15 Best Disney Autograph Books & Ideas

Many people LOVE collecting autographs from Mickey and the gang, as well as any other character (Disney princesses, anyone?!) they happen to meet! All the characters do autographs, and kids have loved collecting them over the last 50 years.

If you have a younger child and this is their first time at Disney, autograph books are a great way to help break the ice when your child meets a character. Sometimes kids get nervous! Handing Elsa, Donald Duck, or Chewbacca a Disney autograph book is an easy way for them to interact with the characters.

We have rounded up some of the perfect autograph books. We have also given you some other unique ideas to collect autographs with – we think you will love these!

15 Best Disney Autograph Books (and other ideas!)

Best Disney Autograph Books & Ideas

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1. Classic Disney Characters Autograph Book with Pen

This is your tried and true classic Disney autograph book for Disney World or Disneyland. And bonus – it comes with a pen and a spot to put it!

This is a great size to throw in your backpack and pull out when you see Mickey Mouse and all your favorite Disney Characters.

autograph book with pen

2. Mickey Buttons Book

We love that this Disney autograph book has Mickey’s buttons on it! It feels modern and is such a unique Disney autograph book.

These books have over 100 blank pages in it so it more of a journal autograph book. Your child could put extra mementos in it – like photos from your Disney World Vacation! This autograph book could easily become a Disney World scrapbook that your child will love to look at for years to come.

Classic mickey autograph book
Autograph Book: Character Signature and Photo Memory Album for Kids for Theme Park Adventures
  • Co., Lucky Thirteen (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 105 Pages - 07/18/2021 (Publication Date) - Independently published (Publisher)

3. Minnie Mouse Bow Book

This book has autograph pages AND photo sleeves and is simply adorable. This one is Minnie themed and has an actual bow on it! This is a perfect memory book for your child and she will love looking through the photo album long after your visit to Disney World.

Minnie autograph book with bow
Disney Parks Exclusive - Minnie Autograph and Photograph Book
  • Created exclusively for Disney Theme Parks and Resorts
  • Minnie with Bow ** Cover features Minnie with ribbon ** "This book belongs to" printed plate on endpapers
  • 25 photo sleeves (4" x 6") ** Holds 4" H x 6" W photos, displayed horizontally
  • Full-color autograph pages ** Elastic loop for pen (pen not included) ** Acid-free ** Photo safe
  • 5" H x 7" W ** Paper / plastic ** PVC-free

4. Mickey & Minnie Double Pack Book

If you have more than one child that wants autographs these autograph books are perfect! A Mickey book and a Minnie book come in this two pack so each child can have their own Disney autograph book.

Mickey and Minnie autograph book set
Eemrald Disney Mickey Mouse Spiral Autograph Books - 2 Books Set (Mickey&Minnie)
  • Mickey Minnie Mouse & Friends
  • Spiral Autograph Book with Blue Green & Pink Colors
  • Size approximately 5.5" x 4" and Pages are around 120.

5. Mickey Autograph Book with Retractable Pen

This cute Mickey Mouse autograph book comes with accessories! It has a plastic pouch with a handle for easy carrying in to Walt Disney World and a pen. We love this because it protects it from rain or water rides, and it is a perfect spot to put a pen so you won’t lose it!

Mickey autograph book with pen and case
Disney Mickey Mouse Dark Blue Autograph Book with 1 Retractable Pen
  • Mickey Mouse autograph book with Plastic pouch
  • Approximately 48 pages
  • Authentic Licensed item
  • 1 Retractable Pen

Think outside the box for other ways to collect those autographs! Here’s a few clever ways to get character autographs other than autograph books.

6. Mickey Mouse Hat

Bring a white permanent marker or a fabric pen and have the Disney Characters sign this hat! This is such a fun way to collect autographs.

This hat comes in a ton of different colors, so you could even choose pink or blue! Mickey Mouse is embroidered on this hat and the back is adjustable.

Mickey Mouse baseball hat
Concept One Disney Mickey Mouse Baseball Hat, Washed Twill Cotton Adjustable Dad Cap
  • MICKEY MOUSE BASEBALL HAT: Adjustable cotton twill ball cap with an embroidered image of Mickey Mouse on the front of the cap
  • ONE SIZE FITS ALL: Golf hat features an adjustable metal slider to allow for easy resizing for a comfortable fit on the heads of kids and adults alike
  • 100% COTTON: Adjustable hat is composed of lightweight and durable fabric to allow for instant comfort when worn, and features a curved brim with stitching to keep the Sun's UV rays out of your eyes
  • HAND WASH ONLY: Recommended for hand washing only, lay flat to dry, do not iron

7. Mickey Mouse Shirt

We love the idea of having Mickey and Minnie sign a t-shirt! For a child, get a larger t-shirt that they can wear as a sleep shirt and then can grow into as they get older.

Please note: The characters won’t sign a shirt that you are wearing, so make sure you bring this with you in your park bag.

Mickey Mouse classic t shirt
Disney Mickey Mouse Classic Pose T-Shirt
  • Officially licensed by Disney
  • Graphic Artwork: ODNY-0133
  • Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem

8. Castle Print

This is a unique alternative that we love. Put a clipboard or folder on your packing list and bring this gorgeous castle print – then have the characters sign it! When you get home put the autographed art in a beautiful picture frame.

This will be such a great piece of art when you get home and always remind you of Walt Disney World or Disneyland.

Cinderella castle print
8x10 P02 Disney Castle Poster. Inspired Watercolor Illustration.Cinderella Disney Princess Castle Art Print.Wall Art.Kids Art.Birthday Gift for Kids
  • The size of this Disney Cinderella castle poster is 8” by 10”. The castle fits perfectly into landscape orientation.
  • This Disney castle poster features a designer watercolor technique. The image includes vivid watercolor blots that make the print stand out from other Disney posters.
  • Our Disney castle art print is depicted on thick printer paper. This material is ideal for posters since it’s durable and good at reproducing rich colors.
  • This Disney world castle poster is an ideal gift for a young princess. Girls adore decorations like this!
  • It’s easy to handle the Disney castle print. You can hang in on a wall the way it is – without a frame, or you can choose one for it later and enjoy your sophisticated Disney decoration.

9. Mickey Ears and Stars Pillows

These pillow cases are another unique way to gather autographs! Bring these cases (don’t bring the actual pillow themselves) and have the characters sign them. Be sure to bring a fabric or permanent marker as regular pens won’t work.

When you get home, stuff them with a pillow form and enjoy!

Mickey pillow covers
Pack of 2 Cute Pillow Covers Cartoon Cushion Case Standard Throw Pillow Covers for Couch Sofa Bedding Home Decorative Pillowcases 18x18 in (Colorful 7)
  • 【Size】: This pillow cases standard size 18 ×18 inch (45cm*45cm);Hand-cutting and sewing. 2 Pillowcases only, Pillow not included.
  • 【Material】:Cartoon pillow Cover made of high-quality and durable polyester material, are not only softer and more breathable than ordinary fabrics.Smooth and comfortable touch, light and convenient storage.
  • 【Design】:Double-sided printing, bright color, not easy to fade, invisible high-quality zipper, good decorative effect.
  • 【Scenes】:Used as sofa, chair or car seat cushion, pillow, bolster for any body part; decorative for room, bar or coffee house; Matches well with various styles of home decor.
  • 【Gift】: just let this adorable pillow cover be the most attractive of your home decor. The best gift choice for children, relatives, lovers and friends.

10. Picture Frame Mats

Here is another idea that we LOVE – bring a photo mat to Disney World or Disneyland! Be sure to keep this in a folder so it doesn’t get ruined. When you get home put your favorite Disney picture in a frame with all the autographs! This makes for a very special keepsake.

Picture frame mats
Golden State Art, Pack of 10, 11x14 for 8x10 Color Picture Photo Mat -White-core, Acid-Free - Great for Frames, Artwork, Prints, Pictures, White
  • Pack of 10 11x14 WHITE Picture Mats with White Core Bevel Cut for 8x10 Pictures
  • This item comes with 10 11x14 single mats
  • Inside (opening) Size: 7.5x9.5 (bevel cut), Color is WHITE
  • White core and 4-ply thick (about 1.4 mm or 1/16 inch). Perfect for framing 8x10 photos in an 11x14 picture frame.

11. Wood Ornaments

These wooden ornaments are lightweight and perfect for throwing into your backpack for your day at Disney World or Disneyland. Decorate them with paint from a craft store before you leave and have the characters sign them!

Decorating the ornaments is a fun way to look forward to your trip as a family – and the ornaments will be a fun way to remember your trip every Christmas!

PartyTalk 30pcs Round Wooden Discs with Holes, 3" Unfinished Predrilled Natural Wood Slices for Crafts Centerpieces, Wooden DIY Christmas Ornaments Hanging Decorations
  • ◆INCLUDES - 30pcs Blank Wood Circles and 30pcs Jute Twines, enough for any craft project you have going on. Size: 3-inch (73mm) in diameter, 0.1-inch (3mm) in thickness, great for hanging on your Christmas tree
  • ◆MATERIAL - The Christmas Hanging Tags are made of premium quality natural wood, laser cut and polished. Both sides are sanded to a smooth finish ready to paint, stain, decorate or simply leave plain
  • ◆OCCASIONS - Perfect for Christmas, wedding, baby shower, birthday, New Year, etc. The round wood discs will be beautiful ornaments for Christmas tree, window or fireplace, also nice Christmas gifts or housewarming gift
  • ◆DIY CRAFTS - Ideal for DIY hand paintings, Christmas signs, gift tags, handwriting tags, letterings, wish cards, table numbers, hangers, embellishments, coasters, photo props and many others art and craft projects
  • ◆EASY TO USE - Easy to write or paint. Every wooden slice features a small hole which can be threaded with string, ribbon or lace for you hanging easily, creating a vintage and rustic look for your Christmas party.

12. Encyclopedia of Characters Book

This is an amazing idea to get autographs at Walt Disney World or Disneyland! We love this idea because it gives your child something to read while waiting in line! Have each character sign by their photo in this fun animated character book.

Disney Encyclopedia of Characters book
Junior Encyclopedia of Animated Characters (Refresh)
  • Hardcover Book
  • Disney Books (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 144 Pages - 06/09/2020 (Publication Date) - Disney Press (Publisher)

13. White Backpack

You are bringing a backpack into the park anyway….so why not bring a white one and have Mickey and Minnie sign it?! This is such a fun way to collect Disney character signatures while at Disney World or Disneyland.

White backpack
HotStyle SIMPLAY Classics Backpack, Medium Sized
  • Feather-like Weightness: At 0.8 pounds only, this lightweight book bag will never weigh you down while providing padded & comfortable support.
  • Right-sized for Schooler: Compact but spacious for all school supplies and daily essentials, even fits 2-inch binder. Got gear? No problem.
  • Sturdy Through & Holds Up: Made to last with durable polyester & reliable YKK zipper. Withstand anything kids can dish out for the school year.
  • Convenient and Easy-to-clean: A damp rag can write away most spots. Water-resistant that repels rain. Solid color to alter/draw on/for DIY projects.
  • You're Completely Covered: Comes with a 12-month warranty against manufacturing defects plus a USA CPC certificate confirming its safety.

14. White Apron

We LOVE this idea! If your child loves to be in the kitchen have them bring an apron to the parks! Be sure to have Princess Tiana sign it!

You can make this extra fun by having characters sign in different colors that match who they are – Tiana and Tinker Bell sign in green, Snow White in red or yellow, and Mickey and Minnie in black or red!

White aprons
Syntus 2 Pack Adjustable Bib Apron Waterdrop Resistant with 2 Pockets Cooking Kitchen Aprons for BBQ Drawing, Women Men Chef, White
  • Soft Touch- Made from polyester fiber which belongs to uniform cloth, free from harmful chemicals, safe for you & your family.
  • One Size Fit Most- Unique design with an adjustable neck strap for the most suitable length. Long ties that can be easily altered to fit most sizes.
  • Machine Washable- Resists wrinkles and shrinkages. Wash with dark colored cloth; bleaching, dry cleaning and tumble drying are not allowed.
  • 2 Large Pockets- Sewed 2 large pockets in the middle of apron for easy holding meat thermometer, grill slips, recipe cards, etc.
  • Wide Coverage- Large bib Apron that covers from chest to knee provides great coverage and protection from kitchen grease, spills and food stains. Note: do not place apron nearby any heated cooking ware or flame.

15. Travel Mug

This is a great option for a kid who is a bit on the older side and still wants to collect autographs at Disney World and Disneyland! These customizable travel mugs are a unique way to gather autographs. Be sure to fill it up with free water at the parks!

Simply Green Solutions Customizable Eco-To-Go Double Wall Cold Travel Cup, 16 oz. Capacity To Go Cup, Clear
  • Double wall insulation storage space accomodates a customizable removable insert of your creation.
  • Clear Inner Wall Liner, Clear Outer Wall, with Clear Lid
  • BPA Free Acrylic Construction of Cup Housing and Screw on Lid, with rubber gasket seal.
  • Reusable straw & stopper included, tumbler lid will accept standard 8mm. size straws.
  • Hand wash. Not for microwave or freeezer use.


Is Disney doing autographs in 2022?

Yes! Disney announced that autographs started at Disney World and Disneyland in April 2022!

Can you hug characters at Disney World?

Yes, you can hug characters at Disney World! This returned in April of 2022

Where can I meet Disney Characters?

You can meet Disney Characters throughout the 4 theme parks at Disney World – Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Disney’s Animal Kingdom and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. You can also meet characters at Disney character meals (such as Chef Mickey’s and Story Book Dining).

We hope you find something great to bring on your next Disney trip that will bring you memories for years to come!

Make sure that you leave room in your park bag for your autograph choice! We have all the go to backpacks for your Disney Vacation here.

If your child wants to carry around their autograph book, consider getting them a kid sized fanny pack! We have the best Disney fanny packs for children and adults here!

Now, go get those hugs and autographs!

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