Park Ride History

A Tribute to Disney’s Community of Tomorrow (The Origins of EPCOT Center)

Epcot has been my favorite Disney World park for quite a while now, but what I’ve always found more fascinating than the park is it’s backstory, and how when it was first conceptualized, wasn’t even meant to be a theme park. This tribute video traces back the idea to Walt Disney, then follows it’s evolution […]

The History of Leave a Legacy (The Epcot Stones)

In this brief “history of” video, we talk about the Leave a Legacy program and it’s sculptures that can be found in Epcot’s entrance plaza. We also discuss how and why they got there, and what their future might look like within the next couple of years. Twitter_ https_//twitter.com/ParkRideHistory Song Used_ • Epcot | Entrance […]

The Differences Between: Disney’s Haunted Mansion

In today’s video, we’re gonna be comparing the two domestic versions of the classic Disney dark-ride The Haunted Mansion. Twitter: https://twitter.com/ParkRideHistory Song’s Used (in order!): • Haunted Mansion foyer organ extended loop: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RDJPzvC6H8w • Future World Soundtrack – Epcot: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lN9fvbavU5E • TDFP: Haunted Mansion, ‘Doom Buggy Boarding Music’: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r7vhR15E89I • Spooky Music – The Alchemist’s […]

The History of & Changes to Maelstrom (Frozen Ever After) | Epcot

The long awaited “Remastered” version of The History of & Changes to Maelstrom video. I had been meaning to remake the original video for some time now, considering the fact that it was my first video and didn’t exactly hold up quality-wise compared to some of my more recent ones. Now completed with even more […]

PRH 2018 Update [READ DESC]

Hey kids, Jack here. Apologies for making you have to read all this instead of just listening to it. I just wanted to get this info out as soon as possible and having to record it a few hundred takes so the audio sounds good would take too long (plus I’m currently about waist-high in […]

The History of & Changes to The Haunted Mansion | Disneyland

The Haunted Mansion is one of Disney’s longest running and most popular dark rides. Since it’s grand opening in 1969, the attraction has become an iconic piece of Disneyland. Thanks to everyone who suggested this video as well (sorry but there’s just too many of you guys to mention everyone by name in the video) […]

The History of & Changes to Dueling Dragons | Islands of Adventure

Dueling Dragons was a set of B&M inverted rollercoasters located in the Lost Continent section of Islands of Adventure. The attraction quickly gained notoriety as well as a sizable following among coaster enthusiasts shortly after it’s debut in the park. This video compiles the attraction’s 18 years worth of development and updates, leading up to […]

The History of & Changes to The Tower of Terror | Disney’s California Adventure

Undoubtedly one of the best themed attractions Disney has ever created, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror was recently closed over in Disney’s California Adventure. Even though the attraction only operated for 14 years it’s still looked back fondly as one of Imagineering’s greatest accomplishments. Song’s used: • Big Thunder Mountain DLP Queue Loop (Source): […]

The History of & Changes to The Wonders of Life (Body Wars) | Epcot

The Wonders of Life was a health and fitness themed pavilion housed in Epcot Center. Since it’s opening in 1989, it’s impressed visitors with not only with it’s size but also it’s goal of trying to educate & entertain people. Videos Used: • ABANDONED BODY WARS RIDE NEVER BEFORE SEEN FOOTAGE (ABANDONED WONDERS OF LIFE […]

The History of & Changes to ExtraTERRORestrial Alien Encounter | Magic Kingdom

One of the most adult attractions ever brought to Magic Kingdom, Alien encounter was Disney’s most ambitious and innovative show ideas. It later proved itself to be a little too ambitious and closed after 8 years of operation due to it’s ongoing controversy. Art used: • http://evil1991.deviantart.com/art/ExtraTerrorestrial-185893530 • Soft opening binaural audio source: (http://kingdomofmemories.com/listen-to-the-ultra-rare-1994-alien-encounter-soft-opening-version/) Songs […]