Shanghai Disneyland reopens with coronavirus safety measures

A woman wearing a face mask takes a selfie while visiting the Disneyland amusement park in Shanghai on May 11, 2020. Disneyland Shanghai reopened on May 11 to the public after being closed since January due to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. Visits will be limited initially and must be booked in advance, and the company said it will increase cleaning and require social distancing in lines for the various attractions.

People wearing face masks maintain social distancing as they enter the Disneyland amusement park in Shanghai on May 11, 2020.

Tourists visit Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China. Shanghai Disneyland has reopened its gates following months of shutdown, offering a potential model for other mass entertainment venues around the world to open for business during the pandemic.

Joe Schott, president and general manager of Shanghai Disney Resort, center right, stands with staff and characters park staff as the park reopened after the coronavirus closure, May 11, 2020, in Shanghai, China. ChinaÕs most prominent theme park reopened Monday in a new step toward rolling back anti-coronavirus controls that shut down its economy.

Security guards are seen at Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China.

Musicians perform during the reopening of the Disneyland amusement park in Shanghai on May 11, 2020.

Tourists visit Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China.

A woman wearing a face mask visits the Disneyland amusement park in Shanghai on May 11, 2020.

People wearing face masks visit the Disneyland amusement park in Shanghai on May 11, 2020.

Visitors have their credentials checked as they enter Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China.

Visitors, wearing face masks, enter the Disneyland theme park in Shanghai as it reopened, May 11, 2020. Visits will be limited initially and must be booked in advance, and the company said it will increase cleaning and require social distancing in lines for the various attractions.

Tourists visit Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China.

People wearing face masks visit the Disneyland amusement park in Shanghai on May 11, 2020.

Visitors have their credentials checked as they enter Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China.

Tourists visit Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China.

Tourists visit Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China.

Tourists visit Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China.

Tourists visit Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China.

A tourist looks on at Shanghai Disneyland after its reopening on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China.

Source: https://www.usatoday.com/picture-gallery/travel/2020/05/11/shanghai-disneyland-reopens-coronavirus-safety-measures/3107478001/

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