Why Should I try to Learn Something at Disney?

By Terri

Why should I try to learn something at Disney?

Because learning is fun! Disney has great attractions that have high fun impact. Rides like Expedition Everest at Animal Kingdom, Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster at Hollywood Studios and even Space Mountain at Magic Kingdom are lots of fun to ride, but did you know you can also learn things while waiting in line to ride these rides?

The Disney Imagineers worked very hard to “stage” each ride’s queue lines to give a preview of what the ride is all about. The design team traveled to places like Tibet, India and Nepal just to do research on the Yeti. They brought back ideas, trinkets and legends to weave into the queue line of Expedition Everest.

Photo courtesy of D Magical Education.

Have you ever looked closely at the items in the queue ride for Expedition Everest? Some of those items are the real deal! Things like climbing gear, taken from the base of Mount Everest or ladders from the stores in Nepal. There are over 8,000 items collected from the trips taken to the Nepal area and displayed in the queue line’s Yeti Museum just for you to “get a picture” of the Yeti …read more

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