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Animation Academy

Get a hands-on drawing lesson with a Disney artist at the Animation Academy

Disney California Adventure Park

Hollywood Land

Guests Can Be

Any Height

Age Interest

Preschoolers, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, All Ages

Accessibility and Other Information - Opens Dialog


  • May Remain in Wheelchair/ECV
  • Assistive Listening


Character Experiences, Discovery, Indoor, Interactive

Guest Policies

  • Guests may remain in their wheelchair or Electric Convenience Vehicle to experience this attraction.
  • Video Captioning is available in the courtyard and lobby area only.
  • Wheelchair Access: Inside the theater, refer to the wheelchair symbol imbedded in the flooring for viewing areas designated for Guests using wheelchairs and Electric Convenience Vehicles (ECVs) or ask a Cast Member for assistance.

Discover how Disney characters are brought to life during a hands-on presentation with a Disney artist.

An example of action sketches of Mickey Mouse, drawn on animation paper

The Secrets of Drawing

Enjoy a unique opportunity to draw your very own Disney character sketch. Read More
Disney Animation Academy building with scrolling marquee at Disney California Adventure Park

The Disney Animation Building

Animation Academy is just one of several exhibits at this Hollywood Land destination showcasing how Disney movies are made. Read More


Sunday, November 29, 2015

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