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Here we list the opening dates for all current attractions at Magic Kingdom

Opening Day Attractions (October 1, 1971)

Magic Kingdom Attractions Since Opening Day

Date Attraction
October 2, 1971 Liberty Square Riverboat
May 1, 1972 Walt Disney World Railroad Frontierland Station
May 20, 1973 Tom Sawyer Island
December 17, 1973 Pirates of the Caribbean
January 15, 1975 Space Mountain
January 15, 1975 Walt Disney's Carousel of Progress
July 1, 1975 Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover
September 23, 1980 Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
June 18, 1988 Walt Disney World Railroad Fantasyland Station
July 17, 1992 Splash Mountain
February 25, 1995 Astro Orbiter
October 1, 1996 The Barnstormer
October 7, 1998 Buzz Lightyear's Space Ranger Spin
June 5, 1999 The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
June 20, 2000 Main Street Philharmonic
May 23, 2001 The Magic Carpets of Aladdin
October 8, 2003 Mickey's PhilharMagic
November 16, 2004 Stitch's Great Escape!
December 1, 2004 Main Street Trolley Show
April 2, 2007 Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor
February 12, 2009 Move It! Shake It! Dance & Play It! Street Party
April 1, 2011 Meet Mickey Mouse at Town Square Theater
February 22, 2012 Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom
June 15, 2012 Casey Jr. Splash 'N' Soak Station
October 4, 2012 Meet Magnifique Disney Friends as Circus Stars at Pete’s Silly Sideshow
October 4, 2012 Meet Daring Disney Pals as Circus Stars at Pete's Silly Sideshow
December 6, 2012 Meet Ariel at Her Grotto
December 6, 2012 Royal Majesty Makers
December 6, 2012 Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid
December 6, 2012 Enchanted Tales with Belle
December 9, 2013 Incredible Tomorrowland Expo
March 9, 2014 Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade
May 20, 2014 Meet Tinker Bell at Town Square Theater
May 28, 2014 Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
June 17, 2016 Mickey's Royal Friendship Faire
October 2, 2016 The Muppets Present...Great Moments in American History
November 4, 2016 Once Upon a Time
November 24, 2016 Meet Cinderella & Elena at Princess Fairytale Hall
November 24, 2016 Meet Rapunzel and Tiana at Princess Fairytale Hall
May 12, 2017 Happily Ever After

Note: we track the official opening dates for each attraction (not the cast-member preview or soft-opening dates). Any inaccuracies or missing dates, please contact us (note: we only track attractions that are still operating).

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