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Studio Backlot Tour at Disney's Hollywood Studios closing permanently later this month

In another sign that Disney's Hollywood Studios is due a massive makeover, the Studio Backlot Tour will be closing permanently later this month.

Winter refurbishment dates for Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach announced

Disney have announced the dates of the annual closure of the two water parks; Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon.

Garden View Tea Room now closed for refurb - Princess Tea Party relocated

The Garden View Tea Room at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort has now closed for a two-month long refurbishment. The My Disney Girl's Perfectly Princess Tea Party has been relocated during the refurbishment.

Magic Kingdom Tip Board merchandise area closes tomorrow

One of Magic Kingdom's newest merchandise areas will be closing tomorrow, with it's products being moved to other locations.

Magic Kingdom Monorail operating hours changed for Feb 23, 2014

The Express and Resort loops of the monorail service will be altered on Sunday, 23 February, 2014 due to the Princess Half Marathon taking place.

Polynesian Resort's Nanea Volcano pool closing for extended refurbishment in August

In August, the Nanea Volcano swimming pool at Disney's Polynesian Resort will be closing for an extended refurbishment as part of the ongoing construction work for the new Disney Vacation Club Villas.

Upcoming refurbishments at the Magic Kingdom

Throughout February and March there are a number of refurbishments happening at the Magic Kingdom, take a look at the list in this post.

Refurbishment of Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover postponed

Disney have confirmed that the upcoming refurbishment to Magic Kingdom's Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover has been postponed.

Typhoon Lagoon closed again today (30th) due to cold weather

Disney has taken the decision to keep Typhoon Lagoon closed again today due to continuing cold weather.

Two stores in the Magic Kingdom closing tomorrow

Disney have announced that two stores in the Magic Kingdom will be closing tomorrow.