June 1, 2007
Orlando, FL -- Fans of Harry Potter will have a chance to experience the magical village of Hogsmeade when "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter" opens at Universal's Islands of Adventure theme park. Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. and Universal Orlando Resort are partnering to create the world's first fully immersive Harry Potter themed environment based on J.K. Rowling's books and the Warner Bros. films. Fans will now be able to experience the world of Harry Potter in a physical environment at the newest island at Universal's Islands of Adventure, "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter," which is expected to open in 2009.
Harry Potter artwork courtesy of Universal Orlando Resort. All rights reserved.