The largest expansion project in Magic Kingdom history will begin opening in phases by late March 2012 at Walt Disney World Resort, featuring attractions and experiences in an area that will nearly double the size of Fantasyland upon completion in 2014. Among some of the early highlights, guests will be able to fly high with The Great Goofini or with Dumbo the Flying Elephant, and even board the Walt Disney World Railroad train from the Fantasyland Station. (Source: Walt Disney World)

Disney Set To Open New Fantasyland Dec. 6

Disney fans have something to celebrate. The grand opening of the new and improved Fantasyland at the Magic Kingdom will be December 6th.


Storybook Circus will feature two flying Dumbo rides.  (Source: Walt Disney World Resort)

Disney Reveals New, Improved Fantasyland Plans

As construction crews continue to work their magic behind the screened off areas of the Magic Kingdom’s Fantasyland, we’re learning a bit more about what we can expect when the first phase of the ‘new and improved’ Fantasyland is unveiled in 2012.