Walt Disney Parks & Resorts

When Walt Disney opened Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., on July 17, 1955, he created a unique destination built around storytelling and immersive experiences, ushering in a new era of family entertainment. More than sixty years later, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts (WDPR) has grown into one of the world’s leading providers of family travel and leisure experiences, giving millions of guests each year the chance to spend time with their families and friends, making memories that last a lifetime.

Six world-class vacation destinations with 12 theme parks and 52 resorts are at the heart of WDPR, operating in North America, Europe and Asia with more than 145,000 cast members. WDPR also includes Disney Cruise Line, with four ships and plans for two more to be completed in 2021, 2022 and 2023; Disney Vacation Club, with more than 220,000 member families; Adventures by Disney, which provides guided family vacation experiences to destinations around the globe; Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, in Ko Olina, Hawaii; and Walt Disney Imagineering, which designs and creates Disney parks, resorts, cruise ships, attractions and entertainment.