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January 29, 2013

Bringing Disney Stories to Life at Disney Parks — A Look at Sleeping Beauty Castle

By Patricia Sheppard, The Walt Disney Company
"Sleeping Beauty," which celebrates its 54th anniversary today, was in development while Walt Disney was building his dream of Disneyland. To help promote the film, Walt decided to name his castle after "Sleeping Beauty" — using the centerpiece of Disneyland as a tool to immerse guests in the now beloved classic.