The following list shows attractions with appeal by age group. Attraction ratings are on a scale from 0 (very bad) to 5 (excellent). Click on the header links to sort!

Magic Kingdom Attractions
Name Pre-school Grade School Teens Young Adults Over 30 Seniors Our Rating
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Frontierland
3.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.1 4
Tame, western-mining-themed roller coaster
When To Go: Before 10 a.m., in the hour before closing, or use Fastpass+
Space Mountain
Tomorrowland
2.4 4.4 4.7 4.7 4.4 3.6 4
Roller coaster in the dark
When To Go: When the park opens, or use FastPass+
Splash Mountain
Frontierland
3.9 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.3 5
Indoor/outdoor water-flume adventure ride
When To Go: As soon as the park opens, during afternoon or evening parades, just before closing, or use Fastpass+
Wishes Nighttime Spectacular
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.4 4.7 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.8 5
Spectacular Fireworks Show
Holiday Wishes: Celebrate the Spirit of the Season
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.5 4.7 4.6 4.8 4.8 4.9
Holiday-themed Fireworks Show
Mickey's Once Upon a Christmastime Parade
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.7 4.7 4.5 4.6 4.6 4.7
Holiday-themed Parade
The Haunted Mansion
Liberty Square
3.1 3.9 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5
Haunted-house dark ride
When To Go: Before 11:30 a.m. or after 8 p.m.
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
Fantasyland
4.1 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.2 4
Indoor/outdoor roller coaster
When To Go: First 30 minutes the park is open or use FastPass+.
Pirates of the Caribbean
Adventureland
3.5 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.3 4
Indoor pirate-themed boat ride
When To Go: Before noon or after 5 p.m.
Meet Mickey Mouse at Town Square Theater
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.8 4.7 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.5 4
Mickey Meet-and-Greet
Mickey's Most Merriest Celebration
Main Street, U.S.A.
4 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.3 4.8 4
Holiday dance and music show
Once Upon a Time
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.8 4.6 4.3 4.8 4.7 4.3 4
Castle Projection Show
Buzz Lightyear's Space Ranger Spin
Tomorrowland
4.3 4.4 4.2 4.2 4.1 4.1 4
Whimsical space travel-themed indoor ride
When To Go: First or last hour the park is open, or use FastPass+.
Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor
Tomorrowland
3.8 4.4 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 3.5
Interactive animated comedy routines
When To Go: Anytime
Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom
Main Street, U.S.A.
3.2 4.5 4.2 4 3.7 3.1 3
Interactive video game in which players must defeat villains spread around different lands
When To Go: Before 11 am or after 8 pm
Mad Tea Party
Fantasyland
4.4 4.3 4.1 3.9 3.4 3 2
Midway-type spinning ride
When To Go: Before 11 a.m. or after 5 p.m.
Main Street Philharmonic
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.1 4.2 4.1 4.3 4.3 4.5 3
Magic Kingdom's very own band
Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.7 4.6 4.1 4.4 4.5 4.6 4
Daytime Parade
When To Go: Check the Times Guide - usually 3 pm
Meet Tinker Bell at Town Square Theater
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.7 4.6 4.1 4.2 4.1 4.1 2.5
Tinker Bell Meet-and-Greet
Mickey's PhilharMagic
Fantasyland
4.1 4.4 4 4.2 4.3 4.4 4
3-D movie
When To Go: Before 11 a.m., during parades, or use Fastpass if available
Walt Disney World Railroad Main Street U.S.A. Station
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.5 4.1 4 4 4.2 4.5 3
Scenic railroad ride around the perimeter of the Magic Kingdom, and transportation to Frontierland and Fantasyland.
When To Go: Anytime
A Frozen Holiday Wish
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.6 4.5 4 4.1 4.3 4.4
Castle Lighting Show
The Muppets Present...Great Moments in American History
Liberty Square
3.4 4.1 4 4.3 4.4 4.3
Historical Puppet Comedy
Royal Majesty Makers
Fantasyland
4 3.8 3.9 4.2 3.9 4.3 1
Interactive children's show
Magic Kingdom Welcome Show
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.2 4 3.9 4.2 4.2 4.2 3
Characters and Dancing intro to the Magic Kingdom
When To Go: Before park opening
Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover
Tomorrowland
4.1 4.1 3.9 4.1 4.2 4.4 3.5
Scenic tour of Tomorrowland
When To Go: Anytime, but especially during hot, crowded times of day (11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)
Mickey's Royal Friendship Faire
Fantasyland
4.4 4.2 3.9 4.1 4 4
Stage Show
Meet Magnifique Disney Friends as Circus Stars at Pete’s Silly Sideshow
Fantasyland
4.7 4.6 3.9 3.8 4 4 3.5
Character greeting area
When To Go: Before 11:30 a.m. or during the last 2 hours before closing.
Jungle Cruise
Adventureland
3.8 3.9 3.8 3.9 4 4.1 3.5
Outdoor safari-themed boat-ride adventure
When To Go: Before 10 a.m. or 2 hours before closing, or use FastPass+
The Notorious Banjo Brothers and Bob
Frontierland
4 3.8 3.8 4 4 4.1 2
Three-Person Band
Peter Pan's Flight
Fantasyland
4.4 4.2 3.8 3.9 4.1 4.2 4
Indoor track ride
When To Go: First or last 30 minutes the park is open, or use Fastpass+
Walt Disney World Railroad Frontierland Station
Frontierland
4.4 4 3.8 3.8 4 4.3 3
Scenic railroad ride to Fantasyland or Main Street
When To Go: Anytime
Walt Disney World Railroad Fantasyland Station
Fantasyland
4.4 4 3.8 3.9 4 4.3 3
Scenic railroad ride to Main Street U.S.A. and Frontierland.
When To Go: Anytime
VoicePlay
Tomorrowland
2.8 3.8 3.8 4.3 4.5 4.4
A Capella Music
A Totally Tomorrowland Christmas Show
Tomorrowland
4.5 4.3 3.8 3.7 3.7 4.1
Holiday Dancing and Music
Meet Daring Disney Pals as Circus Stars at Pete's Silly Sideshow
Fantasyland
4.6 4.4 3.8 3.7 4 4 3.5
Character greeting area
When To Go: Before 11:30 a.m. or during the last 2 hours before closing.
Meet Ariel at Her Grotto
Fantasyland
4.6 4.5 3.7 3.8 3.8 3.6 3
Character greeting venue
When To Go: Before 11 a.m. or after 9 p.m.
Tom Sawyer Island
Frontierland
4.1 4.2 3.7 3.3 3.5 3.4 3
Outdoor walk-through exhibit and rustic playground
When To Go: Midmorning-late afternoon
Main Street Trolley Show
Main Street, U.S.A.
3.8 3.8 3.6 4.1 4.1 4.3 2.5
Singing and Dancing Show
Tomorrowland Speedway
Tomorrowland
4.2 4.2 3.6 3.1 3.1 2.9 3.5
Drive-'em yourself miniature cars
When To Go: Before 10 a.m. or during last 2 hours before closing.
Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid
Fantasyland
4.5 4.2 3.6 3.9 3.9 4 3.5
Track ride in the dark
When To Go: Before 10:30 a.m., during the last 2 hours before closing, or use FASTPASS+.
Frontierland Shootin' Arcade
Frontierland
3.1 3.7 3.5 3.4 3.1 3.3 1.5
Electronic shooting gallery
When To Go: Anytime
Move It! Shake It! Dance & Play It! Street Party
Main Street, U.S.A.
4.4 4.1 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.5 1
Jumpin' Street Party
When To Go: First show
Dapper Dans
Main Street, U.S.A.
3.7 3.6 3.5 4 4.5 4.7 3.5
Barbershop Quartet
Walt Disney's Carousel of Progress
Tomorrowland
3.1 3.5 3.5 3.7 4 4.3 3
Audioanimatronic theater production
When To Go: Anytime
Astro Orbiter
Tomorrowland
4.1 4 3.4 3.4 3.1 2.7 2
Buck Rogers-style rockets revolving around a central axis
When To Go: Before 11 a.m. or during the last hour before closing.
Flag Retreat
Main Street, U.S.A.
2.8 3.2 3.4 4.2 4.4 4.7 3
Flag ceremony honoring Veterans
When To Go: Only one ceremony a day
Casey's Corner Pianist
Main Street, U.S.A.
3.7 3.7 3.4 4 4.3 4.5 3
Ragtime Piano Player
The Magic Carpets of Aladdin
Adventureland
4.6 4.1 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.3 2.5
Elaborate midway ride
When To Go: Before 10 a.m. or in the hour before park closing.
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
Fantasyland
4.5 4 3.4 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.5
Indoor track ride
When To Go: Before 10 a.m., in the 2 hours before closing, or use Fastpass+
The Hall of Presidents
Liberty Square
2.4 3.3 3.3 3.6 4.1 4.5 3.5
Audioanimatronic historical theater presentation
When To Go: Anytime
Prince Charming Regal Carrousel
Fantasyland
4.6 4 3.2 3.3 3.5 3.6 3
Merry-go-round
When To Go: Anytime
Dumbo the Flying Elephant
Fantasyland
4.7 4 3.2 3.2 3.4 3.6 3.5
Disneyfied midway ride
When To Go: Before 11 a.m. or after 7 p.m.
Captain Jack Sparrow's Pirate Tutorial
Adventureland
4.1 4.2 3.2 3.1 3.6 3.6 3.5
Pirate Show with Guest Participation
When To Go: First show or the last
Enchanted Tales with Belle
Fantasyland
4.5 4.4 3.2 3.4 3.9 3.9 4
Interactive character show
When To Go: First hour the park is open, during parades or meal times.
it's a small world
Fantasyland
4.5 3.8 3.1 3.4 3.7 4.2 3.5
World-brotherhood-themed indoor boat ride
When To Go: Anytime
Liberty Square Riverboat
Liberty Square
3.5 3.3 3.1 3.4 3.5 4.1 2.5
Outdoor scenic boat ride
When To Go: Anytime
Swiss Family Treehouse
Adventureland
3.5 3.5 3.1 3.1 3.3 3.3 3
Outdoor walk-through treehouse
When To Go: Anytime
The Barnstormer
Fantasyland
4.3 4.1 3.1 3.1 3.2 3 2
Small roller coaster
When To Go: Before 10:30 a.m., during parades, or in the evening just before the park closes.
Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room
Adventureland
3.6 3.4 3.1 3.4 3.5 3.9 3.5
Audioanimatronic Pacific- island musical-theater show.
When To Go: Before 11 a.m. or after 3:30 p.m.
Country Bear Jamboree
Frontierland
3.9 3.5 2.7 3.2 3.4 4 3.5
Audioanimatronic country-hoedown theater show
When To Go: Before 11:30 a.m., before a parade, or during the two hours before closing
Stitch's Great Escape!
Tomorrowland
2.1 2.7 2.7 2.3 2.1 2.2 2
Theater-in-the-round sci-fi adventure show
When To Go: Before 11 a.m. or after 6 p.m.; try during parades
Hoedown Happening
Frontierland
3.5 3.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 3
It's a Frontierland Hoedown!
When To Go: Late afternoon
Princess Elena Royal Welcome
Fantasyland
4.5 3.9 2.5 3.1 3 3.2
Casey Jr. Splash 'N' Soak Station
Fantasyland
4.6 4.3 2.2 2 2.5 1.7 3
Opportunity to get wet
When To Go: When it's hot