Lonely Planet Writer

Disneyland's nocturnal cats caught on camera

Lucifer the cat, Disneyland, 2007.
Lucifer the cat, Disneyland, 2007. Image by Jean / CC BY 2.0

Disney is known for its cartoon portrayal of animals in its many famous movies, and now some real life feline residents of California’s Disneyland have been captured on film and posted on a new Instagram account that tells their story. The resort’s approximately 200 cats, descended from a group who were on site when Disneyland was built back in the 1950s, are generally shy and only come out after dark when visitors have left, but photographers have managed to snap the creatures going about their nocturnal activities against the resort’s fantastical backdrop. Read more: laist.com