• On May 1, 2018
    Kristin from OH Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    We will be arriving at Disney World in May 6th, for a week. Our son will be (almost) 2.5 years old- but e is quite tall for his age (most people think he’s 4). Should we bring a copy of his birth certificate, since under 3 doesn’t require park passes?

    Hi there, Kristin! Welcome back to the Disney Parks Moms Panel!

    In no time at all you will be arriving for your Walt Disney World Resort vacation. I know you are thrilled to be so close to your magical week-long trip!

    I have traveled many times to the Walt Disney World Resort with my two little ones. As a matter of fact, our next trip will be the first time in years that we are visiting our favorite vacation destination without a kiddo 2-years-old or younger! I have never been asked to show proof that my son or daughter is younger than 3-years-old. With that said, both of my kids are pretty average-sized for their ages. If you are worried that this will be an issue for you since your son is so tall, it might be a good idea to bring a copy (not the original) of his birth certificate for peace of mind. But like I said, I've never had an issue at all when it came to my 2-year-old being considered a "Guest of Mickey."

    Enjoy every wonderful memory you make on your vacation, Kristin! Please visit us again with any other questions you may have!

thumbnail image for Tabitha

Meet the Panelist: Tabitha, Tennessee

Hello all! I'm a happily married, proud mom to two young children, and I love to plan trips to Walt Disney World Resort. One of my favorite things about taking a Disney Parks vacation is that there is always something new and wonderful to discover, no matter if this is your first trip or if you visit multiple times per year. I'm excited to help you plan your next adventure!
Learn More About Tabitha

Related Video

  • thumbnail image for DisneyKids - Baby Care Centers Aren’t Just for Babies

Didn't find what you were looking for?

To submit your question, please sign in now if you have not already done so.

Ask a QuestionOpens the Ask a Question dialog box.

Update Browser

For a better experience browsing this website, please download an updated version of Internet Explorer.

Or you can continue browsing without updating.