Walt Disney World Extending its Park Hours Next Month

If you're planning on taking a trip to Walt Disney World soon, you'll be happy to hear the parks will be extending their hours.

During the first week of March, Disney World will remain open an extra hour starting in March. It was in March of last year, the "Happiest Place on Earth" closed due to the COVID pandemic, but reopened with increased safety protocols in July. 

The park is currently operating at a limited capacity and has implemented enhanced safety policies throughout the park. 

The Magic Kingdom will open at 9 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. Epcot will be open from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. during this time period as well. Both parks are reportedly closing one hour later than previously scheduled, according to theDisney World website.