The only season to be closed-captioned by the National Captioning Institute. The episodes released on Home Video, as well as a few episodes aired on television, were closed-captioned by the Caption Center WGBH Educational Foundation, except for Barney's Families are Special.
The Playground got a slight redesign this season, as there are no swings and no huge platform (instead opting for a smaller jungle gym) like in Season 1. The classroom was also redesigned, looking nothing like it did in the first season.
The Baby Bop costume becomes shorter to represent her age.
The Barney Bag also received a redesign (looking nothing like its Season 1 counterpart), which went on from this season up to Season 6.
Like subsequent seasons afterward, with the exception of Season 8, the opening sequence is totally reshot and re-edited. However, the closing shot of the [[Season 1 Barney doll on the tire swing remains mostly the same, with a minor re-edit done to the "twinkle" in Barney's eye.
Shawn starts wearing glasses this season.
The walking animation in the intro is the same as in the previous season but the slide is fast.
This season began production in March 1993 and wrapped in August 1993.
Stop, Look and Be Safe! is the only Barney & Friends Season 2 episode where BJ appears where his sister Baby Bop doesn't appear. BJ continues to appear where his sister Baby Bop doesn't appear happen all the time, starting with "I Can Be a Firefighter!".
Having Tens of Fun! is also the only Barney & Friends Season 2 episode where a 3 years old Baby Bop appears where her brother BJ doesn't appear. a 3 years old Baby Bop continues to appear where her brother BJ doesn't appear happen all the time, starting with "Shopping for a Surprise!".