King Kong attraction coming to Universal Orlando

Construction work seen at Islands of Adventure

ORLANDO, Fla. – A character more than 80 years old will soon be the center of Universal Orlando's next main attraction.

Park officials confirmed Tuesday that a new King Kong attraction was currently under construction at the park.

The location of the attraction was not disclosed, but construction work is being done near the Jurassic Park River Adventure at Universal's Island of Adventure.

An opening date for the King Kong attraction is not known.