Heading to Walt Disney World? Here is the current list of WDW refurbishments that will be taking place over the next few months.
Magic Kingdom® Park
Monorail – (Through June 2016 )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 of 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.
Swiss Family Treehouse July 6 – September 24, 2015
Liberty Square Riverboat August 1-7, 2016
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Aug. 8 – Nov. 18, 2016
“it’s a small world” Aug. 22 – Sep. 15, 2016
Stave Church Gallery (Norway) April 20 – June 20, 2016
House of Whispering Willows May 2 – June 16, 2016
Disney’s Hollywood Studios®
Pizza Planet January 19 – Late 2016
Walt Disney: One Man’s Dream July 16 – 19, 2016
Voyage of the Little Mermaid July 24 – 27, 2016
Muppet Vision 3D Aug. 15 – 22, 2016
Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
DINOSAUR July 25 – Sept. 29, 2016
Bay Lake Tower @ Disney’s Contemporary Resort
Soft Goods Refurbishment April 2 – Sept. 24, 2016
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas – Kidani Village
Soft Goods Refurbishment July 15, 2016 – January 24, 2017
Disney’s Beach Club Villas
Soft Goods & Bath Refurbishment Jan. 22 – Aug. 17, 2016
Disney’s BoardWalk Inn
Flying Fish Restaurant Through Summer 2016
Garden Suites Accessible Room Refurb June 8 – July 12, 2016
Disney’s BoardWalk Villas
Room Refurbishments May 16 – Aug. 30, 2016
Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground
Construction work in Loop 2100 Through July 2016
There will be increased traffic throughout the resort between the hours of 9:00 am and 5:00 pm. Guests should allow extra time for travel
Disney’s Port Orleans – Riverside
Routine Roof Maintenance Through Summer 2016
During this time, Guests may see work in progress.
Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
Treehouse Villas Soft Goods Rehab Feb. 7 – June 22, 2016
Disney’s Wilderness Lodge & Villas
General Resort Refurbishments Through 2017
Due to extensive refurbishment projects, Guests will very likely see and hear construction work in various areas throughout their stay. To minimize disruptions, we will attempt to limit work until after 9:00 a.m.
At this time, many popular areas will remained closed – including the Hidden Springs Pool (the leisure pool at The Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge), beach, marina, playground and more. In addition, certain pathways, like our nature trail, will be unavailable, and surrounding views may be altered. However, the recently renovated Silver Creek Springs Pool will remain open and boat transportation to Magic Kingdom park will continue to be offered.
Cub’s Den (Children’s Activity Center) Through 2017
Sturdy Branches Health Club July – Oct. 2016
Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel
Guest Room Renovations June – Sept. 2016
Renovation work is scheduled to take place between 7:00 am and 6:00 pm daily. No guests will be accommodated in the renovation area as to minimize impact on the guest experience.
Planet Hollywood Jan. 6 – Summer 2016
Fulton’s Crab House – reopening as Paddlefish Apr. 4 – Fall 2016