LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Walt Disney World has shared a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the new Walt Disney statue coming to Dreamers Point.
The new statue will be located in the all-new World Celebration area of EPCOT.
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“As guests pass Spaceship Earth, in the future they will discover a breathtaking new view of World Showcase from Dreamers Point,” Disney described in a news release. “World Celebration will also feature a new statue honoring the legacy of the original dreamer, Walt Disney, plus beautiful natural environments and global design elements filled with Disney magic.”
In a video posted on Disney Park’s Twitter, a sculptor can be seen detailing the sculpture in a model form.
To celebrate Walt Disney’s birthday, enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at the making of a brand-new statue, coming to Walt Disney World at Dreamers Point as part of the historic EPCOT transformation. 🎉 pic.twitter.com/Po4MX4i95q— Disney Parks (@DisneyParks) December 5, 2021
The statue is just a piece of the historic transformation happening now at EPCOT.
In addition to Dreamers Point, World Celebration will be home to the all-new Creations Shop, Club Cool Hosted by Coca-Cola and recently announced Connections Café and Eatery, which is taking over the former Electric Umbrella quick-service restaurant.
Disney will also open the all-new Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind roller coaster next summer at EPCOT.
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