All thrill rides have a height limit – “You must be this tall to ride” – and the brand new Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey ride at Universal’s Islands of Adventure is no exception. You must be at least 48 inches tall to ride. But it’s not the mimimum height some guests are having trouble with, it’s their width. [Read more…]
Universal has released a new video featuring Mark Woodbury, president of Universal creative, talking about and showing off parts of the queue for the new Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey ride in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Universal’s Islands of Adventure.
You’ll see the Portrait Gallery room with the first ever look at Hogwart’s four founders – Godric Gryffindor, Salazar Slytherin, Helga Hufflepuff and Rowena Ravenclaw. Then he’ll take you into Dumbledore’s office, finally heading into the Defense Against the Dark Arts classroom.
Along the way he explains part of the plot for the ride. For more details on the ride and the whole experience inside Hogwarts Castle, see our previous post.