On Friday 19th May 2017, the magic really happens. You will be given the chance to go behind-the-scenes of the Harry Potter film series! With after-hours access when the doors have shut to the general public, this once-in-a-lifetime experience at Warner Bros. Studio Tour – The Making of Harry Potter, comes to life. You’ll get to explore the Studio Tour and meet actor and sport’s personality Martin Bayfield who played the body double for one of the most loved characters in the Harry Potter film series; Hagrid.
Exploring the Iconic Harry Potter Sets
Get the full Studio Tour experience as you explore the world-famous Hogwart’s Great Hall where Harry Potter and friends received owl post and ate their meals, the Ministry of Magic, Professor Dumbledore’s office, and the Gryffindor common room sets!
The Forbidden Forest
You can even discover the Forbidden Forest expansion, which is new for 2017.Follow in the footsteps of Harry, Ron and Hermione, as you wander deep into the forest which is home to all types of mystical creatures. Wannabe wizards on the Tour will be welcomed through the Hogwarts gates by one of Rubeus Hagrid’s original costumes. It is amongst the magic of the forest that guests will meet Martin Bayfield and discover stories about life on the Harry Potter set, including his experiences of wearing the half-giant costume and animatronic head.
If that wasn’t enough, you’ll then continue your magical adventures and come face-to-face with a full-size model of the majestic Buckbeak. As you become braver and venture further into the depths of the forest, you will be faced with one of the largest creatures created for the Harry Potter film series – Aragog, the Acromantula!
For an extra special insight into the making of Harry Potter, you’ll also be able to enjoy truly magical experiences including a special demonstration courtesy of Oscar®-winning Special Effects Supervisor from the Harry Potter film series, John Richardson.
Learn Wand Combat skills in an interactive display with choreographer Paul Harris and ‘fly’ a broomstick like you’re a member of the cast in the Studio Tour’s green screen experience. Be sure to brush up on your spells before you go!
Full Access to the Studios
Get to see inside the original Hogwarts Express, pose for selfies on Platform 9¾ and discover all the beautiful and intricate costumes and props used in the Harry Potter film series including Harry’s Nimbus 2000!
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