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Haunted Mansion History 5 ~ Final Chapter

Haunted Mansion History 5 ~ Final Chapter 1 Welcome back friends and fiends of TMSM. We’ve come to the dead end of our journey to a place that deviates from the spooktacular formula of the Mansions and Manors in other Disney Parks worldwide. You’ve now crossed over into a land Far East, and into the realm of rare antiquities, some of which bring curses and other curious delights. Let us explore the Mystic Manor of Hong Kong Disneyland. When Disney Parks Continue Reading

Haunted Mansion History Part 4

Haunted Mansion History Part 4 2 Bonjour TMSM fans! We’ve come full circle, or better yet; full séance circle. In this installment of the Haunted Mansion series, I take you to explore the first of two Manors. I like to think of these Manors as the cousins to the Haunted Mansions of the other three Disney properties worldwide. The Manors are different with stories and legends that somewhat tie into the history of the Mansions, but architecture a Continue Reading

Haunted Mansion History, Part 3

Haunted Mansion History, Part 3 3 Oh, I see you have returned for more haunting history on Disney’s beloved home for happy haunts. Our historical journey now takes us to the first Disney park built outside of the United States, grab your broomsticks, or your vacuum and let’s fly on over to Tokyo Disneyland. When Imagineers began working on this new park, they knew many of the attractions that were popular in America would also translate well i Continue Reading

Haunted Mansion History Part Two

Haunted Mansion History Part Two 4 Welcome back foolish mortals. Our Haunted Mansion journey now takes us to the dead end of what we know today as Liberty Square. When planning the East Coast Resort, known in its early days as Project X, Walt Disney once imagined a place called Liberty Street where colonial life among the ominously numbered 13 colonies would be re-created. Naturally when Imagineers looked at the layout for Walt Disney World in Flori Continue Reading