Just ride it to hear the song.

It’s a Small World (officially known as “it’s a small world”), this is a classic Disney attraction and not to be missed. One of Walt Disney’s original ideas and creations (along with Mary Blair), “it’s a small world” presents the theme of global unity and world peace as you journey through all the different corners of the world via a boat ride. The ride’s theme song, “It’s a Small World (After All)” is heard in many different languages, and is arguably the most well-known song in the world – written by Robert & Richard Sherman, legends in the world of Disney music.

Fun Facts, Helpful Tips

  • The attraction was designed by Walt Disney himself and Disney Ledgend artist Mary Blair.
  • The theme song was written by Robert B. Sherman & Richard M. Sherman; they also wrote classics like Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Tiki Room, There’s a Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow, and more.
  • The “people”, while still anamatronics, were not made to look realistic – rather to look like dolls.
  • Attraction Information
    Type: Water Ride
    Duration: 13 minutes
    Opened: October 1, 1971 

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