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    Really Bizarre Question...

    So I was in science class and everyone was talking about Walt Disney being frozen. I consider myself knowledgeable on the subject of Walt Disney (10+ page research paper on him), the Disney Company and the Walt Disney World theme park...

    I was wondering: is that rumor true? Is he really frozen? I've heard that he is frozen and is kept inside "the Castle" (not really sure which) but I'm fairly sure that's not true...

    Hopefully someone on this site knows the answer - it's really been bugging me these past few days!!!
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    Ummmm no, it's not true.
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    No- he was cremated and his ashes can be found in California at Forest Lawn.


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    thanks. I'll have to pass that info along! I doubted it all along, now I can confirm that it's not true! phew, that puts that one to rest!

    Thanks!
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    Quote Originally Posted by SnwhtNdwrfs View Post
    No- he was cremated and his ashes can be found in California at Forest Lawn.
    The Disney family crypt contains Walt Disney, Lillian Bounds Disney (his widow), Robert Brown (son-in-law) and Sharon Disney Brown Lund (daughter).

    If you do a Google search under Disney Family Crypt, you can find a link for a photo of the crypt.
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    Go to snopes.com (the website for the truth on urban myths) and do a search for Walt Disney for verification of the above.
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    i looked at snopes.com and it said he is cremated...
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    Walt is actually still alive and pumping gas with Elvis in New Mexico

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    That topic came up in my science class too! (Must be a big science topic)
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    I did the Keys to the Kingdom tour in July and someone asked that question and our tour guide said that he is not frozen. He is buried in I think Glendale, California but they are not allowed to tell which cemetery. I think he was cremated too.
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    marker photo

    Here's a picture of the marker at Forest Lawn

    Walt Disney's grave (photo)

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