Disney announced today that the Magic of Animation building at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be closing on July 12. Character meet & greets that take place in the building will be relocated. The building also houses the popular Animation Academy where guests can learn how to draw some of their favorite Disney characters. No word on whether Animation Academy will be relocated or closed permanently.
Disney did not announce plans for the building other than the closing is taking place to make room for new attractions. Speculation ranges from another Pixar attraction to the ever popular Star Wars expansion. We will pass along any information as soon as it becomes available.