Own a piece of the Magic – Buy this Disney World Monorail

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Yes, you can be the proud owner of the original Mark  IV Red Monorail for Walt Disney World. How cool would it be to be able to have this in your driveway? It was originally $6 million dollars but it can be yours for the low price of $169,000. That price includes delivery.Here is the description from the listing:Here you have it folks, this is the ultimate Disney collectible item. I'm sure many of you have ridden this exact train before. The original WDW monorail front car still … [Read more...]


Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishment: Monorail Modified Schedule

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The Walt Disney World Resort Monorail System will undergo refurbishment that will impact the Resort and Express monorail beams on select days in February and March.The modified routes will be in effect on Feb. 3-5, Feb. 9-12, Feb. 23-26 and March 2-5, 2015 from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. During these times, Monorails on the Resort beam will travel between Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort, Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa and Magic Kingdom Park. Monorails on the Express beam will now make an … [Read more...]


What Not to Miss on Disney’s Magic Kingdom Resort Crawl

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There's so much to see and experience at the Magic Kingdom area resorts, I can hardly wait to share it with you! In this area are the original resorts of Walt Disney World, those present on opening day, October 7, 1971, but others have been added, and they are all spectacular. You'll only find Deluxe Resorts and Deluxe Villas in the Magic Kingdom area.  Let's explore them together - Disney's Contemporary Resort, Disney's Polynesian Village Resort, Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, and … [Read more...]


The Disneyland Resort Monorail – a colorful history

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This past September marked the 55th anniversary of the Disneyland Monorail, which opened in 1959 as part of the first major expansion of Disneyland Park that included the Matterhorn Bobsleds and the Submarine Voyage.  The Monorail was a dream by Walt Disney to explore new ways of transportation and was thought to be a sort of "highway in the sky" in the early planning stages of Disneyland Park.  To this day, Disneyland is the only place that has the famous Disneyland Monorail Mark … [Read more...]


Lightning strikes monorail and forces evacuation

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According to WDW News Today a possible lightning struck the Epcot monorail line Sunday evening around 6pm and forced an evacuation. The evacuation occurred near the Wilderness Lodge and as of right now there have been no reports of injury. About 120 guests we're evacuated as the monorail was without power.The news broke via twitter and there has been many photos and additional information being tweeted. As soon as we get the official word from Disney we will update this post so check back … [Read more...]