|Extras!>> Timeline>> 1972|
The Magic Kingdom welcomes the 10-Millionth guest in August.
Resorts>> Hotel Plaza>> Hotel Royal Plaza:
Opened in October.
Resorts>> Hotel Plaza>> Grosvenor Resort:
Opened as the Americana Dutch Inn in October.
Resorts>> Hotel Plaza>> Travelodge:
Opened in November, this was the 3rd Hotel Plaza hotel to open.
Resorts>> Fort Wilderness Campground:
Added 250 Campsites.
Magic Kingdom>> Frontierland>> Walt Disney World Railroad:
The Frontierland Train Station opened May 1972, providing a destination for travelers on the Walt Disney World railroad whose only previous choice was a ride completely around the Magic Kingdom.
Magic Kingdom>> Tomorrowland>> If You Had Wings:
This ride-through attraction, dedicated to manned flight, opened June 1972 in Tomorrowland across from the Carrousel of Progress and featured state-of-the-art OmniMover vehicles.
Magic Kingdom>> Liberty Square:
Columbia Harbour House opened.
Magic Kingdom>> Tomorrowland>> Space Mountain:
December 15th, construction begins on Space Mountain.
6 new monorails were added.
2 new ferryboats were added.