Did you know that the largest-ever exhibition of Disney archives is coming to London? The exceptional Disney100: The Exhibition will showcase hundreds of extraordinary objects, including many of Disney’s “Crown Jewels” – 250 rarely-seen artefacts, works of art, costumes, props, and incredible memorabilia. Reserve your stay at the luxurious Park Grand London and enjoy a supremely comfortable stay with the added benefit of a prime location in the heart of the city. Whether you’re a lifelong Disney fan or visiting London with your family this autumn, Disney100: The Exhibition is sure to be an unforgettable experience.
About the Exhibition
The Exhibition will open on October 13th, 2023, at London’s Excel Centre, easily accessible from your hotel near Hyde Park London, where it will run until early 2024. It is divided into ten imaginatively themed galleries, each of which focuses on a different aspect of 100 years of Disney’s history and storytelling, including:
The Illusion of Life
Rejuvenate yourself with a flavoursome afternoon tea at Park Grand Lancaster Gate and head to the Illusion of Life gallery to start your adventure! It showcases the amazing artistry that goes into creating Disney characters where you’ll see original artwork from classic films like Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and The Lion King, as well as more recent films like Frozen and Moana.
The Spirit of Adventure and Discovery
Celebrating Disney’s spirit of exploration and discovery, see exhibits from Disney, Pixar, Star Wars, and Marvel, including Iron Man’s helmet and other treasures at this outstanding gallery.
The Music of Disney
No Disney production is complete without the awesome music in the backdrop! The Music of Disney gallery celebrates the iconic music of Disney films, from timeless classics like “When You Wish Upon a Star” and “Hakuna Matata” to more recent hits like “How Far I’ll Go.”
The Art of Disney
Showcasing the beautiful artwork that goes into Disney’s films and theme parks, see original artwork from cult-favourite films like Fantasia and Pinocchio and more recent films like Zootopia and Coco at the Art of Disney Gallery.
Disney and the World
A special gallery paying tribute to Disney’s global reach and impact, see engaging exhibits from Disney’s international theme parks, as well as from Disney’s films and television shows that audiences worldwide have enjoyed.
Disney and You
A perfect platform to share your Disney stories and adventures, you can write messages on a giant chalk wall, add your own photos to a digital collage, and even create your own Disney-inspired artwork at this gallery!
Getting to the Exhibition
The ExCel centre is in the Royal Docks area of London, just a short walk from Custom House DLR station and easily commutable from the enviably located Hyde Park International Hotel. The centre is also fully accessible, with lifts and ramps throughout the building.
From a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of Disney’s beloved characters to a chance to experience the magic of Disney’s theme parks and attractions with 14 interactive installations, Disney100: The Exhibition is a must-see for all. Get your tickets now!