Not Many People Realize That Disneyland’s Main Street Was Modeled After This Town Near Denver

When tourists stroll up and down Disneyland’s Main Street U.S.A., they can’t help but feel right at home as they are surrounded in the nostalgic, small town atmosphere. For Fort Collins residents who may be visiting, this feeling rings even more true…and for good reason. Their hometown was part of the inspiration behind the creation of this iconic theme park street.

This unique connection between the historic storefronts found in Fort Collins and one of the happiest main streets on Earth is something locals often share with pride. Their picturesque hometown has made a lasting mark on the unforgettable experience many visitors will have at Disneyland.

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