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"it's a small world"

presented by Siemens

Disneyland Park


Guests Can Be

Any Height

Age Interest

Preschoolers, Kids, All Ages

Thrill Level

Loud, Slow Rides, Water Rides

Accessibility and Other Information - Opens Dialog


  • Must Transfer to Wheelchair
  • Audio Description
  • Handheld Captioning



Take off on a whimsical boat ride past a joyful congregation of singing children from around the globe.

Dancing dolls, a drummer and a lion cub that looks like Simba in the it's a small world Africa scene

“The Happiest Cruise That Ever Sailed”

Sing along to the classic anthem of world peace during a musical boat tour hosted by the children of the world. Read More
Woody and Jessie, along with 3 Native-American dolls, sing and dance in the United States scene

The Classic Song

Written and composed by an Academy Award®-winning team of brothers, the song "it's a small world" is a timeless classic. Read More
A pink Hippo stands close to water in the Africa scene at the it’s a small world attraction

Shaping the Small World

Walt Disney selected Mary Blair as an art director and Alice Davis as the costumer to bring “it’s a small world” to life. Read More
The it’s a small world façade features an animated 30-foot-tall clock tower

A Famous Façade

Don’t miss the attraction's kinetic façade, complete with spinning flowers, whirligigs and icons of famous world landmarks. Read More
A father and mother hold their son at the entrance to it’s a small world

History, After All

"it's a small world" was created for the 1964-1965 New York World's Fair in honor of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Read More
A girl in her father’s arms smiles at her mother in front of the sparkling holiday version of it’s a small world

"it's a small world" holiday

Enjoy festive sights, joyous songs and season’s greetings from around the world in a special holiday version of this classic attraction, from November 6, 2015 through January 24, 2106.

Temporary Closures

In order to accommodate our magical fireworks shows, “it’s a small world” will be closed intermittently on evenings with scheduled performances.


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