Downtown Disney attraction DisneyQuest to close in 2016

The closure comes on the heels of an announced closure at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando.

DisneyQuest at Downtown Disney will close in 2016. Wikimedia Commons photo Magnus Manske
DisneyQuest at Downtown Disney will close in 2016. Wikimedia Commons photo Magnus Manske

The DisneyQuest attraction at Downtown Disney in Orlando will close next year, according to a WESH.com report that cited park officials. A specific date has not been announced.

WESH.com reported on Tuesday that DisneyQuest will be replaced by the NBA Experience. The change comes on the heels of another announced closure at Disney. The Magic of Disney Animation attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is scheduled to close on July 12, 2015. Disney has not announced a replacement.

Orlando theme parks have announced many changes. Universal Orlando recently announced it will open a new water theme park called Volcano Bay. Universal Orlando will close its Wet ‘n Wild water park to make way for Volcano Bay. SeaWorld Orlando is planning to build a new taller and faster roller coaster. Universal Orlando also announced it will open a new King Kong ride in 2016.

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