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If you’ve ever been to Disney World in Orlando, Florida, or Disneyland in Anaheim, California, you know the entire visit can be quite the production, from the “cast members” (Disney speak for employees) to the rides to the tiniest Disney centric details surrounding you. We rounded up some secrets and fun facts canada goose clearance about the parks to make your visit even more interesting. Check them out below.

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There are “hidden Mickeys” throughout the parks

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The Mickey Mouse floral portrait that welcomes you to Disneyland was done in less than a week

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