Time FrameLate 2017
As is the case whenever there is a new President, Disney has closed the Hall of Presidents. Disney has confirmed with MyNews13 that President Donald Trump will have a speaking role, but no additional changes to the attraction hav been confirmed.
The show closed January 17, 2017 and was originally expected to re-open June 30, 2017. At this point in time, Disney has only reported that it will re-open in late 2017. Their website currently lists the attraction as closed for refurbishment through December 31, 2017.
November 27, 2017: WDWMagic.com is reporting that the Hall of Presidents will reopen before Christmas.
June 27, 2017: The Disney Parks Blog confirmed that President Donald Trump will have a speaking role in The Hall of Presidents when it re-opens later in the year. They also confirmed that the recording session has been scheduled.
June 26, 2017: MyNews13 is reporting that Disney officials have confirmed that President Donald Trump will have a speaking role in The Hall of Presidents when it re-opens in late 2017.
June 20, 2017: On the latest Premium Episode of the Unofficial Guide's Disney Dish podcast, Jim Hill discussed that The Hall of Presidents may not re-open until the Fall.
May 19, 2017: Motherboard is reporting that neither the White House or Disney have confirmed that Donald Trump will have a speaking role in the updated attraction.
January 17, 2017: The Hall of Presidents closed for refurbishment.
October 4, 2016: WDWMagic.com is reporting that The Hall of Presidents will close from January 17, 2017 through June 29, 2017 to add the new President.