Curious George Goes to Town

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Curious George Goes to Town
Curious George Goes to Town.JPG
Universal Studios Florida
Area Woody Woodpecker's Kidzone
Status Operating
Opening date 1998 (1998)
Replaced The Bates Mansion Set (1990 - 1998)
Universal Studios Hollywood
Area Upper lot
Status Closed
Opening date March 2008 (2008-03)
Closing date September 2013 (2013-09)
Replaced Nickelodeon Blast Zone (2001 - 2007)
Replaced by The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
General statistics
Attraction type Aqua play and ball play areas
Theme Curious George

Curious George Goes to Town is a children's aqua play and ball play area at Universal Studios Florida. The attraction originally opened in 1998, on the former site of The Bates Mansion Set used in Psycho IV: The Beginning. It was similar to Jaws ride.[1]

A similar attraction, named The Adventures of Curious George opened in March 2008 at Universal Studios Hollywood, replacing the Nickelodeon Blast Zone.[2] In early September 2013, the attraction was closed to make way for The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.[3]


  1. ^ Universal Studios Florida. "Curious George Goes to Town". Universal Orlando. Retrieved 15 August 2010. 
  2. ^ Universal Studios Hollywood. "The Adventures of Curious George". Universal Studios Hollywood. Archived from the original on 2010-07-18. Retrieved 9 July 2010. 
  3. ^ Kellogg, Carolyn (2013-04-24). "Harry Potter to flatten Gibson Amphitheatre, Curious George playland". The Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2016-04-08.