Seeing the Beautiful Mosaic Murals at Cinderella’s Castle

DSCN1197
Walking through the Cinderella Castle into Fantasyland.

The mosaic murals at Cinderella Castle walk through are lovely. They tell Cinderella’s story of finding true love.

murial
The 5 Cinderella Castle murals line the corridor on the right.

There are five mosaic murals that line the wall along the corridor that passes through the Cinderella Castle, each measuring fifteen feet high and ten feet wide.

Installing the mural, 1970.
Installing the murals, 1970.

These murals took 2 years to install!

These murals took 2 years to install! One million bits and pieces of glass laid by hand!

2014
Those shiny yellow tiles are real 22K GOLD!

The mosaic murals took over one million hand cut and shaped pieces of glass, bits of real gold and silver, and numerous “jewels” to complete.

More than 500 glass colors were used in the designs and the entire process took two years to complete.

DSCN1196
Cinderella’s going to the Prince’s Ball with the help of her Fairy Godmother’s magic.
DSCN1202
If the shoe fits….
DSCN1203
True love…and they lived happily ever after! 🙂

The Cinderella Castle is the crown jewel of Walt Disney World. 🙂

Cinderella Castle
The Partners statue in front of the Cinderella Castle
Throwback Thursday:  1996 Visiting the Cinderella Castle for the second time!
#TBT Our Throwback Thursday: 1996 
Visiting the Cinderella Castle for the second time!  Beautiful!!!

******************* 

two disney sisters1
Cheers to the new year! 

We’ve written two books about our time working – and playing – as Disney Cast Members at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.

Both are available on Amazon.com in paperback and Kindle:  Two Girls and a Mouse Tale and Adventures in the Animal Kingdom.

Adventure Book Cover
Adventures in the Animal Kingdom
book Two Girls
Two Girls and a Mouse Tale

If you’d like to follow our daily Disney blog, here’s the link: https://collinsrace1.wordpress.com/

Have a magical day!

Two Disney Sisters

Two Disney Sisters

********     

two disney sisters fairy godmother
We love the Fairy Godmother.

 

4 replies to “Seeing the Beautiful Mosaic Murals at Cinderella’s Castle

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this:
close-alt close collapse comment ellipsis expand gallery heart lock menu next pinned previous reply search share star