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The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom 

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Updated June 8, 2017 7k votes 1.4k voters 63.2k views

List of the best rides at Magic Kingdom, including photos, types of rides, and more information. This ranked list of the best Magic Kingdom attractions includes roller coasters, kids rides, indoor / dark rides, and water rides, as well as parades, live shows, and Magic Kingdom tours. The rides on this list have been voted on by amusement park fans and Magic Kingdom enthusiasts. From the newest rides at Magic Kingdom to the classics that have been around forever, this is a list of all the most famous attractions at Magic Kingdom. Which is better for an overall top ranking of this topic, Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Ride or It's a Small World?

List rides range from Country Bear Jamboree to Space Mountain.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best rides at Magic Kingdom?"
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Big Thunder Mountain Rai... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1980-11-15

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Space Mountain is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1975-01-15

Ride Type: Roller coaster

Height (m): 55.8

Max Speed (km/h): 45.06

Theme Area: Tomorrowland

Space Mountain is an indoor outer space-themed steel roller coaster at the Magic Kingdom theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Opened on January 15, 1975, ...more
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Pirates of the Caribbean... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1973-12-15

Ride Type: Log flume

Theme Area: Adventureland

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Seven Dwarfs Mine Train ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 2012

Ride Type: Roller coaster

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is a steel roller coaster located at Walt Disney World in Bay Lake, Florida. Manufactured by Vekoma, the roller coaster is situated in the Fantasyland section of Magic ...more
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Splash Mountain is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1992-10-02

Ride Type: Log flume

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Haunted Mansion is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1971-10-01

Ride Type: Dark ride

Theme Area: Liberty Square

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Buzz Lightyear's Space R... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1998-11-03

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Tomorrowland Transit Aut... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1975-07-01

Theme Area: Tomorrowland

The Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover formerly known as the WEDWay PeopleMover from 1975 until 1994 and the Tomorrowland Transit Authority from 1994 until 2010, is a PeopleMover system ...more
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Under the Sea: Journey o... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 2012

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Peter Pan's Flight is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1971-10-03

Ride Type: Dark ride

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Jungle Cruise is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1971-10-01

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Monsters Inc. Laugh Floo... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 2007-04-02

Theme Area: Tomorrowland

Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor is an attraction within the Magic Kingdom, a theme park at Walt Disney World Resort. It opened on April 2, 2007 within the park's Tomorrowland section, where it ...more
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Cinderella's Chateau is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Cinderella's Chateau Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 2012

Theme Area: Fantasyland

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The Many Adventures of W... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
kittenonyourcar added

Opened In: 1999-06-04

Ride Type: Dark ride

The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh is a dark ride based upon the film The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh, itself based on the Winnie-the-Pooh books by A. A. Milne. The attraction exists ...more
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The Beast's Castle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
The Beast's Castle Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 2012

Theme Area: Fantasyland

Be Our Guest Restaurant is a quick service and table service restaurant in Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom in the Walt Disney World Resort. The restaurant has the theme and appearance of the ...more
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Walt Disney World Railro... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1971-10-01

The Walt Disney World Railroad is a 3 ft narrow gauge railroad in the Magic Kingdom theme park at Walt Disney World Resort. Operated by Main Street Operations, the 1.5-mile railroad circles the ...more
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Carousel of Progress is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
dan the critic added Carousel of Progress
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Mickey's PhilharMagic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
dan the critic added Mickey's Philharmagic

Opened In: 2003-10-08

Theme Area: Fantasyland

Mickey's PhilharMagic is a 4-D film attraction found at the Magic Kingdom theme park in the Walt Disney World Resort, Hong Kong Disneyland and at Tokyo Disneyland. The film was directed by ...more
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The Barnstormer at Goofy... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1996-10-01

Theme Area: Mickey's Toontown

The Barnstormer is a junior roller coaster. It is located in the Storybook Circus section of the Magic Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort. The Barnstormer featuring the Great Goofini is the ...more
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The Enchanted Tiki Room ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1998-04-05

Theme Area: Adventureland

The Enchanted Tiki Room (Under New Management), was an updated version of Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room at Disneyland, which was an attraction located in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney ...more
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The Hall of Presidents ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1971-10-01

Theme Area: Liberty Square

The Hall of Presidents is an attraction located in Liberty Square at the Magic Kingdom in the Walt Disney World Resort. The attraction is a multi-media presentation and stage show featuring ...more
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It's a Small World is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1971-10-01

Ride Type: Dark ride

Height (m): 0.6

Theme Area: Fantasyland

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Country Bear Jamboree is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1971-10-01

Theme Area: Frontierland

The Country Bear Jamboree is an attraction at the Magic Kingdom in the Walt Disney World Resort and at Tokyo Disneyland in the Tokyo Disney Resort, as well as a former attraction at Disneyland ...more
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Liberty Square is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Liberty Square Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 1971-10-01

Liberty Square is one of six "themed lands" and is exclusive to the Magic Kingdom, a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Themed after colonial ...more
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Share A Dream Come True ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Rides at Magic Kingdom
Share A Dream Come True Parade Magic Kingdom

Opened In: 2001-10-01

Share a Dream Come True was a parade that was performed daily in Walt Disney World Resort's Magic Kingdom as a part of the 100 Years of Magic Celebration. The parade featured unique snow globe ...more