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Walls Installed for New Structure at Journey of Water Inspired by ‘Moana’ in EPCOT

While Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind will be thrilling EPCOT guests soon, another attraction is still well away from opening. Journey of Water Inspired by “Moana” will be a walkthrough attraction in the park’s World Nature neighborhood. Let’s take a look at how construction has progressed since our last update.

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Construction has come a long way since this area was flattened earth following the demolition of Innoventions West. There are several concrete structures of different shapes and sizes in the land.

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More excavation in the area has led to a new pile of dirt sitting among these structures.

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Trenches and ditches are surrounded by orange net fencing.

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Several poles now stick out of the ground next to this semi-circle wall. The concrete boxes on the ground have been there for months.

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The metal extension to the cube-shaped structure remains exposed, and the short wall in front of it has been painted black.

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A digger sits just beyond the construction walls.

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A new structure is being built at the center of the site, with the foundation having been laid in the past few weeks.

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Walls made of wood and metal now stick out of the concrete foundation.

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The structure has a rough circle shape.

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Two crew members were working on one wall.

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The attraction will have interactive water features, and pipes are visible in some of the excavated trenches.

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Crew members were talking above one hole in the ground.

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The first structure built for the attraction has a black stripe running along the bottom of it now.

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Another large structure is almost entirely in the ground.

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New wood railings are on one edge, either for worker safety or for a future extension to the walls.

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Another digger sits next to this structure.

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There is no announced opening date for Journey of Water Inspired by “Moana” at EPCOT.

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