Lonely Planet Writer

Wands ready! Harry Potter is coming to California

Universal Studios in Hollywood has announced the opening date of its Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction.

Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Orlando.
Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Orlando. Image by Sam Howzit / CC BY 2.0

On 7 April next year, visitors will be able to enjoy recreations of some of the sets from the movies, all designed with help from the film franchise’s production designer, Stuart Craig, along with Universal’s first outdoor rollercoaster. Similar Harry Potter-themed attractions are already open at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida, and Japan. Read more: travelpulse.com