Walt Disney World Resort - Lake Buena Vista, FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 28° 25.014 W 081° 34.871
17R E 443077 N 3143523
Quick Description: Walt Disney World was opened by Walt's older brother Roy O. Disney. A dedication plaque next to a statue of Roy can be found on Main Street USA.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 10/26/2019 11:01:44 AM
Waymark Code: WM11HCT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
The plaque says, "In 1923, Walt Disney and his brother Roy O. Disney, pooled their resources--Walt's creative vision and Roy's business sense--to form their own cartoon studio. Together, they successfully pioneered many new avenues in family entertainment.

Roy O. Disney completed his brother's last and greatest dream, the creation of the Walt Disney World Resort, and dedicated the Magic Kingdom on this site on October 25, 1971."
Group that erected the marker: Disney

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA


URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: Not listed

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