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What replaced Back to the Future ride at Universal Studios?

What replaced Back to the Future ride at Universal Studios?

The Simpsons Ride
And if you’re in Central Florida, Universal Studios has a few activities themed for the franchise — though you can no longer experience the “Back to the Future” attraction since it was replaced by The Simpsons Ride.

Is Back to the Future ride still at Universal Studios?

On September 7, 2006, Universal Studios Florida officially confirmed the ride’s closure. According to a Universal spokesman, the park had not formalized any plans for a replacement but decided to close one half of it immediately to “explore possibilities for future rides”.

What replaced the Jaws ride at Universal?

Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts
Jaws (ride)

Jaws: The Ride
Closing date January 2, 2012
Replaced by Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts (The Wizarding World of Harry Potter)
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Is the DeLorean still at Universal Studios?

While the DeLorean remained at Universal Studios Hollywood, many of its parts were used by Tom Talmon Studios to build a replica of the time machine for Universal Japan. A private enterprise purchased the DeLorean, and it is currently displayed in the company’s entryway.

Where is the Back to the Future ride?

It is located at Universal Studios Japan, formerly at Universal Studios Florida in the World Expo area, and Universal Studios Hollywood. The ride story centers on a first-person adventure through time, in pursuit of the trilogy’s villain, Biff Tannen.

When did Back to the Future at Universal Studios open?

Back To The Future: The Ride also opened on June 2, 1993 at Universal Studios Hollywood and on March 31, 2001 at Universal Studios Japan. The ride was actually planned to open in Orlando and Hollywood at the same time but due to foundation problems, the Hollywood version opened 2 years later.

When did The Simpsons Ride replace Back to the Future?

A new attraction based on the animated sitcom The Simpsons, known officially as The Simpsons Ride, replaced the ride at Universal Studios Florida on May 15, 2008 and at Universal Studios Hollywood on May 19, 2008. One of the queue video clips in that ride cameos Doc Brown as tribute to Back to the Future: The Ride.

When is velocicoaster coming back to Universal Orlando?

You can find out everything there is to know about VelociCoaster on our guide page. The fourth theme park at Universal Orlando has seen something of a bumpy ride over its short lifespan: announced in August 2019, put on hold in July 2020, and reactivated in March 2021 (all thanks to COVID-19, of course).