The Making of Me

This show is permanently closed. This page is retained here for historical interest.

The Making of Me closed permanently on January 1, 2007. This page is kept here for historical interest.

Part of the Wonders of Life pavilion this movie, starring Martin Short, explains where babies come from, from conception to birth. The presentation is shown whenever the Wonders of Life pavilion is open, which is only during peak attendance periods.

The Making of Me and the other attractions in the Wonders of Life Pavilion just kind of faded away. For a long time the pavilion was only open during peak periods and then eventually only open during some peak periods. By early 2006 the pavilion was no longer mentioned on the official park map and the individual attractions had disappeared from the Walt Disney World Web site. Though there has not been an official announcement all of this has moved the attractions to In the Past...

General Information - Hide Section

    This show is permanently closed. This page is retained here for historical interest.

  • Location: To the left as you enter the park through the main gate, between Universe of Energy and Mission: SPACE.
  • Date Opened: 10/30/1989
  • Date Closed: January 1, 2007
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Time Commitment Information - Hide Section
  • Wait Times: Rarely necessary to wait more than one show for admission.
  • Length of Show: 15 minutes
  • FastPass: No
  • Queue Description: Not particularly themed, just a queue before being instructed to enter the theater.
Access Information - Hide Section
  • Health Restriction: None
  • Ride Access: The queue and theater are wheelchair and ECV accessible.
  • Wheelchair Transfer: When users of wheelchairs or ECVs enter the theater they will be directed to designated seating.
  • Service Animals: Yes
  • Audio: Assistive listening and reflective captioning devices are available for this attraction from Guest Services.
  • Weight and Size Issues: None
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History and Trivia - Hide Section
  • At this location: Though not opened until 1989, the Wonders of Life Pavilion is the first resident of this location. The Making of Me did not debut until two weeks after the pavilion opened, on October 30, 1989, has been in place since then.
  • The Attraction's History: The presentation remains essentially unchanged since it opened in 1989.
  • Other Trivia:
    • Sponsors: Metropolitan Life Insurance Company sponsored The Making of Me and the entire Wonders of Life pavilion from October 19, 1989, to June 10, 2001.

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