Go behind the scenes of the Harry Potter films and get an additional insight into the making of the movies as Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter presents annual and one-off special features throughout 2018.
See authentic props, costumes and sets on the tour of the studio where all eight Harry Potter movies were made, and discover the films through the eyes of the filmmakers who brought the Harry Potter series to life. The limited-time features listed below are all included in the standard studio tour ticket prices.
You can also enjoy an exclusive breakfast experience in the Great Hall and the chance to explore the studio before it opens to the public.
Introducing the Art Department
9 to 19 February
Get an exclusive look at the props and designs from the Harry Potter films with Introducing the Art Department. Experience wand-making demonstrations and listen to original members of the Art Department, as they explain how they brought Harry Potter’s wizarding world to life through their work.
Valentine's Dinner in the Great Hall
9 and 10 February
Treat your loved one to a magical evening at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London with a romantic Valentine's Dinner in the iconic Great Hall to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Indulge in canapés and enjoy a three-course dinner on the authentic set. You’ll then have the chance to explore the studio after hours and pick your favourite wand to take home as a souvenir.
Goblet of Fire30 March to 23 September
Celebrate the return of the Goblet of Fire to the Great Hall for the first time since filming ended with special displays and live demonstrations. Discover how the Goblet of Fire was designed to reveal the Triwizard champions. Plus, see many new costumes and props from the Triwizard Tournament, including items belonging to Barty Crouch Jr and Fred and George Weasley.
Behind the Seams
26 May to 3 June and every weekend until 22 July
Hear the stories behind more than 25,000 pieces of clothing from the Harry Potter movies with Behind the Seams. From initial sketches to spectacular costumes, the experience features items belonging to Cedric Diggory, Professor Sprout, Lord Voldemort and more iconic characters. You'll also get the chance to try on an original Hogwarts robe during your visit. Tickets for this special feature should be booked in advance.
Dark Arts28 September to 10 November
The Harry Potter studio is given a spooky makeover for Halloween. Test your nerves by walking down a gloomy Diagon Alley and practise your wand combat techniques against Death Eaters in a live duel, as you enter the menacing world of the Dark Arts. Plus, marvel at more than 100 floating pumpkins and a Halloween feast laid out in the Great Hall.
Venue Details & Map
Studio Tour Drive
- 0845 084 0900
- Public transport:
- Watford Junction- there are direct trains from both London Euston (20 minutes journey) and Birmingham New Street (1 hour journey). A shuttle bus will run from Watford Junction to the Studio Tour.
- By Road:
- Warner Bros Studio Tour London is just off the A405, via junctions 19 or 20 of the M25, or junctions 5 or 6 of the M1.