In Disneyland’s Town Square, it’s hard to miss the towering 65 foot flagpole, but have you ever noticed the flagpole’s unique-looking base? It’s an ornate piece of metal that came to Disneyland because of an automobile accident in Los Angeles.
George & Mary Darling
There are two signs in front of City Hall in Disneyland California that say “Lost Parents.” Did you know that the two characters on top of the sign are actually George and Mary Darling from the Peter Pan story by J.M. Barrie?
George and Mary Darling look a little worried. Could it be that their three children, Wendy, John and Michael, have just flown off to Neverland with Peter Pan?
Most people are so excited to get into the park that they hurry past two authentic, French cannons in Disneyland Town Square. Have you ever noticed them? How long have they been there? Are they just props, or are they the real deal? Stay tuned and I’ll tell you all about them.
Above is a picture of one of the cannons on the West side of Town Square, directly across from The Emporium.