New 'Pirates' ride coming to Disney

Themed around Capt. Jack Sparrow, ride opening Dec. 6

ORLANDO, Fla. - Disney has announced a new Pirates of the Caribbean-themed ride is to be built at the Hollywood Studios theme park.

A Disney Parks blog revealed new images and information Thursday about the new attraction, called Pirates of the Caribbean: The Legend of Captain Jack Sparrow, which will be a walk-through attraction where guests can explore "an eerie lost grotto."

Guests will encounter a "mysterious pirate skull" that will test them to see if they have what it takes to set sail with Captain Jack Sparrow. The attraction will let guests experiences perils and trials involved in the life of a pirate as their favorite moments from the films come to life.

According to the blog, dress rehearsals and previews begin in late November and the grand opening will be on Dec. 6.

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