Universal Studios Beijing On Track for 2021 Opening Despite Coronavirus Setbacks

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Despite the coronavirus pandemic and increasingly heated tensions between the U.S. and China, Universal Studios Beijing is expected to open to the public on schedule in May of next year, its genera…

Approved by Chinese authorities in 2014, the park completed its phase one construction last year.

Beijing’s CityWalk will also host 23 other stores, 15 restaurants, and eight global retailers. Some elements of local Chinese architecture have been worked into the design. A nearly two-mile-long man-made river is being built to run through the resort, and is expected to be completed by November, the Beijing municipal government said last month. The plan is for visitors to be able to enter the park by boat. Hotels lining the waterways will feature docks where visitors can board. Work was delayed on the feature from the fall, but resumed in March.


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not until NEXT May? Crazy.

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