10 Most Popular Amusement Parks in the World Disney dominates, but Universal cracks top 5 By Arden Dier, Newser Staff Posted May 27, 2016 12:25 PM CDT 31 comments Comments Cinderella Castle at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom. (Gene Duncan, photographer) (Newser) – A new list of the world's most popular amusement parks shows just how pervasive the Disney brand is. Disney World's Magic Kingdom in Florida tops the AECOM Index with 20.5 million visitors in 2015, and the brand dominates the top 10. It was a good year for parks in general, with attendance up everywhere from Asia to Africa, reports CNN. The top 10 parks, via themeparkinsider.com: Disney World's Magic Kingdom, Florida, 20.5 million Disneyland, California, 18.3 million Tokyo Disneyland, 16.6 million Universal Studios Japan, Tokyo, 13.9 million Tokyo Disney Sea, 13.6 million Disney World's Epcot, Florida, 11.8 million Disney World's Animal Kingdom, Florida, 10.9 million Disney World's Hollywood Studios, Florida, 10.8 million Disneyland Park at Disneyland Paris, 10.4 million Universal Studios at Universal Orlando, 9.9 million Click for the full list or read about a guy who visited all 13 Disney parks.