Epcot - FAQs and disability Guide

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  1. SueM in MN

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    The information in italics is from the WDW Guidebook for Guests with Disabilities. More will be added as I have time.

    Reflections of China
    Explore China as never before in this stirring Circle-Vision 360° film that puts you in the center of the action. Sweep from Beijing to Shanghai, from inner Mongolia to the Forbidden City, from the distant lands of the Hunan province to the Great Wall, discovering all the brilliant facets of this Land of Many Faces.
    Location: World Showcase - China
    Guests may remain in wheelchair/ECV.
    Assistive Listening devices which amplify the audio at this location are available at Guest Relations.
    Reflective Captioning which projects captions onto an acrylic panel is available at this location. Guests should contact a host/hostess at this location.


    LINKS:
    DIS page about China
     
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    Germany has no movie or ride.
    It has shops and street performers. All the shops are wheelchair accessible.

    LINKS:
    DIS page about Germany
     
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    Italy has no movie or ride.
    It has shops and street performers. All the shops are wheelchair accessible.

    LINKS:
    DIS page about Italy
     
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    America
    The information in italics is from the WDW Guidebook for Guests with Disabilities. More information will be added as I have time.

    The American Adventure
    Thrill to an epic theatrical event with authentic historical characters, magnificent music and extraordinary effects on stage and screen. Meet the inspiring American heroes who reaffirm the county's greatest resource: its people. There's no adventure like the American Adventure!
    Location: World Showcase - The American Adventure
    Guests may remain in wheelchair/ECV.
    Assistive Listening devices which amplify the audio at this location are available at Guest Relations.
    Reflective Captioning which projects captions onto an acrylic panel is available at this location. Guests should contact a host/hostess at this location.


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    LINKS: - you should see 3 pictures under the American Adventure. If you don't, or if you want to see, download or print only the pictures, here are links for you. There is also a link to a general information page about the attraction.
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    Slide 2 AA
    Slide 3 AA
    DIS page about American Adventure
     
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    The information in italics is from the WDW Guidebook for Guests with Disabilities. More will be added as I have time.

    Impressions de France
    Soar throughout this magnificent country in this stunning five-screen panoramic film. Race cars in Cannes, ride boats on the Seine, fly over the cliffs at Normandy, ski over dangerously rocky peaks, sweep over the exquisite countryside in a huge hot air balloon, take a tantalizing train ride into Paris, climb the elegant Eiffel tower!
    Location: World Showcase - France
    Guests may remain in wheelchair/ECV.
    Assistive Listening devices which amplify the audio at this location are available at Guest Relations.
    Reflective Captioning which projects captions onto an acrylic panel is available at this location. Guests should contact a host/hostess at this location.


    LINKS:
    DIS page about France
     
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    Information in italics is from the WDW Guidebook for Guests with Disabilities. More information will be added as I have time.

    O Canada!
    Discover the glory of a great land with the sweeping grandeur and spectacular sounds of this Circle-Vision 360° filmed presentation. You are in the center of the action, surrounded by the stunning variety of America's neighbor to the north, from its wide open spaces abundant with wildlife to its sparkling cities and harbors teaming with activity to its magnificent mountains and shores.
    Location: World Showcase - Canada
    Guests may remain in wheelchair/ECV.
    Assistive Listening devices which amplify the audio at this location are available at Guest Relations.
    Reflective Captioning which projects captions onto an acrylic panel is available at this location. Guests should contact a host/hostess at this location.


    LINKS:
    DIS page about Canada
     
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    Illuminations, Character Greetings, Bands and ‘street’ performers

    Sorry! UNDER CONSTRUCTION
     
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    Epcot Dining
    More pictures and more information will be added as I have more things and time.

    Link to Disney Dining Menu Search page from wdwinfo site
    Most dining locations are accessible.

    FUTURE WORLD
    Electric Umbrella
    Location: next to Innovations East
    Type: Counter Service
    Outdoor Seating: yes, on one level, roofed area and tables with umbrellas
    Indoor seating: yes, one elevated dining area accessed by ramp, just across from counter area. Second floor dining located in side of building closest to Universe of Energy accessed by elevator and stairs.
    Restroom: yes, down hallway to left of counter. Small handicapped stall.
    Picture of indoor tables nearest Universe of Energy side:
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    Link to picture of Electric Umbrella tables - You should see one picture above this link. If you don't, click on this link to open the picture in a separate window or tab.

    Coral Reef
    Location: The Seas with Nemo and Friends; one wall has windows to aquarium
    Type: Table Service
    Outdoor Seating: no
    Indoor Seating: yes
    Restroom:

    Sunshine Seasons
    Location:The Land, lower level.
    Type: Food Court with a number of food shops, prepackaged foods and a central check out.
    Outdoor Seating: no
    Indoor Seating: yes; 4 seating areas all on same level
    Restroom: Across from Soarin'. Includes Companion Restroom and large handicapped stalls in regular restrooms.
    Picture of Seating area; includes round and rectangular tables with separate chairs and some with bench seating.
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    Links to pictures of tables at The Land - you should see 2 pictures of tables. If you don't, click on these links to open a picture in a separate link or tab.
    The Land Tables #1
    The Land Tables #2

    The Garden Grill
    Location:The Land, on 2nd level between entry and ground level. Access is by long ramp from entrance level
    Type: Table Service, Character; Entire Restaurant spins slowly, overlooks scenes from Living with the Land boat ride
    Outdoor Seating: no
    Indoor Seating: yes
    Restroom:To left of check in for restaurant, next to elevators
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    Link to Garden Grill picture - - You should see one picture above this link. If you don't, click on this link to open the picture in a separate window or tab.

    WORLD SHOWCASE

    San Angel Inn Restaurant
    Location: Indoor at Mexican Pavilion, themed as evening along water; fairly dark and overlooks beginning of Gran Fiesta ride
    Type: Table Service
    Outdoor Seating: no
    Indoor Seating: yes; tables with chairs
    Restroom: small restroom to right of check in area
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    Link to picture of tables (sorry for blurriness) - you should see 1 picture above this link, if you don't, click here to open the picture in a new window or tab.

    Cantina de San Angel
    Location: Outdoors in front of Mexico pavilion, overlooks WS waterway
    Type: Counter Service
    Outdoor Seating: yes; tables with chairs; tables with benches. Some have umbrellas. NOTE: tables, chairs, benches are all attached to ground. NO good wheelchair access
    Indoor Seating: no
    Restroom:closest is in the next country, Norway


    Akerschus Royal Banquet Hall
    Location: Norway
    Type: Cold Buffet and Table Service for hot entrees; Princess character meal inside a medieval style castle
    Outdoor Seating: no
    Indoor Seating: yes; tables with chairs
    Restroom:

    Kringla Bakeri og Kafe
    Location: Norway
    Type: Counter Service; bakery and sandwiches; inside area of bakery is quite narrow
    Outdoor Seating: yes; small tables with metal chairs under a roof
    Indoor Seating: yes
    Restroom: across from the Viking ship; includes Companion Restroom

    Nine Dragons
    Location: China
    Type: Table Service
    Outdoor Seating: no
    Indoor Seating: yes
    Restroom: very small restroom inside restaurant

    Lotus Blossom Cafe
    Location: China
    Type: Counter Service
    Outdoor/Indoor Seating: seating is in roofed and has walls on 3 sides, but open to air on one side
    Restroom: very small restroom shared with 9 Dragons
    Seating includes tables with benches:
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    and tables with chairs:
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    Links to pictures of tables - you should see 2 pictures of tables above these links. If you don't, click on the links to open the pictures in a separate window or tab.
    Lotus Blossom picture #1
    Lotus Blossom picture #2

    Biergarten
    Location: Germany
    Type: Buffet, entertainment from live German band
    Outdoor Seating: no
    Indoor Seating: yes; 2 seating levels. Guests enter on main level, where buffet is located. There is also a seating area closer to the stage about 5 steps down. Tables are for up to 8 people. If your party is less than 8, you may share a table.
    Restroom:
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    Links to pictures of tables in upper area - you should see 2 pictures above these links (sorry for blurriness). If you don't, click on the links to open the pictures in a separate window or tab.
    Biergarten #1
    Biergarten #2

    Sommerfest
    Location: Germany
    Type: Counter Service
    Outdoor Seating: yes
    Indoor Seating:
    Restroom:

    Tutto Italia
    Location: Italy
    Type: Table Service
    Outdoor Seating: yes
    Indoor Seating: yes
    Restroom:

    Liberty Inn
    Location: America
    Type: Counter Service
    Outdoor Seating: yes, in shaded area with many tables that have umbrellas
    Indoor Seating: yes
    Restroom: Outdoor hallway to the far left of restaurant as you face exit
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    Link to table picture - you should see 1 picture above this link. If you don't, click on the link to open the picture in a separate window or tab.

    Teppan Edo
    Location: Japan; second floor of Mitsukoshi Department Store.
    Elevator to the LEFT of the front of entrance of the store.
    Type:Table service
    Outdoor seating: No
    Indoor seating: Yes
    Restroom:

    Tokyo Dining
    Location: Japan; second floor of Mitsukoshi Department Store.
    Elevator to the LEFT of the front of entrance of the store.
    Type:Table service
    Outdoor seating: No
    Indoor seating: Yes
    Restroom:

    Yakatori House
    Location:located on hill above/behind Pagoda. Access is via a ramped pathway behind the Pagoda over bridge by fish pond
    Type: Counter Service
    Outdoor seating: Yes
    Indoor seating:

    Restaurant Marrakesh
    Location: Morocco
    Type: Table Service
    Outdoor seating: No
    Indoor Seating: Yes
    Restroom:

    France:
    Bistro de Paris
    Table Service, accessible by elevator. Ask for assistance at entrance.
     
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