ANAHEIM, Calif. — Ahead of the start of its D23 Expo, Disney has revealed a model of Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, the “Princess and the Frog”-inspired attraction set to replace Splash Mountain at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort.
What You Need To Know
- Disney unveils model of Tiana's Bayou Adventure
- The attraction is set to replace Splash Mountain at Disney World and Disneyland Resort
- The model gives a better idea of some of the changes coming to the ride's exterior
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The model, which is on display as part of the Wonderful World of Dreams pavilion, shows the exterior of the new attraction.
While the Splash Mountain structure remains, there have a been some changes made to the attraction’s exterior for the redesign, including more greenery and the addition of a water tower.
The display also includes additional concept art as well as more information about the attraction’s backstory.
A monitor above the model plays a video showing the Imagineering team’s research trip to New Orleans. The video also features animated concept art of the attraction at night.
For Disneyland, the revamped attraction also means a new restaurant for New Orleans Square: Tiana’s Palace.
Disney previously announced that Tiana’s Bayou Adventure would debut in “late 2024.” An official opening date has not yet been shared.