Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi to unveil in July
Expects 10% increase in tourist arrival
On July 25, an indoor theme park- Warner Bros. World will welcome the public in Abu Dhabi. The highly-anticipated Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi will feature six immersive lands including DC’s Metropolis and Gotham City, as well as Cartoon Junction, Bedrock, Dynamite Gulch and Warner Bros. Plaza.
Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, Chairman of Miral Asset Management, the Abu Dhabi-based developer behind Yas Island’s main leisure attractions, said, “It gives us great pride to have partnered with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to launch the world’s largest Warner Bros. branded indoor theme park right here in Abu Dhabi. The launch is yet another milestone in the Emirate’s journey to further enrich its tourism offering.”
Mohamed Al Zaabi, Chief Executive, Miral, stated that last year we achieved 27 million visitors and this year, after the launch of the theme park, they are expecting a 10% increase in tourists arrival.
Pam Lifford, President, Warner Bros. Consumer Products, stated that their primer goal is to continue the brands’ storytelling and reach to a wider audience as much as possible. He pointed out, “We have worked tirelessly with our partners at Miral to faithfully bring iconic franchises such as DC Entertainment, Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera to life in a truly immersive and authentic environment,”
Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi will complement Yas Island’s destination offering of entertainment and leisure, includes iconic attractions such as Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, Yas Marina Circuit – home of the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Yas Mall, as well as a wide variety of world-class entertainment venues, restaurants and hotels.
The 1.65 million sq ft park promises to deliver guests with captivating experiences, bringing together some of the world’s most iconic characters and stories under one roof for the first time in the region. Featuring a total of 29 state-of-the-art rides, interactive family-friendly attractions and unique live entertainment, as well as a variety of authentically themed dining and shopping outlets, the park’s incredibly immersive environments, unique thrill rides and fan-favourite characters will create a truly unparalleled experience for all who visit.