Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of March 9, 2015

Magic Kingdom® Park
Harmony Barber Shop
Pirates of the Caribbean
Jungle Cruise
it’s a small world
Big Thunder Mountain
Liberty Tree Tavern
Dream Along with Mickey
Liberty Square Riverboat


The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System will undergo refurbishment that will impact the Express monorail beam, which runs between the Ticket & Transportation Center and the Magic Kingdom. Express beam shutdowns will occur between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The Resort beam will continue to run during downtimes. Guests arriving at the Ticket & Transportation Center during downtimes will be directed to the ferry boats.

Feb. 16 – Mar. 29, 2015
May 11 – Sep. 25, 2015
Apr. 13 – May 8, 2015
Apr. 14 – 17, 2015
Apr. 27 – 30, 2015
Jul. 6 – Nov. 19, 2015
Jul. 19 – Aug. 22, 2015
Aug. 4 – 10, 2015


March 10, 2015 to Summer 2015 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. – 6 p.m

Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Lights, Motor, Action
Voyage of the Little Mermaid
Apr. 20 – 24, 2015
Sep. 7 – 10, 2015
Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
Flame Tree BBQ
Creature Comforts
Jan. 5 – Apr. 22, 2015
Jan. 5 – Jun. 14, 2015
Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park
Closed for Annual Refurbishment Jan. 4 – Mar. 14, 2015
Disney’s Art of Animation Resort
Finding Nemo Schoolyard Wet Play Area May 26 – Jun. 29, 2015
Disney’s Beach Club Resort
Guest Room Renovations
Guest rooms will be refurbished with new hard and soft goods. Guests will not be accommodated in the affected areas but it is possible that some noise could travel while work is in progress (between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily).
Oct. 13, 2014 – Aug. 22, 2015
Disney’s Contemporary Resort
Contemporary Feature Pool Mar. 9 – 11, 2015
Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort
General Construction
The east portion of the beach (near the Transportation and Ticket Center) and Sunset Point are being refurbished and are unavailable. Guests may see or hear work in progress.
Dec. 2013 – Mar. 2015
Feature Pool and Slide
The main pool and slide will be closed for enhancements. Guests who stay at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort while the main pool is closed will receive one complimentary ticket for each member of their party to visit Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park during their stay.
Through March 2015
Polynesian East Pool
Closed for enhancement. During this time, Guests will observe construction taking place and certain pathways and buildings may be unavailable. Noise may be overheard while this work is being completed; however construction will not begin until after 9:00 a.m. The recently renovated Feature Pool will be available (weather permitting).
Mid-April 2015 to 2016
Walt Disney World Swan Hotel
Guest Room Renovations – Renovation work is scheduled to take place between 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. daily. No guests will be accommodated in the renovation area as to minimize impact on the guest experience. Aug. 20, 2014 – TBD
Downtown Disney® Area
Roadwork on Buena Vista Drive
Due to heavy roadwork, expect delays on Buena Vista Drive. It is recommended that Guests use complimentary Walt Disney World Resort transportation from Parks and Resorts to Downtown Disney and plan to arrive early for reserved dining and entertainment experiences.
Through Mar. 2016
Parking Lots – Entrance 2 – Lots A-G
Loss of parking lot Entrance 2 to Guest/Cast traffic and associated lots A-G in preparation for the construction of Town Center and the East Garage.
Dec. 1, 2014 – Aug. 1, 2016

Information and dates subject to change without notice.
Last Updated March 9, 2015