Warner Bros. Studio Tour – The Making of Harry Potter
Visit the Warner Bros. Studio Tour – The Making of Harry Potter. Discover the grand sets and inspiring technology that went into the filming of the Harry Potter series. Start by exploring the
Available Every Day from £105 per Person
From Central London
Visit the Warner Bros. Studio Tour – The Making of Harry Potter. Discover the grand sets and inspiring technology that went into the filming of the Harry Potter series. Start by exploring the Cupboard Under the Stairs, where Harry lived in the Dursley household. After a short welcome video, enter the Great Hall, which showcases the props and costumes that were used in the films, and the set where Harry and his classmates gathered. Step onto Platform 9¾, pose for a photo with the luggage cart and see the Hogwarts Express. Ride a broomstick just like the cast. See Dumbledore’s office, the Gryffindor common room and the door to the Chamber of Secrets. Learn about the making of Harry Potter, including the special effects used to bring characters like Dobby to life, discover the huge model of Hogwarts castle and the incredible technology used in the film series. Get tickets to the Harry Potter Studio Tour – Warner Bros. today.
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Our tickets to the Harry Potter Studio Tour includes return transportation via coach from London. You will have approximately 4 hours at the Studios. There is also a Family Package available.
Discover A World of Harry Potter
Travel to the Studio Tour in a luxury coach.
On arrival, experience the extraordinary sets that were used for the making of the Harry Potter film series
See the actual costumes and props used in the films
Visit the Great Hall, Dumbledore’s office and the Chamber of Secrets
Ride on a broomstick just like the cast in the film
Take a photo in front of the luggage cart on Platform 9¾ and step onto the Hogwarts Express
What to know:
The total trip lasts 7 hours, with approximately 4 hours spent at the studio
We offer morning and afternoon departure times from Central London
Includes return transport to Central London
Audio guides are available to hire at the Studio Tour for an additional fee
Branded buses are subject to availability. Alternative buses may be used during peak periods
Butterbeer™ may contain nuts and other ingredients that may cause allergies etc.
This product gets sold out fast! If there are no tickets available on your travel dates, then check out our article about finding last minute tickets
Important details:Tour includes:
Entrance ticket to Warner Bros Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
Return transportation from London Victoria, Baker Street or King’s Cross. (If you want to make your own way to and from the Studio please select this option on the booking page.)
Making your own way to the warner bros Studio Tour
We know that many people prefer to make their own way to the Studio Tour and do not need transportation from Central London. You can make a booking and collect your tickets directly from the Studio Tour, on the booking page:
What time do I book my tickets for?
When booking your tickets, even if you are not taking the bus, you have to put in a pickup time. This is the pickup time from London. So when you select, for example, a pickup time of 9 am from London, Victoria, the bus will arrive at the Studio at 10.30/10.45 pm
If you want to collect the tickets at the Studio, you will collect them at 10.30/1045 at the Studio, which is the same time that the bus from London arrives.
When you make your booking, the time you can collect your tickets at the Studio is approx 90 minutes after the time you have booked the pickup time.
Please ensure that during the booking process, at the foot of the booking page, you select the option ‘Make Your Own Way to Warner Bros. Studios.
Collect your tickets at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, Studio Tour Drive, Leavesden WD25 7LR. Please meet outside the ticket collection desk
Please note that the ticket price will remain the same, even if you do not take the transport.
Discover a world of Harry Potter at the Warner Bros Studio Tour! There are lots of sets on display which recreate some of the most famous moments from the Harry Potter films. Some of the highlights of your visit include:
The great hall
Start your Studio Tour by stepping into the Great Hall!
Begin your Studio Tour at The Great Hall, one of the castle’s most unforgettable locations. This is where great feasts took place, the Yule Ball as well as lots of other memorable moments in the Harry Potter films. Walk on the actual York stone floor, and see where Hogwarts pupils would sit on the solid oak and pine tables. Admire the incredible ceiling inspired by Westminster Hall.
Gryffindor common room
The Gryffindor common room is one of the most popular parts of the Harry Potter Studio Tour. You’ll find portraits on the wall depicting Gryffindor Heads of House and the room is decorated with lots of scarlet and gold representing the Gryffindor colours. Spot Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak and see the common room’s radio which broadcast news from the Wizarding Wireless Network! Next door lies the Gryffindor boys’ dormitory which includes the original beds made for Harry, Ron, Seamus, Neville and Dean for the first film.
Gringotts Wizarding Bank
Welcome to Gringotts Bank!
You’ll get to walk through the wizarding bank of Gringotts, the Lestrange vault and more! This, of course, gives you a chance to come face to face with some goblins, who run the bank! Highlights include incredible props like chandeliers, the Sword of Gryffindor, and fancy costumes. Step inside Lestrange Vault for a once-in-a-lifetime moment of Harry Potter fantasy.
THE FORBIDDEN FOREST
Enter the forbidden forest, where no Hogwarts students are allowed to step foot but where Harry Potter Studio ticket holders are welcome 🙂 Pass by 19 tall spooky trees, each over 12 feet in diameter, which set the scene for this forest full of strange surprises. See Buckbeak, Hippogriffs and Acromantula. Come face-to-face with Aragog, the huge and pretty scary spider!
Platform 9 ¾
Discover a world of Harry Potter at the Studio Tour
Platform 9 ¾ has been expanded, and now includes the original Hogwarts Express steam train that was used in the films to whisk muggles off to Hogwarts. You can go onboard and inside the trains carriage, and there’s also a place on the platform where the luggage trolly disappears into the wall – the perfect place to pose for a selfie! There’s even a souvenir shop that’s opened on the platform, with train-themed Harry Potter souvenirs on sale at great prices!
What’s On at the Studio Tour?
There are lots of special exhibitions that take place at the Studio Tour during different times of the year. These exhibitions are included in your ticket.
Magical Mischief 20 January until 16 April 2024
Visit the Great Hall to see the famous set produced for the O.W.L examinations under the watchful eye of Professor Umbridge, complete with the swinging pendulum and exam desks,
Discover how the Weasley twins disrupted the exams.
Dark Arts – 13 September until 10 November 2024
Dark magic is brewing at the Studio Tour, with a special feature running from 3 September until 10 November 2024. The Dark Arts feature will focus on the symbol of Lord Voldemort and his Death Eaters as the Dark Mark is projected throughout the Studio Tour. To celebrate Hallowe’en, 100 floating pumpkins will decorate the Great Hall and more!
Dark Arts are included as part of your ticket.
Hogwarts in the Snow – November 2024 until January 2025
See Hogwarts in the Snow this Christmas at the Studio Tour!
Hogwarts in the Snow returns to the studios, with festive features to put you in the Christmas spirit! There’ll be snow on the Hogwarts Castle model, part of the Great Hall will get transformed for the Yule Ball, and the Gryffindor common room will be dressed for the season.
Hogwarts in the Snow is included as part of your ticket.
Tickets sold out?
During peak season and around the UK school holiday period, tickets for the WB Studio Tour – the Making of Harry Potter can get sold out quickly. If you are unable to find Harry Potter tickets then check out our article about finding sold out tickets. This lists all the places to look to get tickets. This includes our fully guided tour from London which sometimes has availability when the regular tour is sold out.
terms and conditions
Booking is subject to terms and conditions of the tour operator. All passengers are advised to arrange travel insurance.