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World’s First Jumanji Land brings Sony Pictures’ film franchise to Chessington

World of Jumanji is set to open at Chessington World of Adventures in spring 2023, following a global agreement with Columbia Pictures Location Based Entertainment and Merlin Entertainments.

The announcement of the £17 million development by Chessington World of Adventures Resort, the U.K. theme park, zoo and hotel complex, and Sony Pictures Entertainment, marks the world’s first themed land for the box office hit Jumanji film franchise and the single largest investment in the history of the resort.

The project brings together entertainment and industry experts from around the world to create an experience that deep dives into the adventurous, action-packed stories seen in the Jumanji films.