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Ariel's Grotto

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The Story: It's time to travel under the sea and Be Part of Ariel's World. Guests are invited to travel through Triton's kingdom and interact with Ariel one on one while discussing anything and everything!

Height Restriction: None
Attraction Length: None
Fastpass? None

The History: While part of the New Fantasyland which officially debuts on December 6, 2012, Ariel's Grotto actually has a history that begins in the late 1990s! Adjacent to the 20,000 Leagues Under the Seas Lagoon, Ariel's Grotto became THE place for guests to meet The Little Mermaid herself, Ariel! While waiting in line there were interactive water features, and a bronze statue dedicated to the mermaid.

On April 12, 2010, Ariel's Grotto closed, along with it's neighbor Scuttle's Landing, to make way for The Fantasyland Expansion! When the New Fantasyland opened in soft opening stage on October 12, 2012, Ariel's Grotto returned calling Fantasyland it's home once again!

Ariel's Grotto officially opens on December 6, 2012.

Fun Facts: While walking through the line pay attention to the wall, ceiling, and railings! All of these help create the illusion that you are truly under the sea!

Location: Fantasyland.

Touring Tips: The line to meet Ariel slows down later in the day so try and hold off meeting her until it gets later!

Reader Review: If you'd like to share your thoughts on the attraction, please comment below! 

 

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