The Magic of Disney Animation | Disney World

Last Updated on: March 29th, 2024

The Magic of Disney AnimationThe Magic of Disney Animation was an exhibit that showed guests how animated films were produced.

It was located in that Animation Courtyard area of Disney’s Hollywood Studios and closed in 2015 to make way for Star Wars Launch Bay.

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Craig Smith
I am founder and editor of My passion for all things Disney goes pretty far back to my first trip to Walt Disney World in the mid-80's. I have since returned to the magical place more than 20 times. I started this site when I came to the realization that I spent a significant portion of my day reading articles about Disney and watching Disney content with my 8-year old, so it made sense that I would start sharing some of what I read and see and building a little community around it. Other interests include 80's nostalgia, vintage toys, video games, LEGO, Star Wars and tech gadgets. Other sites include DMR and