Disney’s Hollywood Studios rides shut down due to cooling system issue



An issue with the cooling system at Disney’s Hollywood Studios caused all attractions except for Muppetision 3-D and Star Wars Launch Bay to close for an extended period today.

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This is an alert that guests in the parks received as a result of the cooling issue at Disney’s Hollywood Studios today. Photo by @disneyitgirl on Instagram.

According to an alert received by guests on the My Disney Experience app, the cooling system is currently being restored, but that it has affected various locations throughout the park, including attractions and food and beverage locations.

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A look at the ride closures at Hollywood Studios. Photo by @disneyitgirl on Instagram.

Rumors on social media suggested a fire was the cause of the cooling system malfunction, but no other information has been made available at this time.


We will update this story as it develops. Stay tuned to our website, Twitter, and Facebook for more info.

UPDATE: As of about 7:15 p.m., most attractions at Disney’s Hollywood Studios are up and running as normal now.

Up-to-date wait times can be found in the My Disney Experience app.


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