January 2010 Park Hours Released for Walt Disney World

by All Things Mouse Staff on October 1, 2009
Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World has released the January 2010 park hours for its 4 theme parks (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disney’s Animal Kingdom) and its 2 water parks (Disney’s Blizzard Beach and Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon.  For those planning their upcoming vacation (perhaps taking advantage of the buy 4 get 3 free special) this release will be of immense interest.

Typhoon Lagoon takes the baton from Blizzard Beach on January 10th.  Before that date, Blizzard Beach will operate while Typhoon Lagoon is closed for refurbishment.  On the 10th, Blizzard Beach shuts down for its annual maintenance.  Both parks maintain a 10AM until 5PM schedule while they are operating.

The theme parks are scheduled to operate as follows:

Magic Kingdom

  • Opens at 9 AM daily
  • Closes at 11PM on January 1,2,16,24,25,26,27,28,29
  • Closes at 10PM on January 3,17,23
  • Closes at 9PM on January 4,9,30
  • Closes at 8PM on January 5,6,7,8,10,11,12,13,14,15,18,19,20,21,22,31


  • Future World is open daily 9AM – 7PM
  • World Showcase opens daily at 11AM
  • World Showcase closes at 9PM on January 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9,10,11,12,13,14,16,17,18,19,20,21,23,24,25,26,27,28,30,31
  • World Showcase closes at 8PM on January 8,15,22,29

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

  • Opens at 9AM daily
  • Closes at 8PM on January 1,2,3,4,7,10,14,17,21,24,28,31
  • Closes at 7PM on January 5,6,8,9,11,12,13,15,16,18,19,20,22,23,25,26,27,29,30

Disney’s Animal Kingdom

  • Opens at 9AM daily
  • Closes at 7PM on January 1,2
  • Closes at 6PM on 16,17
  • Closes at 5PM on 3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,18,19,20,21,22,23,24,25,26,27,28,29,30,31

****We make every effort to insure the accuracy of these hours when first published.  Please keep in mind, however, that Disney often changes its hours to adjust for expected crowd levels and special occasions.  Please contact Disney World if you want to verify hours before your visit.

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