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Accessing theme parks for those with disabilities
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Tony Phoenix and Adrienne Vincent-Phoenix, editors

Disney's California Adventure > Hollywood Pictures Backlot

Disney Animation [Guest may remain in wheelchair.] [Assistive listening device available.] [Reflective captioning available.] [Closed-Captioning available.]

The entire exhibit are is accessible. Each of the interactive areas has at least one wheelchair accessible station.

Reflective captioning is available in the Animation Screening Room.

Hyperion Theater [Guest may remain in wheelchair.] [Assistive listening device available.]

Made up of three seating levels, the Hyperion theater offers disabled seating on all three levels. The ground floor seating in accessed through the main queue. Mezzanine and Balcony seating is accessed via an external elevator. Contact a cast member for elevator access. As a reminder, there are no restrooms in the theater -- you will need to go outside for the nearest one. Assistive listening is offered. American Sign Language interpretation can be arranged by calling 714-781-4560 (TDD 714-781-4569) at least one week before your visit.

Jim Henson's MuppetVision 3D [Guest may remain in wheelchair.] [Assistive listening device available.] [Reflective captioning available.] [Closed-Captioning available.]

MuppetVision 3D is 3D video and animatronic presentation. There is dispersed seating; we strongly recommend avoiding the back row as you will be unable to see several of the show elements from that vantage point. 

The preshow offers captioning on the monitor displays. ALS and reflective captioning are available.

Superstar Limo [Guest may remain in wheelchair.] [Closed-Captioning available.]

Guests using scooters and ECVs will need to transfer to standard wheelchairs before boarding. The cast members will provide a wheelchair for you to use. One "limo" car is equipped to  so that you can roll your chair right onboard. There are no tiedowns or anchor points available to help secure wheelchairs.

The video screens throughout the queue offer captioning, as does the video screen in your car.




Getting Around

Hollywood Pictures Backlot

Golden State

Paradise Pier


[Guest may remain in wheelchair.]

Guest may remain in wheelchair

[Guest must transfer to ride system.]

Guest must transfer to ride system

[Guest must be able to walk.]

Guest must be able to walk

[Assistive listening device available.]

Assistive listening device available

[Reflective captioning available.]

Reflective captioning available

[Service dogs may not join guest on this ride.]

Service dogs may not join guest on this ride

[This ride has health restrictions.]

This ride has health restrictions

[Closed-Captioning available.]

Closed-Captioning available


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