UPDATED 3/27: Disneyland Resort Extends Closure Due to COVID-19!
Updated: May 18, 2020
Updated March 27, 2020:Disney has just released a statement extending the closure of Walt Disney World Resort in Florida & Disneyland Resort in California until further notice due to the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. Disney is following the direction provided by health experts and government officials and will continue to pay their cast members through April 18.
Disneyland Resort has just released a statement that details the closure of Disneyland park and Disney California Adventure park, beginning the March 14 through the end of the month! The hotels of Disneyland Resort will remain open until Monday, March 16 for current hotel guests to make the necessary travel arrangements.
Downtown Disney will remain open.
The official statement from Disneyland Resort:
While there have been no reported cases of COVID-19 at Disneyland Resort, after carefully reviewing the guidelines of the Governor of California’s executive order and in the best interest of our guests and employees, we are proceeding with the closure of Disneyland park and Disney California Adventure park, beginning the morning of March 14 through the end of the month. The Hotels of Disneyland Resort will remain open until Monday, March 16 to give guests the ability to make necessary travel arrangements; Downtown Disney will remain open. We will monitor the ongoing situation and follow the advice and guidance of federal and state officials and health agencies. Disney will continue to pay cast members during this time.
Disneyland Resort will work with guests who wish to change or cancel their visits, and will provide refunds to those who have hotel bookings during this closure period. We anticipate heavy call volume over the next several days and appreciate guests’ patience as we work hard to respond to all inquiries.
News Source: Disneyland Resort