PHOTOS: Construction Walls Erected Around Fountain View, Club Cool, Character Spot, and the Fountain of Nations, Now Drained Ahead of Demolition at Epcot

It’s the end of an era for Future World.

Saturday marked the final day of operation for Club Cool, Fountain View, Mickey & Friends Character Spot, and the old Innoventions West hallway.

While many said their tearful goodbyes to the Fountain of Nations on Saturday, it was still running yesterday for its last day, but has since been drained and surrounded by planters and construction walls along with the rest of the Future World area ahead of demolition.

These construction walls precede the demolition work that will take place to make way for Epcot’s new Festival Center and a portion of one of the new neighborhood concepts that will comprise the new Epcot: World Celebration.

For more information on booking your next trip with our official travel agent sponsor, the Vacationeer, visit wdwnt.travel.

0 0 vote
Article Rating
4 Comments
Oldest
Newest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Jeff W
Jeff W
1 year ago

I remember when the fountain was used for a Circus.

Duke Jokes
Duke Jokes
1 year ago

Shameful! Though I shouldn’t expect much more out of the money-hungry, morally-void, thieves that run the modern day Walt Disney Company…

Jason
Jason
1 year ago

I am all for the changes coming to EPCOT, but they are demolishing one of the more useful buildings. What about the other former Communi-Core/Innoventions buildings? I will miss Club Cool and hope it comes back again in another form… but if not, there is the paid, beverage sample experience at Coca-Cola at Disney Springs. Meanwhile, it will be good to see all those strange colors disappear and the nasty smell of all those Coke syrups in storage vanish. Not sure why they painted the buildings to look like that, but someone was on some good drugs when they had… Read more »

Bob
Bob
1 year ago

Wait! Yanking the dancing fountain out? Huge change. Yowza. What happened to the monoliths with the pictures of the folks that were removed from the entrance? Last month staff at the gate didn’t know!