Walking Tour






B - Minor Attraction

Height Requirement


Disney Warnings



Inside The Magic of Disney Animation guests could learn how to draw Disney characters or they could bypass that portion of the tour to enjoy the exhibits or the Meet and Greets.

The exhibits included original art work from a variety of different animated classics, several Oscar awards, a collection of artwork from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and more.

The Meet and Greet area featured a variety of characters including Sorcerer Mickey and interactive exhibits as well.



Located in the back of the Animation Courtyard in a shared building with the Animation Gallery shop


Appeals To

Children, artists


Times Guide – Opening/Closing

This location opened with the parks.


Show Schedule

Wait times did not typically exceed the length of one show.



The Magic of Disney Animation was divided into a variety of different areas. These include:

Animation Theater
The Animation Theater last showed Drawn to Animation.

Production Gallery
The Production Gallery consisted of ever changing exhibits.

Meet the Characters
A variety of characters are available for meet and greets. Historically this included Sorcerer Mickey, Minnie, The Incredibles, Wreck-it Ralph and Vanellope Von Schweetz, Hiro and Baymax, and Lotso from Toy Story 3.

Animation Academy
Inside the Animation Gallery guests could participate in a drawing class.

Animation Gallery
The Animation Gallery featured a collection of Disney Animation art.


Historical Notes

Extinct Meet and Greets