The Magic Kingdom opened on October 1, 1971.
EPCOT Center was opened in 1982, a theme park adapted from Walt Disney's vision for a "community of tomorrow". The park permanently adopted the name Epcot in 1996.
In 1989, the resort added Disney-MGM Studios, a theme park inspired by show business, whose name was changed to Disney's Hollywood Studios in 2008.
The resort's fourth theme park, Disney's Animal Kingdom, opened in 1998.