Haunted Mansion at Disneyland. One of Disney's iconic dark rides, the Mansion remains a favorite of countless theme park fans around the world.Today marks the 50th anniversary of the opening of the
Disney brought the Mansion to Walt Disney World and the Tokyo Disneyland when those parks opened, then tweaked the concept into Phantom Manor at Disneyland Paris, combining it with concepts from the never-built Wester River Adventure at Walt Disney World to transform the Mansion into an old-west adventure for European fans.
Hong Kong Disneyland's Mystic Manor is not a Mansion installation per se, but definitely builds upon its guest experience to deliver a supernatural dark ride that resonates with an Asian audience. (We're still waiting for some form of the Mansion to materialize in Shanghai.)
Here are some of our favorite posts about the Mansion:
Getting fired from the Haunted Mansion: Smiling is a job requirement for Disney's cast members. But not at the Mansion.
How many ghosts do we really need in Disney's Haunted Mansion? Many fans love to recite the Ghost Host in the Stretch Room, but is it time to go back to allowing the ghosts to tell their own story?
Vote of the Week: Which is the world's best Haunted Mansion? Theme Park Insider readers opted for the Orlando version in this 2013 poll.
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