Shanghai Disney Resort have announced that construction has started within their theme park for their one of a kind Zootopia expansion as the site preperation work is now complete.

When opened to all guests, they will be able to immerse themselves in the mammal metropolis alongside characters from the movie.

Joe Schott, President and General Manager at the Shanghai Disney Resort has said “This is an immensely exciting time for Shanghai Disney Resort and Zootopia fans alike”.

“Since we announced the development of our new Zootopia-themed land earlier this year we have been overwhelmed by the excitement and anticipation expressed by fans from across China and around the world.”

He continues and says “We are pleased to announce the start of main construction for the new land today, a significant milestone in its development, this expansion demonstrates Shanghai Disney Resort’s commitment to bringing new and unique experiences to our guests, offering more reasons for them to come visit us again and again”.