Time FrameUnknown, but likely later than 2020
Rumor StatusBlue Sky
A very preliminary rumor has surfaced about an attraction being added to the United Kingdom Pavilion at Epcot. A definitive theme has not been established, but one possibility is an attraction based around the Loch Ness monster. Another possibility is an attraction based on the upcoming Mary Poppins movie.
The timeline would be several years away.
April 17, 2017: WDWMagic.com user marni1971 is reporting that one theme being considered for the UK Pavilion addition is Mary Poppins.
March 21, 2017: WDWMagic.com user MagicFeather is reporting that the expected likelihood of projects taking place in Epcot is as follows:
- Mission: SPACE update/refurbishment
- Ratatouille attraction in the France Pavilion
- Guardians of the Galaxy attraction replacing Ellen's Energy Adventure
- Small attraction addition to the United Kingdom Pavilion
- First new country in World Showcase (Likely Brazil)
- Living with the Land/The Land Pavilion refurbishment
- Second new country in World Showcase (Likely Spain)
March 19, 2017: On Episode 123 of the Unofficial Guide's Disney Dish Podcast with Jim Hill, Jim and Len discuss the possibility of a Spain Pavilion being added to World Showcase. The pavilion would include an attraction based on the upcoming animated movie Gigantic.
March 7, 2017: WDWMagic.com user TabulaRasa is reporting a rumor of a possible Loch Ness monster inspired attraction coming to Epcot's United Kingdom Pavilion. He sought confirmation from user marni1971 who advised that there are rumors of an attraction coming to that pavilion but has not been told a specific theme. User MagicFeather later confirmed that a new attraction is being discussed for the United Kingdom but the theme has not been established.