Behind-The-Scenes Pics Show How Disney World Prepared For Hurricane Irma

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A Disney spokesperson has confirmed to INSIDER Disney World's four theme parks and Disney Springs will reopen Tuesday, September 12.

For only the fifth time in history, Disney World closed for two days Sunday and Monday as Hurricane Irma rolled over Florida.

All the magic of Harry Potter and fairy godmothers could not keep trees from being knocked down in the Animal Kingdom and flooding at the Grand Floridian Resort and Epcot Park, but Disney World does not expect significant damage.

Signs posted inside its resorts on Monday afternoon indicated that the theme parks would be back open Tuesday at 9 a.m. but the Disney water parks would remain closed. SeaWorld Orlando will also remained closed on Tuesday for "additional debris clean-up".

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Epcot: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Universal said its facility suffered relatively minor damage to fences, trees and building facades.

After closing its doors for two days in preparation for Hurricane Irma, Walt Disney World is ready to reopen to the public.

Sea World said Monday that it is assessing damage and will announce its reopening plans later.

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The theme parks were shut down on Sunday as former Hurricane Irma was approaching the Orlando area.

While hurricanes have never affected California's Disneyland, several other events have led to the closure of Disney's first theme park-including an quake, the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and the September 11 terrorist attacks-though all still only saw the park shut down for a day. A reopening date for Discovery Cove day resort has not yet been announced.

All of these popular attractions are just south of Orlando, with Universal Orlando Resort, which includes The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and SeaWorld Orlando just northeast of Disney.

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