General Information

Location: At the far right side of Fantasyland, near the entrance to Mickey's Toontown Fair.

Date Opened: October 1, 1971

# of Ride Units: 16 teacups

Ride Capacity: 4 adults per teacup

Restraint Method: None

Ticket Rating: C Ticket

Ride Photo: No


Time Commitment

Open/Close: Opens and closes with the park. One of the rides available during Extra Magic Hours when on-property resort guests can enter the park an hour early.

Wait Times: While relatively high capacity, and short in duration, Mad Tea Party is notoriously slow to load and unload.

Length of Ride: 90 seconds

FastPass: No

Single Rider: No

Queue Description: The queue wraps around the attraction and has no particular theming.

Access Information

Health Restriction: Even without rider assistance, the ride does involve spinning, so people with balance or nausea problems may want to avoid. When the rider's spin very fast, the odds of motion sickness and dizziness increase, as do g-forces.

Ride Access: The queue is wheelchair accessible.

Wheelchair Transfer: It will be necessary to transfer for any wheelchair or ECV into one of the tea cup ride units. Doing so requires being able to stand and take a small step up into the teacup. Riders should be able to sit upright.

Service Animals: No

Audio: Music plays during the ride.

Weight and Size Issues: None

Parenting Information

Height Restriction: None

Child Swap: Yes

Other Issues:

History and Trivia

  • At this location: Mad Tea Party has been at this location since the park opened in 1971.
  • The Attraction's History: The ride remains essentially unchanged since it opened.
  • Other Trivia:
    • An odd number: The 10/6 tag on the Mat Hatter's hat is not an impossible size, but rather the price: 10 shillings, sixpence.