PHOTOS: The Little Mermaid – Ariel’s Undersea Adventure and Cocina Cucamonga Undergoing Exterior Refurbishment at Disney California Adventure

While taking our first stroll through Disney California Adventure in a year, we noticed two buildings are in the middle of being refurbished. Both Cocina Cucamonga and The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Undersea Adventure are surrounded by scaffolding.

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The facade of Cocina Cucamonga is hidden. A blue strip of cloth hangs across the front and brown fencing surrounds the building.

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We could see some paint cans sitting on the scaffolding.

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Though being refurbished, the counter service restaurant is open as part of “A Touch of Disney.”

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Thankfully, the interior was not under construction.

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With the park closed for so long, it’s likely there have been several similar refurbishment projects that we haven’t been able to get a good look at.

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Construction Cast Members were working on the Cocina Cucamonga sign.

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The seating behind the building was also still open.

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More Cast Members were on the scaffolding in the back.

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Meanwhile, The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Undersea Adventure was also fenced off.

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Attractions are not open as part of “A Touch of Disney”, so there’s no way to know just how much refurbishment work could be happening inside.

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Some sections of the building were covered in plastic, including the blue pillars and the image of Ariel above the entrance.

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The full extent of these refurbishment projects remains to be seen. Keep checking Disneyland News Today for updates.