Children sprint across a drawbridge and into the castle that marks the entrance to Fantasyland at the opening of Walt Disney's Disneyland in Anaheim, California, July 17, 1955. Fantasyland had been closed until late in the day, and a virtual stampede developed when it finally opened. AP Photo

Photos: Disneyland Turns 59

It was 59 years ago that Disneyland opened its doors. Check out some vintage photos of that day in 1955.