Enchanted Tale of Beauty and the Beast

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Enchanted Tale of Beauty and the Beast
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Tokyo Disneyland
AreaFantasyland
StatusOperating
Soft opening dateSeptember 21, 2020
Opening dateSeptember 28, 2020
ReplacedGrand Circuit Raceway
General statistics
Attraction typeTrackless vehicles
DesignerWalt Disney Imagineering
ThemeBeauty and the Beast

Enchanted Tale of Beauty and the Beast (Japanese: 美女と野獣 “魔法のものがたり”) is a trackless dark ride at Tokyo Disneyland based on Disney's Beauty and the Beast (1991). It opened on September 28, 2020.[1]

History[edit]

On October 14, 2016, The Oriental Land Company announced they would close Grand Circuit Raceway and open "Beauty and the Beast" theme area with a budget of 32 billion yen.[2] The construction started on April 5, 2017.[3] It was scheduled to open Spring 2020,[4] however it got delayed due to COVID-19 pandemic in Japan and opened on September 28, 2020.[5]

Summary[edit]

Guests board enchanted serving dishes that dance in rhythm to the film's well-known music and follow Belle on a romantic musical adventure inside the enchanted castle where she dances her way into the heart of the Beast, just in time to break the fateful spell.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New Fantasyland and Beauty and the Beast Dark Ride Opening September 28th at Tokyo Disneyland". Blog Mickey. September 17, 2020.
  2. ^ "Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea Development Plans ConfirmedThroughFiscal Year 2020" (PDF). October 14, 2016.
  3. ^ "Groundbreaking Ceremony Launches New Tokyo Disneyland Development". April 5, 2017.
  4. ^ "Tokyo Disney announces five new attractions". April 27, 2016.
  5. ^ a b "New Experiences at Tokyo Disneyland Park Featuring New Fantasyland, Enchanted Tale of Beauty and the Beast and More Open Today!". September 28, 2020.

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