The castle is the centerpiece of the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World. It's 57 meters high and it's the tallest structure in the park and was one of the original attractions at the theme park to open in 1971. The castle has a traditional design with a French moat and 18 towers and 13 gargoyles. Stroll down the main corridor of the castle and see the Cinderella story in 5 detailed murals. Cinderella Castle is the ideal location to see Disney characters throughout the day.