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Disney parks reopen
September 12, 2001: 10:02 a.m. ET

Company opens theme parks which were closed after Tuesday's attacks
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NEW YORK (CNN) - Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla., and Disneyland Resort, in Anaheim, Calif., will reopen all theme parks, water parks, and shopping, entertainment and recreation areas Wednesday morning.

Additionally, Disney Cruise Line sailings will continue as scheduled. The Disney parks were closed Tuesday in response to the events in New York, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania. Resort hotels remained open to accommodate guests. All the Orlando parks will open at their normally scheduled times.

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It was only the second time in Walt Disney World's nearly 30-year history that the Orlando park has closed. Disneyland Park and Disney's California Adventure in the Los Angeles area will operate from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. PT Wednesday and downtown Disney locations will operate at their normal times.

On its Web site, the company said, "The safety and welfare of our guests and cast members continues to be our primary concern. Our thoughts and prayers continue to go out to those individuals affected by this tragedy." graphic

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