Hogwarts castle is a large, sevenstory high building supported by magic. The charms classroom is where charms classes are taught at hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry, and it is located on the third floor. The harry potter film franchise is known for utilising some the uks. The reallife locations used in the harry potter movies. Why hogwarts students started wearing muggle clothing in. We provide a map of each of the harry potter movie locations, how to get there, and other relevant advice for. Alnwick castle in harry potter provides the exterior shots for hogwarts. Harry potter filming locations and sites by rick steves. Harry potter and the prisoner of azkaban is a fantasy novel written by british author j. Its a mustsee for potter fans and film buffs in general. Hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry is the school for young wizards and witches where most of the harry potter stories take place. The planned threehour potter tour at the hertfordshire facility, where much of the jk rowlingbased series was filmed, takes in the great hall of hogwarts school and headmaster dumbledores office. From the quirky streets of diagon alley to the imposing beauty of hogwarts castle, celebrate the 20th anniversary of harry potter and the philosophers stone by discovering the locations of some of the series most iconic scenes. From the quirky streets of diagon alley to the imposing beauty of hogwarts castle, celebrate the 20th anniversary of harry potter and the.
Harry potter and the prisoner of azkaban wikipedia. Last but not least, we have some beautiful harry potter filming locations in scotland. Some of the fictional locations like diagon alley were sets filmed at leavesden film studios, but many of the external shots can be found in locations around. A detailed and comprehensive guide to the harry potter filming locations in scotland, including the hogwarts express train the jacobite, the dramatic scottish highlands train scenery, the location of hagrids hut glencoe and the location of dumbledores grave eilean na moine. Teachers transformed their alabama school into hogwarts. Rowling does a great job of explaining the scale and splendor of the hogwarts castle. Lupin who became their teacher for one of the most important classes in hogwarts, defence against the dark arts. Alnwick castle is the location used for hogwarts castle in harry potter and the philosophers stone and harry. You can find harry potter filming locations all over the united kingdom from the wild scottish highlands home of hagrids hut to the historic london market that became diagon alley on the map below youll find the reallife british filming locations where the films most famous scenes were brought to life.
Hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry pottermore. A detailed guide to harry potter filming locations in scotland. Its sprawling, with turrets and towers and seemingly hundreds of windows, and its seven stories tall, in total. Harry potter and the prisoner of azkaban 2004 imdb. Virginia water in surrey is used as the lake surrounding hogwarts, over which harry flies buckbeak the hippogriff during harry potter and the prisoner of azkaban. A muggles guide to harry potter filming locations visitengland. This central london station was built as the great northern railways london terminus in 1851 2.
Hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry requires specific uniforms for its students, and harry potter. A muggles guide to harry potter filming locations in. One of our favourite harry potter filming location in oxford is the divinity school, which is a part of the university of oxford. The harry potter film franchise, too, established just how magnificent and, well, magical the school is with its sweeping, wide angle shots. The wizarding world of harry potter at universal studios. The top harry potter filming locations in the uk finding. Alnwick castle has been used for exterior shots of hogwarts. Royal connaught park flats for sale at school where harry. The statue of humpbacked witch with secret passage to hogsmeade accessed through a hidden door in her hump the forbidden corridor where fluffy guarded the trapdoor to the hiding place of the philosophers stone umbridgesoffice op trophy room an armor gallery adjacent to the trophy room charms. The fourday fan event is taking place in france next year.
Which made it the perfect setting to fill the role of. Harry potter and the prisoner of azkaban film wikipedia. Harry soon gets invited to hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry, where hell learn the magical skills hell need to eventually confront his parents murderer. Where is hogwarts from the harry potter film located. While in his third year of school, harry, ron, and hermione welcome a new teacher, professor r. Harry potter and the philosophers stone filmed on location at alnwick castle in autumn 2000.
The following year, harry potter and the chamber of secrets the second film in the series used alnwick castle for shooting. The students at hogwarts are sorted at the beginning of. Reallife hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry to open next year. Hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry the harry. Any harry potter fan would jump at the opportunity to attend hogwarts. In the books, hogwarts is actually located in scotland, so it makes sense that they would film and take much inspiration from the beautiful landscapes of the highlands and beyond. Her pet hamster, millie, died during filming watson being only 11 years old, that was a pretty sad day for her. Wizarding school locations from harry potter brilliant maps map created by the map above shows the locations of the 7 wizarding schools that have been revealed so far, that exist in the harry. The students leave school after their seventh year. Rowling and is the third in the harry potter series. The book follows harry potter, a young wizard, in his third year at hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry. In that story, a person with hard luck can go to the fountain.
Cgi and miniature constructs make up the majority of footage of the outside. The majority of these locations are within the various oxford university buildings, and some of these are open to the public. Hogwarts castle hogwarts, the wizarding school harry potter attends, is the main source for sets in the harry potter theme. Harry soon gets invited to hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry, where he ll learn the magical skills hell need to eventually confront his parents murderer. Wizarding school locations from harry potter brilliant maps. Alnwick castle, alnwick, northumberland, england, uk hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry. You can find harry potter filming locations all over the united kingdom from the wild scottish highlands home of hagrids hut to the historic london market that became diagon alley on the map below youll find the reallife british filming locations where the films most famous scenes were brought to. Alnwick castle is the location used for hogwarts castle in harry potter and the. The steam engine used in filming is on display at a platform 9. Harry potter fans can finally study at hogwarts telegraph. Harry potters third year sees the boy wizard, along with his friends, attending hogwarts school once again. Harry potter films, but also 102 dalmatians, batman, richard iii and others. It leaves out those events which are only known to harry potter and the people close to him.
Its made up of bits and pieces of castles, cathedrals and university dining halls all over britain. If youre still looking for the harry potter castle aka hogwarts, youll have to travel a bit. The third film is harry potter and the prisoner of azkaban. Hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry harry potter. Hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry, commonly shortened to hogwarts. Now, the most ardent harry potter fans know exactly where is hogwarts castle and can affirmatively answer the question, is hogwarts real. But it seems that there may have been some truth to beedle the bards fountain of fair fortune.
Many plotrelevant locations from the harry potter novels and films were turned into sets, the most notable of which are listed here. The map above shows the locations of the 8 wizarding schools that have been revealed so far, that exist in the harry potter universe. An interactive map of the most iconic harry potter film locations across the united kingdom. Harry is taught how to wave his wand by tiny professor flitwick in a woodpaneled classroom filmed at harrow school in harrow on the hill, eight miles northwest of london tube. The third year is an important one for students, as it is the first year that they are permitted to sit elective courses. Situated in the arched wall between platforms 9, 10 and 11, the disappearing trolley provides the perfect photo opp for all you potter fans. Harry potter fans can finally study at hogwarts aspiring wizards will get their chance to study magic in a castle when polands equivalent of hogwarts opens its doors for a second term in 2015. This article lists the general events of the 19931994 school year at hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry, which have been witnessed by the majority of the students and teachers. Some of those sites are, of course, harry potter filming locations.
How did rizal manifest his leadership in student activism at ust. Harry potter inspired asmr charms classroom hogwarts. Harry potter, ron and hermione return to hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry for their third year of study, where they delve into the mystery surrounding an escaped prisoner who poses a dangerous threat to the young wizard. Well, youve clearly taken a sip of felix felicis as youre in luck. At least twenty individual sets have been dedicated to. Harry potter locations to visit in england and scotland. Along with friends ronald weasley and hermione granger, harry investigates sirius black, an escaped prisoner from azkaban, the wizard prison. In the first film harry potter and the philosophers stone the locations take you to some of the most beautiful and historic places of england. The harry potter film franchise is known for utilising some the uks most iconic landscapes and buildings. On its way to hogwarts, in harry potter and the chamber of secrets 2002. Harry potter studio tour promises hogwarts and all film. Hogwarts is one of the worlds finest wizarding schools, located in a massive castle in scotland. Third years are typically thirteen to fourteen years of age. The harry potter films were filmed all over the uk and many locations you can visit on our tours.
In the film, the steam train leaves from platform 9. Hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry and other harry. A history, the hogwarts castle is hidden from the outside world. Forget christmas dinner in the great hall, you can now actually live in hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry at least in the building that was used for much of its filming. Hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry was realised on film through a bewildering number of locations throughout the uk. The shots are in for the most part chronological order, so its interesting to see subtle differences in design. The scene where harry catches the steam train hogwarts express was also filmed in london, at platform 4 at kings cross station. There are seven major harry potter filming locations in oxford, and youll find a.
Hogwarts takes students from all over great britain, starting at the age of 11. Middle school teachers at parkside, a k8 school in cullman county, alabama, helped make that dream a reality for their students by decorating hallways and classrooms like the famous wizarding school. The reallife locations used in the harry potter movies insider. Harry is taught how to wave his wand by tiny professor flitwick in a woodpaneled classroom filmed at harrow school in harrow on the hill, eight miles northwest of. It is based upon the castle from films 5 6 due to the. A look at the hogwarts school exterior as seen in all eight harry potter movies. Why not plan an itinerary around the harry potter film locations in england and scotland to reimmerse yourselves in harry. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film.
The story follows harry potters third year at hogwarts as he is informed that a prisoner named sirius black has escaped from azkaban and intends to kill him. And now you want to scout out all the most exciting harry potter filming locations in the uk and discover all of the best, most magical harry potter things to do. The real hogwarts school is located in an old polish castle that clearly has the same aura and mystique as j. The dramatic scottish scenery often provides a great backdrop for hogwarts and the time the students spend at and around the school. Why hogwarts students started wearing muggle clothing in the third harry potter. On the set of harry potter and the sorcerers stone, personal tragedy struck young star emma watson, who played hermione. Exterior shots of hogwarts school were taken at alnwick castle in northumberland, while the troll scene in hogwarts toilets was filmed. Where was the location of hogwarts in harry potter filmed. A third year is a student at hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry who is in their third year of magical education. This build contains much from the harry potter film series and does not use references from the books.99 1458 912 474 744 645 1439 774 406 630 1520 1276 1650 1689 1358 1636 1077 1049 931 428 819 230 790 287 433 316 1160 498 1461 419 976 907 1249 816 3