Museum News

The loss of Walt’s Dreaming Tree

Posted by Walt Disney Museum on May 28, 2015 in Museum News

It’s with a heavy heart that the Walt Disney Hometown Museum sadly announces the loss of Walt’s beloved Dreaming Tree. After a lengthy battle against disease and repeated lightening strikes, the mighty cottonwood that gave spark to Walt’s vivid childhood imagination finally gave way to a particularly strong wind storm that blew through Marceline last

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The Marceline I Knew by Walt Disney

Posted by Walt Disney Museum on March 2, 2015 in News articles

Source: Reprinted from the Marceline News September 2, 1938 I was extremely glad to receive your letter asking me to write some impressions of Marceline as I remember it from my childhood days. To tell the truth more things of importance happened to me in Marceline than have happened since—or are likely to in the

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Walt’s Marceline : A Living History

Posted by on December 15, 2014 in News articles

by Chris Houston | Linn County Leaderfrom 15. 2014 10:31AM On their way back from tomorrow four months ago, two Canadian filmmakers decided to take a detour to yesterday. Peter Whitehead, Ted Parkes and Ted’s son Chris had driven from their home just outside Toronto, Canada to EPCOT (Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow) near

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Opening early this year…

Posted by on March 15, 2012 in Museum News

We are opening early this year starting with the D23 Fan Club tour on March 14. The museum will stay open to the public from March 15 through October 31. The museum has been fully refurbished on the inside and we have many new exhibits this year. So please make plans to visit the museum

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Marceline Post Office Offers Special Disney Postmark

Posted by Walt Disney Museum on March 13, 2012 in News articles

from March 13, 2012 — MARCELINE, MO — Marceline, Missouri, the boyhood home of Walt Disney, will be among the first Post Offices in America to offer the U.S. Postal Service’s new special pictorial Postmark America cancelation. The Marceline Post Office will unveil the Postmark America special cancelation on Wed., March 14 from 10:30

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