King Triton's Carousel of the Sea

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King Triton's Carousel of the Sea
King Tritons Carousel.jpg
The carousel with the old pavilion
Disney California Adventure
Area Pixar Pier
Status Under construction
Opening date February 8, 2001 (as King Triton's Carousel Of The Sea)
General statistics
Attraction type Carousel
Vehicles 56
Riders per vehicle 1
Duration 2 minutes
Ticket Rating D
Handicapped/disabled access Wheelchair accessible

King Triton's Carousel of the Sea was a carousel at Disney California Adventure at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California. The attraction's name came from King Triton, Ariel's father from The Little Mermaid. Unlike the horse arrangement on the King Arthur Carousel at Disneyland, King Triton's Carousel was ocean-themed and used multi-colored sea creatures like seahorses, flying fish, dolphins, sea lions, sea otters, whales, and garibaldi.

King Triton's Carousel closed on March 5, 2018. It will be re-themed to Jessie's Critter Carousel, inspired by Disney·Pixar's Toy Story 2, scheduled to open in 2019.[1]

Additional facts[edit]

  • Displayed around King Triton's Carousel were the different boardwalks and piers around California's coastline:
    • Abbot Kinney Pier, Venice (1905)
    • Venice of America, Venice (1904)
    • Fraser's "Million Dollar" Pier, Ocean Park (1912)
    • Pickering Pleasure Pier, Ocean Park (1920)
    • Lick Pier, Ocean Park (1923)
    • Venice Pier, Venice (1925)
    • Ocean Park Pier, Ocean Park (1929)
    • Looff's Pier, Santa Monica (1908)
    • Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica (1909)
    • Pacific Ocean Park, Santa Monica (1958)
    • The Pike, Long Beach (1905)
    • Nu Pike, Long Beach (1950)
    • Virginia Park, Long Beach (1939)
    • Belmont Park, San Diego (1925)
    • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz (1907)
    • Playland At The Beach, San Francisco (1928)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Glover, Erin (March 12, 2018). "Transformation Around Every Corner at Pixar Pier with Jessie's Critter Carousel and More". Disney Parks Blog. Retrieved March 15, 2018.


Coordinates: 33°48′16″N 117°55′16″W / 33.80454°N 117.92120°W / 33.80454; -117.92120