‘See you real soon’: Walt Disney World is a ghost town

SKY 6 shows empty parks in Orlando

Aerials from WKMG of Walt Disney World

ORLANDO, Fla. – Magic Kingdom is said to be the “The Most Magical Place On Earth,” but right now, that’s not how it appears.

WKMG, a New4Jax sister station, flew SKY 6 over the parks in Orlando on Monday.

It looked like a ghost town.

Disney World, Universal Orlando, SeaWorld Orlando and Legoland announced last week that all of its respective parks will be closed, starting Monday, through the end of the month.

The decision marks the longest closures ever for the theme parks, which have previously shut down for hurricanes and the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.


AERIALS OVER DISNEY: Here's a look at Disney World, which is a ghost town. Theme parks are closed through March due to the coronavirus. MORE: https://bit.ly/2TVzjQr

Posted by WJXT4 The Local Station / News4JAX on Monday, March 16, 2020

About the Authors:

Carianne Luter is a social media producer for News4Jax and has worked at Channel 4 since December 2015. She graduated from the University of North Florida with a communication degree.