Universal Studios Japan

Universal Studios Japan
Location
Konohana-ku, Osaka, Japan
Status Operating
Opened March 31, 2001
Owner USJ Co., Ltd
Website http://www.usj.co.jp

Universal Studios Japan (Japanese: ユニバーサル・スタジオ・ジャパン) is an amusement park in Konohana-ku, Osaka, Japan.

History

The park was closed from 29 February to 7 June 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic.[1]

The new themed area Super Nintendo World, based on the Mario franchise, was expected to open on 4 February 2021.[2] However, its opening was pushed back due to government restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic.[3] It opened on 18 March.[4] The park closed once again due to the pandemic on 24 April.[1]

Roller coasters

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Status Closed
Flight of the Hippogriff Vekoma Family July 15, 2014 Operating
Flying Dinosaur Bolliger & Mabillard Flying March 18, 2016 Operating
Hollywood Dream: The Ride Bolliger & Mabillard Sit-Down March 9, 2007 Operating
Snoopy's Great Race Senyo Kogyo Co., Ltd. Family 2001 Closed 2020
Space Fantasy The Ride Mack Rides Spinning March 19, 2010 Operating

Attractions

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Operating

Name Manufacturer Type Opened
Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey Dynamic Attractions Tracked Dark Ride July 15, 2014

Past

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Fate
E.T. Adventure Unknown Tracked Dark Ride March 31, 2001 March 10, 2009 Replaced with Space Fantasy The Ride

References

Theme parks operated by Universal Parks & Resorts