Warner Brothers Studios this morning confirmed that its ‘The Making of Harry Potter’ experience will be opening its doors to muggles on the March 31st 2012 with the first tickets going on sale on October 13th.
The walking is being constructed in a specially designed warehouse (see below) at Leavesden Studios in Hertfordshire and will include some of the most iconic sets and props from the eight-film series.
The Great Hall, Dumbledore’s office, the Ministry of Magic, Harry Potter’s famous cupboard under the stairs, 4 Privet Drive, Gryffindor common room, the boys’ dormitory, the Potion’s classroom, Professor Umbridge’s office, the Weasley kitchen and the Hogwarts bridge are just a few of the sets featured.
“For over 10 years the Harry Potter film series highlighted the exceptional creativity and craftsmanship that we have in the British film industry including groundbreaking special effects, incredibly detailed set design and breathtaking makeup and costumes,” said Josh Berger, President & Managing Director, Warner Bros. UK.
“We are delighted that we can now open the doors to this world to the public at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter and celebrate the extraordinary talent that goes into making major movies here in the UK.”
Tickets will be priced at £28 for adults, £21 for children and £83 for a family of four and can only be purchased in advance. See the website for more details. www.wbstudiotour.co.uk