Earlier today, the Disney Parks Blog revealed a first look at the new interactive features coming to Big Thunder Mountain Railroad’s queue at the Magic Kingdom. The new interactive queue will take guests on the backstory of the mining company including a look at the Mining Office, Explosives Magazine Room, and even the Ventilation Room.
Walt Disney Imagineering is giving guests a new way to wait by removing the line completely at one redone attraction. In the new dueling Dumbo ride in the Storybook Circus area of the new Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom, guests will enter a big top tent into an open “queue” area where they will wait their turn while kids play with interactive elements and enjoying the sights and sounds of the big top. [Read more…]
Something sort of weird, but definitely interested is going on outside the Haunted Mansion at Disney’s Magic Kingdom. Construction walls have been up for a while just outside the entrance. Guests can no longer laugh at the gravestones or freak out at blinking stone faces. But they may soon be able to do a whole lot more while waiting to enter the happy haunt. [Read more…]