Walt Disney Archives presents a massive exhibition of artwork, artifacts, props, and costumes

From LaughingSquid, who quoted from InsideTheMagic:

“The exhibition is presented by D23: The Official Disney Fan Club at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum in Simi Valley, California. It opens July 6, 2012 and will continue through April 2013.”

 

Among the extraordinary items to be featured are:

—The original script, written by Walt Disney, for Mickey Mouse’s film debut in 1928?s Steamboat Willie

—A faithful recreation of Walt’s formal office from the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California, including original furnishings and many of his personal items

—Hand-drawn artwork and hand-sculpted models used in the production of some of the most beloved Disney animated film classics ever created, including Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Pinocchio, Fantasia, Bambi, and Sleeping Beauty

—Props from classic Disney live-action productions, including Mary Poppins, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, The Absent-Minded Professor, The Shaggy Dog, Babes in Toyland, Bedknobs and Broomsticks, and more

—Breathtaking props, costumes, and set pieces from recent Disney classics, including the Pirates of the Caribbean films, Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland, TRON: Legacy, National Treasure, and Captain America

—Intricately sculptured busts of all 44 U.S. Presidents that were created for Audio-Animatronics® figures seen in the The Hall of Presidents attraction at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort

—A salute to Disneyland and the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World, showcasing theme park artwork, Audio-Animatronics® characters, memorabilia, and authentic attraction vehicles

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