Our first collection of Disney World Fascinating Facts has been very popular. The page regularly has our most hits a day. Here are 10 More Disney World Fascinating Facts.
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70,000 cast help make your vacation.
Walt Disney World Resort is the largest single-site employer in the United States. 70,000 cast members are employed to help make your vacation magical.
Smile for the Camera
Disney’s PhotoPass photographers take between 100,000 and 200,000 photos of guests at Walt Disney World Resort every single day.
Belle Princess Storybook Dining
Liberty Oak is the focal point of the Liberty Square area. More than 500 young trees have been grown from acorns harvested off the tree.
The big thrill ride at Blizzard Beach is 120 feet high. With speeds of up to 55 mph, it is one of the world’s fastest free-fall water slides.
Journey of the Little Mermaid
There are 183 characters in Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid. 128 are featured in the “Under the Sea” scene.
The largest character, Ursula is 7 1/2-feet tall and 12 feet wide!
13 Gargoyles appear on the outside of Cinderella Castle.
The whole castle took 18 months to build.
More than 57,000 recycled bricks from nearby Rollins College were used in the landscape of The Landing at Disney Springs.
Animal Kingdom Drinks
To keep it safe for the animals you cannot get plastic straws or cup lids at Animal Kingdom.
Feel like Chicken Tonight?
Walt Disney World Resort includes more than 200 restaurants, more than any other single-site vacation destination in the world.
Lost your sunglasses?
You are not alone!
Every day an average of 210 pairs are turned in to Walt Disney World Lost & Found.
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