A Preview of the Lion King and Little Mermaid Wings at Art of Animation Resort

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The Lion King wing at Disney’s Art of animation Resort may not open until August 10th, but guests are being allowed to walk-through the new wing now. WDWNT Reporter Taylor Martina was on the scene yesterday and has some photos to share with us:

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All of the characters look great

building entrance

Wall art in the hallways

The elevator

Timon, Pumbaa, and Simba left tracks on the carpet

There they are

They all lead to the middle of the hallway

We can clearly see The Little Mermaid wing now

A look down the path

Back to Lion King



We’ll have more photos and video from this new wing coming up soon, so stay tuned!

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