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Disney World extends park hours at Magic Kingdom, Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom in mid-July

Recently the Orlando theme parks have been fairly quiet for June, but with bumper crowds expected this 4th of July holiday weekend, and extending into July, Walt Disney World have extended their theme park hours at most parks.

Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom

Walt Disney have extended park opening days on select dates in mid-July at Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom, with no changes at EPCOT.

Magic Kingdom

On July 17, Magic Kingdom will open from 9.00 am until 11:00 pm instead of 10:00 pm

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Disney's Hollywood Studios

From July 16 through July 22, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will open 30 minutes earlier, opening at 8.30 am instead of 9 am.

Early entry for hotel guests will now begin at 8:00 am. The park will close at 9:00 pm.

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Disney’s Animal Kingdom

From July 16 through July 22. Disney’s Animal Kingdom, will now open at 8 am instead of 9 am, and the park will close at 9 pm.

Early entry for hotel guests will now begin at 7:30 am on those days.

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