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Epcot® is where the magic of Disney touches the real world. It's a unique park of exploration and discovery, created with a touch of Disney fun and imagination along with the wonder of cultures from around the globe. The park features two distinct areas of interest, including Future World, where high-tech meets big fun, and World Showcase, a cultural exploration of eleven great nations. Both add up to an experience unlike any on earth.
The reimagined Test Track puts you at the designer’s table for a multisensory experience as you create your own virtual concept vehicle before boarding a “SimCar” to race through a thrilling series of hills, hairpin turns and straightaways at over 60 miles per hour. The attraction zooms in on how meticulous vehicle design influences top performance on the open road and lets you see how your virtual cars would perform.
||Height / Age Requirements: 40" or taller
Turtle Talk with Crush
Yo, Dude, come check out this totally cool interactive show. Go under the sea and have a conversation with Crush in his digital underwater world. The 152-year-old sea turtle from the Disney presentation of Pixar's "Finding Nemo" chats, jokes and even recognizes Guests. This is a first-of-its-kind live, real-time animated show you have to see to believe. It's soooo awesome!
Tricky trolls are out to befuddle you as you explore the heritage of Norway in this adventure-packed boat ride. Watch for polar bears and pirates and hold on tight as you plummet backwards into the stormy North Sea! The spirit of adventure is always alive on Maelstrom.
Presented by Siemens, this attraction is a slow-moving, time-travel adventure through the history of communication, showing how the spirit of innovation has moved people from the caves to the cosmos. Recent transformations include dramatic lighting effects, vibrant new costumes, detailed set decorations, enhanced staging, new narration and a new musical score.
Discover the glory of a great land with the sweeping grandeur and spectacular sounds of this Circle-Vision 360 degree filmed presentation. You are in the center of the action, surrounded by the stunning variety of America's neighbor to the north, from its wide open spaces abundant with wildlife to its sparkling cities and harbors teaming with activity to its magnificent mountains and shores.
Reflections of China
Explore China as never before in this stirring Circle-Vision 360° film that puts you in the center of the action. Sweep from Beijing to Shanghai, from inner Mongolia to the Forbidden City, from the distant lands of the Hunan province to the Great Wall, discovering all the brilliant facets of this Land of Many Faces.
The American Adventure
Thrill to an epic theatrical event with authentic historical characters, magnificent music and extraordinary effects on stage and screen. Meet the inspiring American heroes who reaffirm the county's greatest resource: its people. There's no adventure like The American Adventure!
Take a free-flying adventure across the natural wonders of the Golden State aboard this thrilling Epcot® attraction. With the wind in your hair, glide 40 feet in the air as you look down upon the breathtaking vistas of Yosemite and redwood forests. Soar as high as your imagination over a world of wonders.
||Height / Age Requirements: 40" or taller
The Seas with Nemo & Friends
Cruise out to sea in the clamobile! Greet all your Nemo pals as they swim amid the live marine life of the gigantic aquarium. Join Marlin and Dory on their search for the elusive clown fish and encounter dozens of "jellies", a toothy anglerfish, even old friend Bruce the shark. Then thrill to an incredible grand finale, where Nemo and all his friends appear to actually swim alongside the real-life creatures of the coral reef. Delve down into the deepest parts of the ocean in this fun-filled story where the majesty of nature meets whimsical Disney magic. (Inspired by Disney·Pixar's "Finding Nemo")
Gran Fiesta Tour
Experience the sights and sounds of Mexico on the Gran Fiesta Tour Starring The Three Caballeros. Take a delightful boat ride and follow the adventures of Donald Duck, José Carioca and Panchito from the Disney film "The Three Caballeros." This fun-filled journey showcases the people, culture, history and arts of Mexico and is enjoyable for all ages.
National Treasures at the American Heritage Gallery
Catch the spirit of imagination, of innovation, of possibilities - the spirit of America herself. Check out some of the spectacular and unique pieces of Americana that are on loan from a variety of prestigious institutions and private lenders. Get a glimpse into the lives of the people who were guided by idealism and the belief in a better tomorrow - like Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Edison, George Washington Carver, Rosa Parks, Jackie Robinson and many others. Visit often - the items in the National Treasures collection will be changed out as the exhibit continues.
Journey Into Imagination With Figment
Take a rollicking ride through the Imagination Institute, where that playful purple dragon Figment really puts you to the test! Climb aboard a train of thought in the Sound Lab. Use your Common Scents in the Smell Lab. Watch your world turn upside down in Figment's house. There's no journey like the Journey into Imagination!
This ultimate interactive thrill-packed adventure is as close as you can get to blasting off into space without leaving Earth. Each member of your astronaut team has a challenging role in a dynamic and daring cosmic mission dodging meteors and navigating nebula. Feel the force of lift-off and have an exhilarating, mystical rendezvous on another planet. It's out of this world!
||Height / Age Requirements: 44" or taller
Mission: SPACE Advanced Training Lab
Calling all aspiring astronauts! Burn off some energy by playing Mission: SPACE Race, a competition where two teams are pitted against each other in a high-energy race to see who can rocket back to the space station first! Dock at the Space Base to explore a fun interactive crawl space. And don't miss Expedition Mars, where a joystick and jet pack button are all you need to discover the surface of Mars. Those big and brave enough may also want to blast-off on the thrilling Mission: SPACE. Let the Space Race begin!
Innoventions: The Road to Tomorrow
Experience new technologies first hand through exhilarating experiences where you can touch, feel and play with the toys and tools of the future. Become an action figure in a video game. Examine DNA with the "Look Closer" machine. Run a virtual business in Opportunity City. Play the Toontown Tag game. Put your hands on tomorrow's technology today - at Innoventions!
"Captain EO," the classic musical spectacular that thrilled Epcot® Guests from 1986-1994, has returned to Epcot® for a special open-ended run. The attraction's return provides new audiences the opportunity to experience the original 17-minute 3-D production for the very first time, as well as a nostalgic look back for longtime fans wanting to see Michael Jackson in a rare performance created for the big screen.
IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth
The sky erupts with light and fire as this nighttime spectacular celebrates our world. It's the most magnificent show of its kind in our history, with dazzling special effects, colorful lasers, brilliant fireworks, and fiery torches all choreographed to an incredible musical score. Witness a thrilling nighttime kaleidoscope as the sky erupts with over 1,100 pyrotechnic bursts and the extraordinary Earth Globe floats across the lagoon, revealing wonders of the seven continents on its curved LED screens — the first ever of their kind. Revel in rousing original music as lasers turn the very sky into a work of art.
Let your imagination run wild in this incredible interactive playground! Wave your arms and move your body to create magical music, videotape your image and play it back in super slow motion, make up a symphony by jumping on stones, transform yourself into an animal and e-mail the photo to friends, and much more.
Agent P's World Showcase Adventure
Transform into a secret agent during this highly interactive quest based on the Disney Channel animated series Phineas and Ferb. Travel around World Showcase to help Agent-P the alter ego of Perry the Platypus—conquer a series of challenges!
Impressions de France
Soar throughout this magnificent country in this stunning five-screen panoramic film. Race cars in Cannes, ride boats on the Seine, fly over the cliffs at Normandy, ski over dangerously rocky peaks, sweep over the exquisite countryside in a huge hot air balloon, take a tantalizing train ride into Paris, climb the elegant Eiffel tower!
The Circle of Life
Marvel at the wonders of nature in this delightful film that combines animation, live action and your favorite "Lion King" characters. Timon wants to open a non-ecological resort, but Pumbaa and Simba realize how important the different kinds of plants and animals are to the health of the planet. After all, they're part of the Circle of Life.
World Showcase Pavilions
The Pavilions are a celebration of technology with lots of high-tech fun combined with the wonder of diverse cultures and the adventure of world travel. These interactive attractions allow you to delight in wondrous tales and customs of some of the world's most colorful countries.
- Mission: SPACE
- Spaceship Earth
- Test Track
- The American Adventure
- The Land
- The Seas with Nemo & Friends
- United Kingdom
- Universe of Energy
Ellen's Energy Adventure
Get a burst of energy on this fun-filled ride starring Ellen DeGeneres. Move through the creation of the universe and see...and hear...the Big Bang. Ride around, between and under dinosaurs. Float far above Earth with satellites and atoms. See what brain power can really accomplish - only on Ellen's Energy Adventure!
Living with the Land
Set sail on a voyage of discovery through living laboratories. Cruise through a tropical rain forest, the African desert and the American plains to discover the latest developments in aquaculture and desert farming. Float by experimental greenhouses and take a fascinating first-hand look at an aqua environment with alligators.