The Wizarding World of Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley expansion has been revealed after the scaffolding was removed on Friday, showing several London buildings on the waterfront including King’s Cross and Grimmauld Place.

Concept art

Concept art ©Wizarding World of Harry Potter

The original concept art also shows the Knight bus, a British phone booth, the Hogwart’s Express and a Gringott’s dragon which Universal has confirmed will sit atop Gringotts and breath fire. Confirmed attractions also include Weasleys’ Wizard Wheezes, The Leaky Cauldron and a Gringott’s bank coaster ride.

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The central building

On January 23rd Universal Orlando will host a webcast where they’re expected to reveal new details about Diagon Alley, you can register for the webcast here. Watch the new teaser trailer below.

Pictures via @UORBuzz. Visit uorbuzz.com to see more pictures in his Diagon Alley galleries.


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Olga Hughes is currently pre-occupied with fairy tales, fantasy, misanthropy, medieval history and the long eighteenth century. She has a Bachelor of Fine Art from the Victorian College of the Arts and is currently majoring in Literature and History at Deakin. She has contributed to websites such as History behind Game of Thrones, The Anne Boleyn Files and The Tudor Society.

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