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Want to find out if your favorite ride or attraction will be closed during your visit to the Walt Disney World resort? Check below for the most current info!

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Magic Kingdom

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad (August 8, 2016 – November 18, 2016)

Stitch’s Great Escape (operating days change to seasonal October 2, 2016)

Spaceship Earth


No scheduled refurbishments or closings


Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Pizza Planet (reopening as Pizza Rizzo Fall 2016)

Rock ’n’ Roller Coaster (October 27, 2016 – November 9, 2016)


Animal Kingdom

Dinosaur (Reopens October 16, 2016)

Dino Institute Shop (Reopens October 16, 2016)

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Disney Springs

Planet Hollywood (reopen date TBD)

Fulton’s Crab House (reopening as Paddlefish late 2016)



All Star Sports

Grand Slam Pool closed October 10, 2016 – December 13, 2016

Animal Kingdom Villas  – Kidani Village

Soft goods replacement July 15, 2016 – early 2017

Bay Lake Tower (Disney’s Contemporary Resort)

Soft goods replacement thru October 14, 2016

Boardwalk Resort

Villa Room refurbishment thru October 31, 2016

Pop Century

Room refurbishment and Computer pool closed October 12, 2016 – December 23, 2016

Polynesian Village Resort

Pathway to the TTC is closed

Yacht Club Resort

Room refurbishment October 29, 2016 – June 23, 2017

Wilderness Lodge and Villas

General refurbishment throughout resort through 2017

Check back monthly for updates on closures at Walt Disney World Resort!