What does Disney World look like? In this post, we will share photos of the parks and resorts during the day, night, and holidays.
Walt Disney World is one of my favorite places to be, one of the many reasons I love to be the managing editor of WDW Magazine. But not everyone gets to spend as much time at the Most Magical Place on Earth as they might like.
That’s why I’ve put together this collection of Walt Disney World photos. No matter where you are in the world, you can see what Disney World looks like through the lens of our gifted photographers.
Navigate Our Disney World Photos
- 🏰 What Does Magic Kingdom Look Like?
- 🌐 What Does EPCOT Look Like?
- 🎥 What Does Hollywood Studios Look Like?
- 🦁 What Does Animal Kingdom Look Like?
- 🛍️ What Does Disney Springs Look Like?
- 🏊 What Do the Disney World Water Parks Look Like?
- 🏨 What Do the Disney World Resort Hotels Look Like?
- 🌙 What Does Disney World Look Like at Night?
- 🎃 What Does Disney World Look Like at Halloween?
- 🎄 What Does Disney World Look Like at Christmas?
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What Does Disney World Look Like: By Location
Disney World consists of four theme parks, two water parks, a shopping complex, a sports complex, and plenty of resorts. Below, we’ve compiled photos that showcase the very best of Walt Disney World.
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It’s important to understand: Walt Disney World is massive: over 42 square miles. Here’s a satellite view of Disney World with just the four main parks labeled.
🏰 What Does Magic Kingdom Look Like?
Magic Kingdom consists of Main Street, U.S.A., Liberty Square, Adventureland, Fantasyland, Frontierland, and Tomorrowland. Its most iconic view is of Cinderella Castle.
Below are some of the best Magic Kingdom photos we’ve captured.
Cinderella Castle Photos
Main Street, U.S.A. Photos
Liberty Square Photos
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🌐 What Does EPCOT Look Like?
EPCOT is personally my favorite park. I could spend all day exploring World Showcase, with breaks in between loading up on food and beer by taking on Soarin’ and Test Track. Here are some of my favorite EPCOT photos:
🎥 What Does Hollywood Studios Look Like?
Once called Disney-MGM Studios, Hollywood Studios is now home to some of WDW’s most famous rides, including Tower of Terror, Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster, Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway, Slinky Dog Dash, and Rise of the Resistance.
🦁 What Does Animal Kingdom Look Like?
Disney’s newest theme park (though over two decades in age; gosh, I’m old) is Animal Kingdom, and it’s the perfect place to get animal photos. Here are some of our favorite Animal Kingdom photos:
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🛍️ What Does Disney Springs Look Like?
Previously known as Downtown Disney and, even further back, Lake Buena Vista Shopping Village, Disney Springs is a great way to spend a day outside the park, whether you feel like eating, drinking, shopping, watching some live entertainment, or even bowling. Why not do it all?
Here are some of our favorite Disney Springs photos:
🏊 What Do the Disney World Water Parks Look Like?
Disney has two water parks: Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach. Here are a couple of photos from each:
🏨 What Do the Disney World Resort Hotels Look Like?
Disney’s on-property resorts include some of the most luxurious hotels in the world, but you can also find plenty of budget options.
Animal Kingdom Lodge Photos
Beach Club Resort Photos
BoardWalk Inn Photos
Contemporary Resort Photos
Grand Floridian Photos
Polynesian Resort Photos
Saratoga Springs Resort Photos
Swan and Dolphin Hotel Photos
Caribbean Beach Resort Photos
Coronado Springs Resort Photos
Port Orleans Resorts Photos
Fort Wilderness Photos
Pop Century Resort
All-Star Music, Movies, and Sports Resorts Photos
Art of Animation Photos
🌙 What Does Disney World Look Like at Night?
Being in the Disney Parks at nighttime is one of the most magical experiences. From the nighttime spectaculars to roller coasters in the dark to exploring the luminescence of Pandora, Disney World at night is an adventure like no other.
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What Does Disney World Look Like During the Holidays?
The holidays are among my favorite time to be at the parks. Whether you wanna get hype for Halloween or cheery for Christmas, these Disney World holiday photos will get you in the spirit.
NOTE: Many decorations and parties change from year to year. We’ve included some historical photos, so your holiday experience may vary the next time you go.
🎃 What Does Disney World Look Like at Halloween?
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🎄 What Does Disney World Look Like at Christmas?