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New Morocco pavilion exhibit 'Race Against the Sun' now open at Epcot
The Gallery of Arts and History in Epcot’s Morocco pavilion has just reopened with a brand-new exhibit, “Race Against the Sun: Ancient Technique to Modern Competition.” “Race Against the Sun” details two modern competitions - Marathon des Sables (Marathon of the Sands) and Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles du Maroc (Rally of the Gazelles) - along with the history of the ancient inhabitants of the Sahara, the Berbers. The exhibit includes immersive experiences, like a lifelike diorama of Marathon of the Sands complete with race gear and trophies from Moroccan competitors, and an interactive photo-op highlighting the all-woman, off-road desert rally,