for years during Wishes Nighttime Spectacular, and fans were thrilled to see that she has been included in that show’s replacement. There’s one thing that you may not want to think about Tinkerbell as she flies overhead. Chances are, ...

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14 Facts You May Not Know About Walt Disney World

12) Cinderella Castle Facts Cinderella Castle is the most photographed structure at Walt Disney World. It is also a bit of a marvel. The Castle stands at 189 feet if measured from the bottom of the moat. If it were one foot taller it would be required to have a lightning rod on top. There is no actual gold used ...

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14 Facts You May Not Know About Walt Disney World

13) Beastly Kingdom Ever wonder why there is a Unicorn Parking Lot at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, or think a dragon in the park’s logo seems a little bit out of place? Those are both nods to the land that never was. When Disney’s Animal Kingdom was in the planning stages, there was supposed to be a land known as Beastly ...

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14 Facts You May Not Know About Walt Disney World

14) The Seas at Epcot There is more to The Seas than just a chance to see some characters from Finding Nemo. It is the largest inland saltwater aquarium in the world. It holds 5.7 million gallons of man-made saltwater. The area is so big that Spaceship Earth could fit inside and there would still be room. There are 85 ...

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14 Facts You May Not Know About Walt Disney World

There are things that all Disney fans know about Walt Disney World. Cinderella Castle is automatically associated with the Magic Kingdom, and Spaceship Earth is recognizable as well. For some people, that’s where their knowledge of Walt Disney World stops. Others know a bit more than that. They can name the four theme parks and two water parks without blinking ...

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