Walt Disney World Resort marks 50th anniversary
Updated October 01, 2021 with 16 photos
The Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Fla., debuted on Oct. 1, 1971, with the opening of the Magic Kingdom. Now the world's most visited tourist attraction, the park added Epcot, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom over the years. Here are some scenes from the park on its 50th anniversary and a few previous shots of popular attractions.