17 July : World’s ‘Happy Place’ created

61 years ago today doors were opened for the kids favourite – Disneyland.

imagesTo all who come to this happy place: Welcome. Disneyland is your land. Here age relives fond memories of the past, and here youth may savor the challenge and promise of the future. Disneyland is dedicated to the ideals, the dreams, and the hard facts that have created America, with the hope that it will be a source of joy and inspiration to all the world.
— Walter E. Disney, July 17, 1955


It is the only theme park designed and built under the direct supervision of Walt Disney. In 1955, the park had a total of 18 attractions and now has 51 attractions. When the park opened, admission was $1, it’s now $99.

1955 में आज अमेरिका के कैलिफोर्निया में डिज़्नीलैंड की शुरुआत हुई थी. इसे walt disney ने बनवाया था.. 160 एकड़ में फैला disneyland दुनिया का सबसे मशहूर Amusement park है. शुरुआत में यहां 18 देखने लायक जगहें थी जबकि अब 51 हैं. Disneyland की entry fees $99 है जो पिछले 61 सालों में 99 गुना बढ़ गई है.