Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios Hours Extended in Early November 2023

Kyle Silagyi

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Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios Hours Extended in Early November 2023

Operational hours at Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios have been extended for the second week of November. You’ll have even more time to enjoy your favorite Walt Disney World Resort parks from November 5–11; the operational hours for EPCOT during this period have not been updated.

Magic Kingdom Hours

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Below are the new general hours of operation for Magic Kingdom from November 5–11:

  • Sunday, November 5: 9:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.)
  • Monday, November 6: 9:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.)
  • Tuesday, November 7: 8:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.)
  • Wednesday, November 8: 9:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.)
  • Thursday, November 9: 8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.)
  • Friday, November 10: 8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.)
  • Saturday, November 11: 9:00 a.m.–12:00 a.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.)

Early entry hours for Walt Disney World Resort hotel guests have also shifted on November 7, 9, and 10, moving from 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Magic Kingdom will close at 6:00 p.m. on November 9 and 10 due to offerings of Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, both of which are sold out.

Magic Kingdom will be open until midnight on Saturday, November 11.

Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Below are the new general hours of operation for Disney’s Animal Kingdom from November 5–11.

  • Sunday, November 5: 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.)
  • Monday, November 6: 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.)
  • Tuesday, November 7: 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.)
  • Wednesday, November 8: 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.)
  • Thursday, November 9: 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.)
  • Friday, November 10: 8:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.)
  • Saturday, November 11: 8:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m. (previous hours: 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.)

Disney’s Animal Kingdom will now open at 8:00 a.m. every day in the second week of November. Early entry for Walt Disney World Resort hotel guests has been shifted to 7:30 a.m. on each of these days. The park will now close at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, November 10, and Saturday, November 11.

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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Only two dates have received updated hours at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

  • Friday, November 10: 8:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m. (previous hours 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.)
  • Saturday, November 11: 8:30 a.m.–8:00 p.m. (previous hours 9:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.)

To coincide with the new opening time, Walt Disney World Resort hotel guests will now be able to enter the park at 8:00 a.m. on these dates.

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will close at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 11 due to the first offering of Disney Jollywood Nights, a new holiday celebration at the park. The first offering of the party is sold out.

What do you think of the new hours of operation at Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios for the second week of November? Let us know in the comments.

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