All About Animal Kingdom’s Tree of Life

By Heidi

Welcome to this month’s Blogorail Orange Loop. Today we are sharing some of our favorite architectural details at the Disney Parks.

Everything I know about architecture I learned by watching Mike Brady on The Brady Bunch. Not much, in other words!

I may not be an architectural genius, but I know enough to know that Disney’s Tree of Life is a pretty amazing structure!

I still remember the first time I laid eyes on it. Amazing! And, after many trips back to the Animal Kingdom, I’m still as amazed by it today as I was then. Each time I look at it, I see something new. That’s because there is just so much to see that it’s impossible to take it all in. It’s a never-ending story!

Gracie and I enjoying the Tree of Life in 2009, back when there were still Kodak Picture Spots in the Disney parks.
Tree of Life History

The Tree of Life looms large in the center of Disney’s Animal Kingdom park, making it hard to imagine this park without it. However, it was not part of the original concept for the …read more

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