Affection Section at Rafiki's Planet Watch closing for refurbishment from next week

Oct 02, 2014 in "Rafiki's Planet Watch"

Posted: Thursday October 2, 2014 8:14am EDT by WDWMAGIC Staff

Disney's Animal Kingdom Affection Section at Rafiki's Planet Watch will be closing for refurbishment next week.

The closure begins on October 7 and runs through to November 10, reopening to guests on November 11 2014. The other areas of Conservation Station will continue to operate as normal during the refurbishment.

You can stay up-to-date with all the latest refurbishments here.

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startravelerOct 03, 2014

thanks

danlb_2000Oct 03, 2014

Here is a Disney blog post about it from June of this year, so I assume it's still there. http://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2014/06/it-all-started-with-a-mouse-at-the-new-animal-experience-at-disneys-animal-kingdom/

startravelerOct 02, 2014

Yeah, that's what I'm thinking of. The show was outside right next to the petting zoo. Seems like a pig painted a picture? or something. Basically a couple of humans showing off animal talent. Just wondering if it was still going to be there.

sls19Oct 02, 2014

When I was a CP on safari's I would sometimes pick up extra shifts at the Affection Section. It would be 8 hours of asking guests "would you like a brush to brush the goats?" and chasing the goats back into the pen when they would escape. Good times.

sls19Oct 02, 2014

nope- this is at Conservation Station at Animal Kingdom

startravelerOct 02, 2014

Is the new show It all started with a Mouse considered part of Affection Station? I know it is outside right next to it.

DVCPlutoOct 02, 2014

WDW is going to ROCK after all these refurbs... at least it's progress. :)