Dorset, England, UK
Merlin Entertainment announced that plans to open a Legoland Park in South Korea will commence. Legoland Korea will be located on the island of Hajungdo in Chuncheon and is scheduled to open in 2022. The project was officially announced in 2014, with a 2017 opening date, but construction came to a halt after prehistoric ruins were discovered at the site. Click the headline for more information
Goshen, New York, USA
The Goshen town Planning Board approved an umbrella resolution for Legoland New York, giving the $500 million theme park approval for its site plan and clearing and grading permits, completing a 17-month-long review process.
Located around 65 miles away from New York City, the park will feature more than 50 rides, shows and attractions, in addition to a 250-bedroom Lego hotel. This will be Merlin’s tenth Legoland, taking the best elements from every Legoland park worldwide and combining them to create an ultimate Lego experience. Click the headline for more information
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai became home to the largest theme park destination in the Middle East, as Dubai Parks and Resorts officially opened for business. The new mega destination is comprised of three separate theme parks, a water park, a themed dining and retail district as well as a luxury themed hotel. The complex includes a Legoland Theme Park and Legoland Water Park; a Hollywood-inspired park called Motiongate Dubai; and the world’s first Bollywood theme park based on some of its biggest movie blockbusters. Click the headline for more information