1971

“it’s a small world”

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Adventureland

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Country Bear Jamboree

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Disney’s Contemporary Resort

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Dumbo the Flying Elephant

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Fantasyland

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Frontierland

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Frontierland Shootin’ Arcade

October 1, 1971 - Opened

The Hall of Presidents

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Haunted Mansion

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Jungle Cruise

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Liberty Square

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Mad Tea Party

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Magic Kingdom

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Main Street Vehicles

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Main Street, U.S.A.

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Peter Pan’s Flight

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Prince Charming Regal Carrousel

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Swiss Family Treehouse

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Tom Sawyer Island

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Tomorrowland

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Tomorrowland Speedway

October 1, 1971 - Opened as Grand Prix Raceway

Walt Disney World Railroad – Fantasyland

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Walt Disney World Railroad – Frontierland

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Walt Disney World Railroad – Main Street, U.S.A.

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Walt Disney World Resort

October 1, 1971 - Opened

Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room

October 1, 1971 - Opened as Tropical Serenade

Liberty Square Riverboat

October 2, 1971 - Opened

Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort

November 19, 1971 - Opened

1973

Pirates of the Caribbean

December 15, 1973 - Opened

1974

Astro Orbiter

November 28, 1974 - Opened as Star Jets

1975

Space Mountain

January 15, 1975 - Opened

Walt Disney’s Carousel of Progress

January 15, 1975 - Opened

Disney Springs

March 22, 1975 - Opened as Lake Buena Vista Shopping Village

Marketplace

March 22, 1975 - Opened

Tomorrowland Transit Authority Peoplemover

July 1, 1975 - Opened

1977

Disney Springs

May 1, 1977 - Renamed to Walt Disney World Village

1980

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

November 15, 1980 - Opened

1982

The American Adventure

October 1, 1982 - Opened

Canada

October 1, 1982 - Opened

China

October 1, 1982 - Opened

Epcot

October 1, 1982 - Opened as EPCOT Center

France

October 1, 1982 - Opened

Future World

October 1, 1982 - Opened

Germany

October 1, 1982 - Opened

ImageWorks – The “What If” Labs

October 1, 1982 - Opened as ImageWorks

Imagination!

October 1, 1982 - Opened

Impressions de France

October 1, 1982 - Opened

Italy

October 1, 1982 - Opened

Japan

October 1, 1982 - Opened

The Land

October 1, 1982 - Opened

Living with the Land

October 1, 1982 - Opened as Listen to the Land

Mexico

October 1, 1982 - Opened

O Canada!

October 1, 1982 - Opened

Spaceship Earth

October 1, 1982 - Opened

United Kingdom

October 1, 1982 - Opened

Universe of Energy

October 1, 1982 - Opened

World Showcase

October 1, 1982 - Opened

1984

Morocco

September 7, 1984 - Opened

1986

Spaceship Earth

May 29, 1986 - New narration by Walter Cronkite

1988

Norway

June 3, 1988 - Opened

Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

July 1, 1988 - Opened

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

October 1, 1988 - Opened

1989

Animation Courtyard

May 1, 1989 - Opened

Disney Springs

May 1, 1989 - Renamed to Disney Village Marketplace

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

May 1, 1989 - Opened as Disney-MGM Studios

Echo Lake

May 1, 1989 - Opened

The Great Movie Ride

May 1, 1989 - Opened

Hollywood Boulevard

May 1, 1989 - Opened

Bay Slides

June 1, 1989 - Opened

Castaway Creek

June 1, 1989 - Opened

Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon

June 1, 1989 - Opened

Gangplank Falls

June 1, 1989 - Opened

Humunga Kowabunga

June 1, 1989 - Opened

Keelhaul Falls

June 1, 1989 - Opened

Ketchakiddee Creek

June 1, 1989 - Opened

Mayday Falls

June 1, 1989 - Opened

Storm Slides

June 1, 1989 - Opened

Typhoon Lagoon Surf Pool

June 1, 1989 - Opened

1990

Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel

January 1, 1990 - Opened

Walt Disney World Swan Hotel

January 13, 1990 - Opened

E.T. Adventure

June 7, 1990 - Opened

Hollywood

June 7, 1990 - Opened

New York

June 7, 1990 - Opened

Production Central

June 7, 1990 - Opened

San Francisco

June 7, 1990 - Opened as San Francisco/Amity

Universal Orlando Resort

June 7, 1990 - Opened as Universal Studios Florida

Universal Studios Florida

June 7, 1990 - Opened

World Expo

June 7, 1990 - Opened as Expo Center

Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

November 5, 1990 - Opened

Disney’s Beach Club Resort

November 19, 1990 - Opened

1991

Muppet*Vision 3D

May 16, 1991 - Opened

Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter

May 17, 1991 - Opened

Disney’s Old Key West Resort

December 20, 1991 - Opened as Disney Vacation Club Resort

1992

Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside

February 2, 1992 - Opened as Disney's Dixie Landings Resort

Fievel’s Playland

March 9, 1992 - Opened

Splash Mountain

July 17, 1992 - Opened

1993

Universal Orlando Resort

September 15, 1993 - Renamed to Universal City Florida

Living with the Land

September 27, 1993 - Closed as Listen to the Land

Living with the Land

December 10, 1993 - Reopened as

1994

Epcot

January 1, 1994 - Renamed to

Astro Orbiter

January 10, 1994 - Closed as Star Jets

Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort

April 24, 1994 - Opened

Astro Orbiter

April 30, 1994 - Reopened as

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

May 28, 1994 - Opened

Sunset Boulevard

July 22, 1994 - Opened

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror

July 22, 1994 - Opened

Innoventions

September 29, 1994 - Opened

Disney’s All-Star Music Resort

November 1, 1994 - Opened

Spaceship Earth

November 23, 1994 - New narration by Jeremy Irons

1995

Circle of Life: An Environmental Fable

January 21, 1995 - Opened

Chairlift

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Cross Country Creek

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Disney’s Blizzard Beach

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Downhill Double Dipper

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Melt-Away Bay

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Runoff Rapids

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Ski Patrol Training Camp

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Slush Gusher

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Snow Stormers

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Summit Plummet

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Teamboat Springs

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Tike’s Peak

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Toboggan Racers

April 1, 1995 - Opened

Universal CityWalk

November 15, 1995 - Announced as E-Zone

1996

Disney’s Old Key West Resort

January 15, 1996 - Renamed to

TERMINATOR 2: 3-D

April 27, 1996 - Opened

Disney’s BoardWalk Inn

July 1, 1996 - Opened

Disney’s BoardWalk Villas

July 1, 1996 - Opened

Ellen’s Energy Adventure

September 15, 1996 - Opened

Tomorrowland Speedway

September 27, 1996 - Renamed to

The Barnstormer

October 1, 1996 - Opened as The Barnstormer at Goofy's Wiseacre Farm

1997

Universal CityWalk

March 11, 1997 - Renamed to

Commissary Lane

July 1, 1997 - Opened

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

August 1, 1997 - Opened

Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room

September 1, 1997 - Closed as Tropical Serenade

Disney Springs

September 7, 1997 - Renamed to Downtown Disney

West Side

September 15, 1997 - Opened

1998

Universal Orlando Resort

March 26, 1998 - Renamed to Universal Studios Escape

Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room

April 5, 1998 - Reopened as The Enchanted Tiki Room (Under New Management)

Affection Section

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Africa

April 22, 1998 - Opened

The Boneyard

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Conservation Station

April 22, 1998 - Opened

DinoLand U.S.A.

April 22, 1998 - Opened

DINOSAUR

April 22, 1998 - Opened as Countdown to Extinction

Discovery Island

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Discovery Island Trails

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Disney’s Animal Kingdom

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Habitat Habit!

April 22, 1998 - Opened

It’s Tough to be a Bug!

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Kilimanjaro Safaris

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Oasis

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Rafiki’s Planet Watch

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Wilderness Express Train – Africa

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Wilderness Express Train – Rafiki’s Planet Watch

April 22, 1998 - Opened

Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin

November 3, 1998 - Opened

Universal CityWalk

December 10, 1998 - Opened

1999

Disney’s All-Star Movies Resort

January 15, 1999 - Opened

Maharajah Jungle Trek

March 1, 1999 - Opened

Curious George Goes To Town

March 13, 1999 - Opened

Woody Woodpecker’s KidZone

March 13, 1999 - Opened

Woody Woodpecker’s Nuthouse Coaster

March 13, 1999 - Opened

World Expo

March 13, 1999 - Renamed to

Test Track

March 17, 1999 - Opened

Asia

March 18, 1999 - Opened

Kali River Rapids

March 18, 1999 - Opened

The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Camp Jurassic

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Caro-Seuss-El

May 28, 1999 - Opened

The Cat in the Hat

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Doctor Doom’s Fearfall

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Dragon Challenge

May 28, 1999 - Opened as Dueling Dragons

Dudley Do-Right’s Ripsaw Falls

May 28, 1999 - Opened

If I Ran the Zoo

May 28, 1999 - Opened

The Incredible Hulk Coaster

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Jurassic Park

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Jurassic Park Discovery Center

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Jurassic Park River Adventure

May 28, 1999 - Opened

The Lost Continent

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Marvel Super Hero Island

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Me Ship, The Olive

May 28, 1999 - Opened

The Mystic Fountain

May 28, 1999 - Opened

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Popeye & Bluto’s Bilge-Rat Barges

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Port of Entry

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Poseidon’s Fury

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Pteranodon Flyers

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Seuss Landing

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Toon Lagoon

May 28, 1999 - Opened

Universal’s Islands of Adventure

May 28, 1999 - Opened

The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

June 4, 1999 - Opened

Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith

July 29, 1999 - Opened

Loews Portofino Bay Hotel

September 1, 1999 - Opened

Spaceship Earth

September 29, 1999 - Wand is installed

ImageWorks – The “What If” Labs

October 1, 1999 - Renamed to

Leave a Legacy

October 1, 1999 - Opened

Tomorrowland Speedway

December 19, 1999 - Renamed to Tomorrowland Indy Speedway

2000

MEN IN BLACK Alien Attack

April 14, 2000 - Opened

DINOSAUR

May 1, 2000 - Renamed to

Storm Force Accelatron

May 1, 2000 - Opened

Flight of the Hippogriff

June 29, 2000 - Opened as Flying Unicorn

Universal Orlando Resort

July 8, 2000 - Renamed to

Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

November 15, 2000 - Opened as The Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge

2001

Hard Rock Hotel

January 19, 2001 - Opened

Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside

April 1, 2001 - Renamed to

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

April 16, 2001 - Opened

The Magic Carpets of Aladdin

May 24, 2001 - Opened

Walt Disney: One Man’s Dream

October 1, 2001 - Opened

TriceraTop Spin

November 1, 2001 - Opened

2002

Primeval Whirl

March 31, 2002 - Opened

Journey Into Imagination With Figment

June 2, 2002 - Opened

Loews Royal Pacific Resort

June 18, 2002 - Opened

Disney’s Beach Club Villas

July 1, 2002 - Opened

2003

Reflections of China

May 22, 2003 - Opened

Shrek 4-D

June 12, 2003 - Opened

Mission: SPACE

August 15, 2003 - Opened

Mickey’s PhilharMagic

October 8, 2003 - Opened

Disney’s Pop Century Resort

December 14, 2003 - Opened

2004

Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa

May 17, 2004 - Opened

Revenge of the Mummy

May 21, 2004 - Opened

Stitch’s Great Escape!

November 16, 2004 - Opened

Turtle Talk With Crush

November 16, 2004 - Opened

2005

Crush ‘n’ Gusher

March 15, 2005 - Opened

Soarin’

May 5, 2005 - Opened

2006

Expedition Everest – Legend of the Forbidden Mountain

April 7, 2006 - Opened

The High in the Sky Seuss Trolley Train Ride

June 22, 2006 - Opened

Living with the Land

August 20, 2006 - Cast members replaced by automatic narration

The Seas with Nemo & Friends

November 27, 2006 - Opened

2007

Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor

April 2, 2007 - Opened

Gran Fiesta Tour Starring The Three Caballeros

April 6, 2007 - Opened

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Jambo House

July 2, 2007 - Opened

O Canada!

August 6, 2007 - Closed

Spaceship Earth

August 24, 2007 - Wand is removed

O Canada!

September 1, 2007 - Reopened

2008

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

January 7, 2008 - Renamed to

Spaceship Earth

February 15, 2008 - New narration by Dame Judi Dench

Tomorrowland Speedway

March 26, 2008 - Renamed to

The Simpsons Ride

May 15, 2008 - Opened

Pixar Place

May 31, 2008 - Opened

Toy Story Mania!

May 31, 2008 - Opened

Flight of the Hippogriff

July 7, 2008 - Closed as Flying Unicorn

2009

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Kidani Village

May 1, 2009 - Opened

Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

August 4, 2009 - Opened

Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit

August 19, 2009 - Opened

2010

Dragon Challenge

February 27, 2010 - Closed as Dueling Dragons

Dragon Challenge

June 18, 2010 - Reopened as

Flight of the Hippogriff

June 18, 2010 - Reopened as

Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey

June 18, 2010 - Opened

Ollivanders – Hogsmeade

June 18, 2010 - Opened

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade

June 18, 2010 - Opened

2011

Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room

January 12, 2011 - Closed as The Enchanted Tiki Room (Under New Management)

The Barnstormer

February 12, 2011 - Closed as The Barnstormer at Goofy's Wiseacre Farm

Star Tours – The Adventures Continue

May 20, 2011 - Opened

Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room

August 15, 2011 - Reopened as

Dragon Challenge

August 17, 2011 - Stopped dueling

2012

San Francisco

January 2, 2012 - Renamed to

Dumbo the Flying Elephant

January 8, 2012 - Closed

Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom

February 22, 2012 - Opened

The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man

March 8, 2012 - Upgraded animations and projections

The Barnstormer

March 12, 2012 - Reopened as

Test Track

April 15, 2012 - Closed

Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

May 31, 2012 - Opened

Disney Phineas and Ferb: Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure

June 23, 2012 - Opened

Despicable Me Minion Mayhem

July 2, 2012 - Opened

Casey Jr. Splash ‘N’ Soak Station

December 6, 2012 - Opened

Dumbo the Flying Elephant

December 6, 2012 - Relocated

Enchanted Tales with Belle

December 6, 2012 - Opened

Test Track

December 6, 2012 - Reopened as Test Track Presented by Chevrolet

Under the Sea ~ Journey of The Little Mermaid

December 6, 2012 - Opened

2013

A Pirate’s Adventure ~ Treasures of the Seven Seas

May 31, 2013 - Opened

TRANSFORMERS: The Ride-3D

June 20, 2013 - Opened

Kang & Kodos’ Twirl ‘n’ Hurl

August 11, 2013 - Opened

Springfield: Home of the Simpsons

August 11, 2013 - Opened

The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

October 23, 2013 - Opened

2014

Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort

March 31, 2014 - Opened

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

May 28, 2014 - Opened

Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts

July 8, 2014 - Opened

Hogwarts Express – Hogsmeade Station

July 8, 2014 - Opened

Hogwarts Express – King’s Cross Station

July 8, 2014 - Opened

Ollivanders – Diagon Alley

July 8, 2014 - Opened

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley

July 8, 2014 - Opened

2015

Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows

April 1, 2015 - Opened

The Landing

April 13, 2015 - Opened

Innoventions

April 30, 2015 - Closed as Innoventions West

The Incredible Hulk Coaster

September 8, 2015 - Closed

Disney Springs

September 29, 2015 - Renamed to

Star Wars Launch Bay

December 4, 2015 - Opened

2016

Muppet Courtyard

April 3, 2016 - Opened

Town Center

May 15, 2016 - Opened

Soarin’

June 16, 2016 - Closed as

Soarin’

June 17, 2016 - Reopened as Soarin' Around the World

Frozen Ever After

June 21, 2016 - Opened

Loews Sapphire Falls Resort

July 7, 2016 - Opened

Skull Island: Reign of Kong

July 13, 2016 - Opened

The Incredible Hulk Coaster

August 4, 2016 - Reopened

Innoventions

September 14, 2016 - Closed as Innoventions East

Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

October 25, 2016 - Renamed to

2017

Miss Adventure Falls

March 12, 2017 - Opened

Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon

April 6, 2017 - Opened

Honu ika Moana

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Kala & Tai Nui Serpentine Body Slides

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Ko’okiri Body Plunge

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Kopiko Wai Winding River

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Krakatau Aqua Coaster

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Maku Puihi Round Raft Rides

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Ohyah & Ohno Drop Slide

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Puka Uli Lagoon

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Punga Racers

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Rainforest Village

May 25, 2017 - Opened

River Village

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Runamukka Reef

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Taniwha Tubes

May 25, 2017 - Opened

TeAwa The Fearless River

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Tot Tiki Reef

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Universal’s Volcano Bay

May 25, 2017 - Opened

The Volcano

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Waturi Beach

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Wave Village

May 25, 2017 - Opened

Avatar Flight of Passage

May 27, 2017 - Opened

Na’vi River Journey

May 27, 2017 - Opened

Pandora – The World of Avatar

May 27, 2017 - Opened

Copper Creek Villas & Cabins at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

July 17, 2017 - Opened

Ellen’s Energy Adventure

August 13, 2017 - Closed

The Great Movie Ride

August 13, 2017 - Closed

Dragon Challenge

September 4, 2017 - Closed

TERMINATOR 2: 3-D

October 8, 2017 - Closed

2018

Circle of Life: An Environmental Fable

February 3, 2018 - Closed

Fast & Furious – Supercharged

April 23, 2018 - Opened

Universal’s Aventura Hotel

August 1, 2018 - Opened