Mary Poppins Penguin Fountain To Grace The Villas at the Grand Floridian

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When guests enter the Grand Atrium Lobby of the Villas at the Grand Floridian, not only will they find two 45-foot-long gold chandeliers, but they will also find this charming fountain:

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Made of bronze, guests will find seven penguins from Mary Poppins in playful poses in this lobby feature

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Here is an artist crafting the penguins for the fountain

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The penguins during the casting process

So, what do you think of this accent for the lobby of the Villas at the Grand Floridian?

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steve2wdw
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steve2wdw

Funny….cause nothing says "Florida" more than a fountain with penguins from a movie set in England!

Nathan
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Nathan

@steve2wdw it's so true. And isn't the children's water play area Alice in Wonderland? A lot of England references…

Kathleen Cameron
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Kathleen Cameron

Hopefully they'll do one with Princess Merida – we need to get a little more Scotland in Florida!!!

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