January 2019 Walt Disney World Refurbishments

It’s time to plan! We have the full list of  Walt Disney World refurbishments and closures for Walt Disney World for your planning needs. Check them out here.

Magic Kingdom Park January 2019 and beyond closures:

Monorail Ongoing
The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form or transportation during their visit they should check to be sure of the best option available on their day of travel, as alternative transportation options will be available.

Walt Disney World Railroad – Main Street, U.S.A. Early December 2018 – Until further notice

Tomorrowland Speedway Early January 2019 – mid-May 2019

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park January 2019 and beyond closures:

Rafiki’s Planet Watch Oct. 21, 2018 – Until further notice
Starting October 21, 2018, Rafiki’s Planet Watch and Wildlife Express will be unavailable to Guests. In the meantime, our world-class animal care will still continue behind the scenes. Please check back for updates.

Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park Closed January 6, 2019 – March 16, 2019

Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park Closed October 28, 2018 – January 5, 2019

Disney’s Art of Animation Resort:

Big Blue Pool Mid-September 2020 – Mid-December 2020
The Big Blue Pool is scheduled to be closed for refurbishment. During this time, other pool and recreation offerings will remain open-including Flippin’ Fins Pool, Cozy Cone Pool and the Schoolyard Sprayground. Noise may be heard while this work is being completed, but noise should not be heard from Guest rooms between dusk and 9:00 AM.

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

General Construction/Rooms Refurbishment
During this time, amenities including dining locations (such as the newly reimagined Rix Sports Bar and Grill) and merchandise locations, pools, La Vida Health Club with the spa and salon, and recreation activities such as beach volleyball, Iguana Arcade, Movies Under the Stars and more, will remain available. Please note that noise will be heard while our Resort is undergoing refurbishments, but noise should not be heard from Guest rooms prior to 9:00am daily.

Disney’s Pop Century Resort

Hippy Dippy Pool January 2020 – Early Spring 2020
The Hippy Dippy Pool is scheduled to be closed for refurbishment. During this time, Guests can use the Bowling Pool, Computer Pool and the kiddie pool. Also, Movies Under the Stars will be offered in an alternate location. Guests may notice construction noise while this refurbishment is underway, but the noise should not be heard from Guest rooms between dusk and 9:00 AM.

 


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Heather Adamczak