Hall of Presidents (Episode 68)

The Hall of Presidents was an opening day attraction at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World (opening day was October 1, 1971), but its history goes all the way back to Walt Disney and his team of WED Enterprise Imagineers in 1957. In addition to some incredible history, the Hall of Presidents is also perhaps the most authentic Magic Kingdom attraction. Disney even went so far as to affect a change in United States federal law to create a truly authentic experience for guests, which we’ll discuss in this episode (I’ll even reference the specific law, which took some digging to find).

In this Imagineer Podcast episode, we’ll discuss The Hall of Presidents in detail, covering its history, details, connection to Walt Disney, and a binaural recording of the full attraction from 2019. We’ll also discuss why it’s a must-see attraction at Walt Disney World.

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Published by Matthew Krul

Host of Imagination Skyway.

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