Dr Marsh (Dinosaur)

Last Updated on: September 10th, 2023

Who is Dr Marsh?

Dr. Marsh is a character featured in the pre-show video for the “Dinosaur” attraction at Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park in Walt Disney World Resort, Florida. This ride takes visitors on a thrilling adventure back in time to the Late Cretaceous period to rescue a dinosaur.

In the pre-show video, Dr. Marsh is portrayed by actor Phylicia Rashad. She serves as the director of the Dino Institute, which is the fictional scientific organization within the attraction. Dr. Marsh briefs visitors on their mission to travel back in time and retrieve a specific dinosaur, the Iguanodon, just before the asteroid impact that led to the mass extinction of the dinosaurs.

Dr Marsh (Dinosaur)

Dr. Marsh’s character helps set up the storyline for the “Dinosaur” attraction, explaining the scientific significance of the mission and the challenges visitors will face as they journey back in time. Her presence in the pre-show video adds depth to the ride’s narrative and provides context for the adventure that follows.

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Park Appearances

Dinosaur | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom park’s Dinosaur ride including ride history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!

In the News

  • D23 Update: Dinoland in Animal Kingdom will be reimagined to the “Tropical Americas.”, September 9, 2023
  • QUIZ: How Well Do You Know DINOSAUR at Disney’s Animal Kingdom?, August 8, 2018