Walt Disney’s 115th Birthday Celebration

January 5, 2017 // WDB // No Comments // Posted in Features, News
On December 5th, 2016, The Walt Disney Birthplace celebrated Walt’s 115th birthday in Chicago! The day started at the Walt Disney Magnet School, where the children sang “Happy Birthday” to Walt, […]

Walt Disney’s Los Feliz Tour

November 2, 2016 // WDB // No Comments // Posted in Features, News
On Saturday, Oct. 22nd, 2016, The Walt Disney Birthplace hosted a delightful tour through “Walt Disney’s Los Feliz!” The excursion included stops at 4406 Kingswell Ave., his first home in Los […]

Day of Magic with Dick Van Dyke

June 29, 2016 // Todd Regan // No Comments // Posted in Events, Features // , ,
On June 26th, the Walt Disney Birthplace hosted two AMAZING events in the Chicago area, Creativity Days at the WDB and a Night of Magic With Dick Van Dyke. If […]

Disney Pledges $250,000 To The Walt Disney Birthplace

March 3, 2016 // WDB // No Comments // Posted in Features, News
Bob Iger’s opening remarks at the Disney’s shareholder meeting regarding the Walt Disney Birthplace: “Chicago holds a special place in the history of The Walt Disney Company.  The Disney story […]

Happy Birthday, Walt!

December 5, 2015 // WDB // No Comments // Posted in Features, News
  All of us at The Walt Disney Birthplace are overjoyed to celebrate Walt’s 114th Birthday this December 5th. As lifelong fans of both Walt and Roy Disney, their birthdays […]