Snow White makes only a cameo appearance on Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, the newest
"(The ride) is both literally and figuratively the centerpiece of New Fantasyland, so we knew it had to be something special," said Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is aimed at a younger crowd -- low on thrills but sure to delight kids too small to ride
Everything about the ride feels high-tech. The mine cars glide along the coaster track almost silently and change speed in an instant. Each car sways gently side to side, independent of the others, designed to mirror the mine cars depicted in the film.
At one point the train slows to enter a mine shaft and riders are immersed in the story, much like
Inside the mine, the seven dwarfs dig away, unearthing colorful gems and singing their signature tune, "Heigh Ho." This trip through the mine will likely be the favorite part of the ride for many, but good luck getting the song out of your head.
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train will open on
Wait times are sure to be high for this new ride, but a series of interactive stations along the queue provide a fun way to pass the time.
FastPass+ reservations are already available, but going fast, through the new MyDisneyExperience website. Using the new system, Disney guests can reserve their FastPass up to 30 days in advance online (60 days for Disney resort guests).
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