The fundraising campaign for phase 2 of the effort to restore Walt Disney’s birthplace is nearing its end. There are just 4 days left and the campaign is almost at its goal of $40,000. With your help they can finish the exterior restoration of the… Read More »Walt Disney Birthplace: Last Week for phase 2 fundraising campaign!
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Friends of the Walt Disney Birthplace invites you to attend “Broadway to Hollywood” for an evening of magic, featuring Disney Legend Paige O’Hara, the voice of Belle from Disney’s Academy Award-winning Beauty and The Beast! This exclusive dinner event will feature the musical performances of… Read More »Go Broadway to Hollywood to help Preserve Walt Disney’s Birthplace
The birthplace of Walt Disney is a small and unassuming home on the corner of Tripp Avenue. It was designed and built by Elias and Flora Disney in 1893 just outside downtown Chicago, and was home to the Disney family in 1901 when Walt was… Read More »Help restore the Walt Disney Birthplace
Garner Holt Productions, who creates some of the world’s finest animatronics, including many for Disney, is hosting a special “behind the scenes” event at the end of February to benefit the Walt Disney Birthplace projct. During this extremely rare opportunity to tour the Garner Holt… Read More »Help preserve Walt Disney’s Birthplace and see history of animatronics