Warner Bros. Studio Tour London debuts limited-time ‘Discovering Hogwarts’ exhibit

“Discovering Hogwarts” at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter will take visitors behind the scenes of the series’ early movies, with new exhibits celebrating the movie making magic behind Harry Potter’s first years at school.

Harry Potter wearing Sorting Hat
Images courtesy of Warner Bros.

The limited-time “Discovering Hogwarts” exhibit will run May 2 – Sept. 4, 2023, to shine a spotlight on some of the famous moments from “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.”

Accio Special Experiences

New stops throughout the tour invite guests to relive famous scenes from Harry’s wizarding beginnings, including 400 candles floating in the air In the Great Hall set, a sight not seen in over 20 years.

Great Hall at Hogwarts lined with hundreds of students at dining tables and hundreds of candles floating in the air

Visitors will also get to step inside Professor Flitwick’s Charms classroom, where Warwick Davis’ character taught the children the levitating spell, “Wingardium Leviosa.” Guests will even learn how to cast the spell themselves.

Hermione Granger happily making a feather float while Ron Weasley grimaces

In a live demonstration, fans will learn how Robbie Coltrane and his body double suited up with stilts and prosthetics to become the beloved Hogwarts gamekeeper, Rubeus Hagrid.

Rubeus Hagrid standing imposingly carrying a lantern

Other additions include an origami craft experience and a photo-op recreating the boat ride that Hogwarts’ first-year students take to the castle upon arrival.

Ron Weasley and Harry Potter smile with awe when seeing Hogwarts for the first time

Plan Your Visit for “Discovering Hogwarts”

These new additions for “Discovering Hogwarts” are in addition to the tour’s regular signature stops, incluiding the sets for the Forbidden Forest, Gringotts Wizarding Bank, and more. Discovering Hogwarts is included with admission to the tour.

To learn more and to purchase tickets, visit the tour’s official website. Tickets are not available onsite and must be purchased online.

Diagon Alley set walkthrough at The Making of Harry Potter Warner Bros. Studios

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