Photos/Videos: Visit the “Wonderful World of Dreams” Pavilion at the D23 Expo with Exciting New Disney Park Models

Last night we had the chance to preview the “Wonderful World of Dreams” pavilion for Disney Parks, Experiences and Merchandise at the Expo D23. Let’s take a tour through the pavilion and see all the exciting new reveals!

What is happening:

  • We’ll start with a look at a variety of new ride-on vehicles revealed for new attractions coming to Disney parks around the world.

  • First, the unique vehicle designed for the zootopia attraction at Shanghai Disneyland.

  • The Frozen The upcoming boat ride in the Fantasy Springs expansion at Tokyo DisneySea will feature familiar designs from Arendelle.

  • But that’s not the only boat ride for Fantasy Springs, as there will also be one themed around Tangled.

  • The Peter Pan attraction for the area has a more unique ride-on vehicle, resembling the stern of Captain Hook’s ship, the Jolly Roger.

  • Finally for Fantasy Springs, there will be a Tinker Bell attraction, which appears to be some sort of dark ride.

  • Some new artistic concepts for the region.

  • Hong Kong Disneyland is also getting a Frozen-themed area, called Arendelle: The World of Frozen, with two new attractions.
  • frozen forever is one of these attractions, with a design similar to the EPCO attraction, while receiving a boat similar to Tokyo’s DisneySea counterpart.

  • The other attraction will be Wandering Oaken’s Sliding Sleighs roller coaster.

  • Some actors costumes for Arendelle: The World of Frozen.

  • A scale model of a 16ft tall statue of Te Fiti, as part of the Journey of Water walk through attraction, will soon be available at EPCOT.

  • Another model, this time featuring the statue of Walt the Dreamer, as part of the worldwide celebration at EPCOT.

  • The actual statue that will be installed in the park is also on display.

  • Mickey’s Toontown at Disneyland is getting a facelift and you can see more of a newly revealed model in this post.

  • A display on the impressive numbers of Stuntronics.

  • The reimagined Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel and Tokyo Disney’s Fantasy Springs Hotel featured in concept art.

  • Fun illustration of the new Disney Wish cruise ship.

  • Take a full tour of the “Wonderful World of Dreams” pavilion in our video below, including some fun with some zootopia puppets:

  • Barbara Bouza (President of Walt Disney Imagineering) and Josh D’Amaro (President, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products) present the “Wonderful World of Dreams” pavilion:

  • Stay tuned for more from Expo D23 as our coverage continues all weekend!

Herman C. Harkins