The Haunted Mansion is schedule to close for a refurbishment from December 1 – 19, reopening on December 20th of 2014.
In related news….The Yankee Trader, which will be home to a new Haunted Mansion gift shop has been pushed back to the end of the year.
The refurbishment will be transforming the Liberty Square shop into a dedicated Haunted Mansion gift shop and on-ride photo pickup, now will run through December 31, 2014, nearly a 3 month extension to the originally scheduled September 30th completion.
As it turns out, Madame Leota and the 999 happy haunts from the Haunted Mansion attraction have also received your sympathetic vibrations. This fall, they are gathering to open a new merchandise destination in Liberty Square at Magic Kingdom Park in Florida.
The new merchandise shop will be located in the current Yankee Trader shop, which had its last day of operation on July 27th. Inspired by Madame Leota, the new location will carry select items from the upcoming Haunted Mansion Authentic program including apparel, home goods, souvenirs, and more.