Abu Dhabi, UAE, 15 December 2019: Spanning an area of 1.65 million square feet, Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi was named the world’s “Largest Indoor Theme Park” by Guinness World Records™. The park, which opened its doors on Yas Island in July 2018, also stands as the world’s first-ever Warner Bros. branded indoor theme park.
Commenting on the superb achievement, Don Strickler, General Manager of Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi said: “We are incredibly excited to receive yet another accolade on behalf of our world-class theme park that has captured the hearts of countless guests since opening. The record title for the world’s ‘Largest Indoor Theme Park’ is one that we are delighted to carry, as it only underscores the breadth of excitement and adventures that await guests at this truly one-of-a-kind attraction.”
Home to six incredibly vibrant and immersive lands, as park-goers enter Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi they are instantly transported to an art-deco adorned promenade inspired by old Hollywood glamour at the Warner Bros. Plaza. A quick turn will transport guests to the streets of DC’s majestic Metropolis and villain-ridden Gotham City. In Cartoon Junction animated stories come to life, while the painted desert of Dynamite Gulch is full of explosive surprises. For visitors of Bedrock, it’s back to the stone age for a grand old time. Friends and family can enjoy over 28 state-of-the-art exhilarating rides and interactive attractions, dig in at a variety of authentically themed restaurants, and shop to their heart’s content for exclusive merchandise across the park’s retail stores.
About Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi:
Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi is one of the world’s largest indoor theme parks, delivering an unparalleled fan experience. While at the park, guests are transported to six truly immersive lands, including DC’s Metropolis and Gotham City, Cartoon Junction, Bedrock, Dynamite Gulch and Warner Bros. Plaza, and enjoy 28 state-of-the-art exhilarating rides, interactive family-friendly attractions and unique live entertainment. From the action and adrenaline-fueled adventures of DC Super Heroes to the wacky and wonderful world of Looney Tunes, this captivating and interactive new experience brings together some of the world’s most iconic characters and stories under one roof for the first time in the region including: Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman as well as Bugs Bunny, Scooby-Doo, Tom and Jerry and The Flintstones, among others.
In 2019, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi has garnered an outstanding number of awards including four MENALAC awards for Best marketing campaign, Best New Leisure Concept, Best Day Out and Best Theme Park, in addition to being named Theme Park Insider’s Best Theme Park 2019, and the Middle East’s Leading Tourist Attraction for 2019 at the World Travel Awards. Additionally, Warner Bros. World succeeded in claiming two GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® titles, namely ‘Largest Indoor Theme Park’ and ‘The Largest Gathering of People Wearing Capes’. The park also won the prestigious Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) “THEA Award for Outstanding Achievement – Theme Park” and received Themed Attraction of The Year and Media-based Attraction of the Year by ParkWorld Excellence Awards for Batman Knight Flight.
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