Visit The Walt Disney Family Museum in the Presidio for an evening of light bites and beverages while making valuable connections with industry colleagues. Find animation, innovation, and inspiration and immerse yourself in the remarkable life story of Walt Disney—the man who raised animation to an art, tirelessly pursued innovation, and created a distinctly American legacy, transforming the entertainment world! Contemporary interactive galleries and state-of-the-art exhibits are narrated in Walt’s own voice, and feature early drawings, cartoons, movies, music, listening stations, more than 200 video screens, and a spectacular model of Disneyland. Come experience the life story of the man behind the magic.
Mickey Mouse: From Walt to the World
Celebrate the world’s most beloved and recognizable character: Mickey Mouse. This original exhibition chronicles Mickey’s impact and influence on art and entertainment over the past nine decades and tells the story of his origin, rise to fame, and enduring world-wide appeal, juxtaposed with Walt Disney’s inspiring and parallel story. Curated by legendary animator Andreas Deja, today’s authority on the animation of Mickey, and co-curated by Michael Labrie, this exhibition features original artwork, artifacts, images, and nostalgic merchandise. Immerse yourself in the fascinating story of Mickey’s evolution from an animated character to a cultural icon.
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- Dress business casual, but if you have any Mickey Mouse gear we would invite you to wear it! Mouse ears are encouraged.
- Guests must be 21+ to attend this event.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
- Pick up the free PresidiGo shuttle in front of the Hyatt by Embarcadero Bart – no passes necessary at 4:45 pm and 5:15 pm. On the way home, you can take the 7:30 pm or 8 pm PresidiGo from the Presidio Transit Center back downtown. Otherwise Public Transportation and ride sharing are encouraged. There is also ample parking available in the Presidio. For more information, visit waltdisney.org/visit