The Walt Disney Family Museum Blog

Posted on Thu, 07/23/2015 - 12:00
Posted on Jul 23, 2015

Check out the highlights and recap of a program at The Walt Disney Family Museum, featuring a discussion with James Lopez about the making of Hullabaloo, his latest animated project. 

Posted on Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:00
Posted on Jul 20, 2015
On January 10, panelists and guests gathered at Lucasfilm to discuss the power of storytelling in our lives, and in particular the life of one boy, Owen Suskind. Dig deeper into Owen's story and the power of myth, fable, and legend via new discussions with journalist Ron Suskind and historian Jeff Kurtti.
Posted on Wed, 07/15/2015 - 14:00
Posted on Jul 15, 2015
Presented to Walt Disney from the Los Angeles City Council, this certificate—comprised of water color and ink—proclaims July 15, 1955 as "Disneyland Day." Hear our friend—and celebrated voice actor—Bill Rogers read a selection from the certificate’s dedication.
Posted on Mon, 07/13/2015 - 12:00
Posted on Jul 13, 2015

On July 13, 1955, Walt and Lilly hosted their 30th wedding anniversary party at the sparkling new Golden Horseshoe. The event doubled as the Revue's first performance! 

Posted on Sat, 07/04/2015 - 12:00
Posted on Jul 4, 2015

Take an inside look at the employee party held at Disneyland—two weeks before Opening Day—on the Fourth of July in 1955. Featuring a new interview with Alan Coats, son of Disney legend Claude Coats!