Top 5 Attractions You Must Hit At Hollywood Studios At Walt Disney World

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Any guest who enjoys a Walt Disney World vacation is sure to spend lots of time exploring all that the vacation destination has to offer. In addition to two water parks, many Disney Resorts, and Disney Springs, there are four amazing theme parks where guests are constantly awed. Of the four theme parks, a favorite of many guests is Disney’s Hollywood Studios where the magic of Hollywood is brought to life. Disney’s Hollywood Studios features many different experiences that allow guests the chance to rock out with Aerosmith, enter into The Twilight Zone, laugh with the Muppets, shrink down to the size of toys, and join the Rebel Alliance. With so much to see and do in Disney’s Hollywood Studios, guests might be overwhelmed trying to figure out which attractions they simply can’t skip. While all of the attractions in the park are great, some are just so amazing that they cannot be missed. Here are the top five attractions that guests must experience when spending time in Disney’s Hollywood Studios.


1. Toy Story Mania

Guests who are fans of the Toy Story movies and characters are sure to love visiting the Pixar Place section of Disney’s Hollywood Studios. There is a super popular attraction that frequently has guests coming back time and time again. Toy Story Mania magically shrinks guests down to the size of toys and has them compete in a series of 3D midway games hosted by Woody, Buzz, and the gang. Each midway game features a different theme and targets that guests must hit in order to score big and claim the highest score and bragging rights.

2. The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror

Sunset Boulevard is home to two of the most thrilling attractions in all of Walt Disney World, including one that pays tribute to one of the most iconic television series of all time. The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror is housed inside the abandoned Hollywood Tower Hotel where five guests mysteriously disappeared many years ago after their elevator was struck by lightning. Guests soon find themselves on board a service elevator quickly headed for the same fate inside The Twilight Zone.


3. Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith

Found right next door to The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror is another thrilling attraction that has guests tap into their wild sides. The Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith invites guests into G Force Records where the band is hard at work recording their next big hit. After being invited to a concert across town, guests find themselves strapped into super stretch limos and rocketing through the neon lights of downtown to make it to the show on time. The Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith is a favorite attraction of many as it features amazing upside down moments and a thrilling launch!

4. Star Tours – The Adventure Continues

Guests who are fans of the Star Wars universe will simply love enjoying a ride on Star Tours – The Adventure Continues. The attraction has guests board a routine Star Tours flight that takes a thrilling turn when a Rebel spy is discovered on board. Guests then can enjoy a randomized sequence of 3D scenes featuring familiar locations and characters. Since the scenes are randomized, each experience on Star Tours – The Adventure Continues is different, keeping guests returning time and time again.

5. Muppet Vision 3D

A classic attraction that is sure to keep guests laughing the whole time can be found nearby Star Tours – The Adventure Continues. Muppet Vision 3D invites guests into the zany and hilarious world of the Muppets for some big laughs. Guests can enjoy a preshow filled with lots of jokes before the main show which brings them into the Muppets’ laboratories. After discovering the spirit of 3D, lots of chaos and mayhem occurs as only the Muppets can create. With some hysterical jokes and lots of silly moments, guests are sure to be laughing for every moment of Muppet Vision 3D!

About Caitlin Kane

Caitlin Kane first started visiting Walt Disney World when she was two years old, and despite spending most of that trip quarantined with the chicken pox she managed to fall in love with the place. Visiting WDW every year since, she especially loves learning all about the history and small details of the parks and eating/drinking her way through the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival each fall. When she's not in Disney, Caitlin lives in New York and spends her time counting down the days to her next trip.