Aquatica Aquatica. From high-speed water slides and exhilarating wave pools, to tranquil beaches, Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark® Orlando, delights all ages and interests. SeaWorld SeaWorld. Guests are immersed in wonder at SeaWorld® Orlando, where the aquatic world comes alive.
Charles Hosmer Morse Museum is home to the world's largest collection of pieces by Louis Comfort Tiffany, as well as perfectly-preserved American decorative arts from the 19th and 20th centuries. The museum was founded by Jeannette Genius McKean in 1942, who rescued most of these incredible artifacts from the Tiffany estate.
About Discovery Cove About Discovery Cove. Learn more about Discovery Cove and what makes it Orlando's best beach getaway. Park Map Park Map. Find your way around Discovery Cove with this park map. Things to Know Things to Know. Learn more about what to bring, what to leave at home, and what time to arrive.
Disney's River Country was the first water park at Walt Disney World. Located near Disney's Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground, it opened on June 20, 1976, and closed indefinitely in November 2001. On January 20, 2005, The Walt Disney Company announced that River Country would remain closed permanently.
The last day for Dragon Challenge will be Sept. 4. Dewayne Bevil Contact Reporter Orlando Sentinel The Wizarding World of Harry Potter will get a new thrill ride at Universal’s Islands of Adventure, but lose an old one in the process this year.
A Hippogriff is a magical creature that has the front legs, wings, and head of a giant eagle and the body, hind legs, and tail of a horse. The Flight of the Hippogriff ™ is a family-friendly roller coaster that spirals and dives around the pumpkin patch, and then swoops past Hagrid's hut.
Located in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Florida, Harry Potter and the Escape From Gringotts is the centerpiece attraction. It is an astonishing achievement and immediately earned a coveted spot on the best theme park attractions list.
Stop the Daily Prophet presses because I have something exciting to share with you! I’m so thrilled to announce that Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey – my favorite ride in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade – is now even more immersive than ever before. The award-winning ...
Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit is a steel roller coaster at Universal Studios Florida in Orlando, Florida. With a height of 167 feet (51 m), a length of 3,800 feet (1,200 m), and a top speed of 65 miles per hour (105 km/h), it is the largest X-Coaster ever built by German manufacturer Maurer Söhne.
Jurassic Park: The Ride is a water-based amusement ride based on the Steven Spielberg film Jurassic Park and Michael Crichton's novel of the same name which the film is based on located at Universal Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles, California; Universal Orlando's Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Florida; and Universal Studios Japan in Osaka, Japan.
Lake Eola Fountain. The original Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain was built in 1957 and refurbished in 2011. It is known as the “official” icon of the City of Orlando. At night the fountain comes alive with a choreographed show set to music. The colors of the water and the musical themes change with the season.
Orlando is the hub city of the Orlando-Kissimmee, Florida, Metropolitan Statistical Area, colloquially known as "Greater Orlando" or "Metro Orlando". The area encompasses four counties (Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Lake), and is the 26th-largest metro area in the United States with a 2010 Census-estimated population of 2,134,411.
Men in Black: Alien Attack is an interactive dark ride located at Universal Studios Florida in Orlando, Florida. As the name suggests, the ride is based on the 1997 film, Men in Black (MIB). The ride opened in 2000 after a three-year development process.
The Morocco Pavilion is a Moroccan-themed pavilion that is part of the World Showcase, within Epcot at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, United States.It was the first expansion pavilion to be added to World Showcase, opening on September 7, 1984.
The Orlando Eye is a 400 ft (122 m) tall giant Ferris wheel in Orlando, Florida, US. It carried its first passenger on April 29, 2015. On July 28, 2016, it was rebranded to be known as the Coca-Cola Orlando Eye On March 11th, 2018, another name change took place, making it the ICON Orlando 360°.
Orlando Science Center Education is fun with the help of interactive exhibits, movies, shows and live animals. Look for a white building with a huge aluminium dome to find Orlando’s shrine to science. The Orlando Science Center (OSC) includes four levels covering diverse topics, from the solar system to the human body, computers to Florida’s ecosystem.
SEA LIFE Orlando offers underwater adventures with more than 5000 species from the three oceans of the world. Located in the heart of Orlando at I-Drive 360. SEA LIFE Orlando offers underwater adventures with more than 5000 species from the three oceans of the world.
Guests are immersed in wonder at SeaWorld® Orlando, where the aquatic world comes alive. Experience one-of-a-kind attractions, thrilling coasters and up-close animal interactions. Aquatica Aquatica. From high-speed water slides and exhilarating wave pools, to tranquil beaches, Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark® Orlando, delights all ages and interests.
The Story Behind the Spaceship As intricate and visually impressive as it is, there’s a lot more to Spaceship Earth than meets the eye. Knowing that it would become the flagship attraction of Epcot and set the tone for the park as a whole, Disney Imagineers assembled some of the world’s greatest talents.
Don’t miss The Florida Mall’s world-class Dining Pavilion, offering flavor-packed fare for every appetite and more than 1,400 indoor and outdoor seating options. The curated lineup of 23 restaurants and eateries features an international mix of exclusive-to-market selections offering visitors an expansive array of dining choices and health-conscious eateries.
The Incredible Hulk Coaster is a launched roller coaster located in the Universal's Islands of Adventure theme park at Universal Orlando Resort. As the name suggests, the ride is themed after the comic book superhero character, the Hulk. The ride was positively received when it opened on May 28, 1999.
Grab a seat with The Simpsons™ on a virtual reality roller coaster ride. As the journey begins, someone is sabotaging Krustyland, Krusty the Clown’s low-budget theme park, and you’ll smash and blast through the park with Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie in an over-the-top non-stop adventure.
With a Park-to-Park Ticket, Annual Pass or Seasonal Pass you can board the Hogwarts™ Express*. Travel between both lands of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™: Diagon Alley™ in Universal Studios Florida™ and Hogsmeade™ in Universal’s Islands of Adventure™. Now accepting Universal Express™ Pass. Additional restrictions apply.
Universal's Islands of Adventure ™ #1 Amusement Park In The World – TripAdvisor® Travelers' Choice Award 2017 For the third year in a row, Universal's Islands of Adventure is the TripAdvisor® Travelers' Choice as the #1 Amusement Park in the World, 2015–2017.
the wonderworks experience One of the top things to do in Orlando! WonderWorks is an amusement park for the mind with 35,000 square feet of “edu-tainment”. The attraction combines education and entertainment with more than 100 hands on exhibits that challenge the mind and spark the imagination.