Potter's Wizarding World Receives A 'Thumbs Up' From Hermione!

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While the world anxiously awaits the opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Theme Park in Orlando, Florida, some of the lucky stars from the movie series, got a sneak preview last week. Their verdict? A resounding thumbs up!

Emma Watson (Hermione Granger), was joined by Robbie Coltrane (Hagrid), Mathew Lewis (Neville Longbottom) and Oliver and James Phelps (George and Fred Weasley).

After posing for a picture outside Hoagsmede, the group made its way to the Three Broomsticks for a bite to eat and then to Hog's Head Pub for a taste of butterbeer. Then it was a visit to Zonko's joke shop and Honeydukes for some chocolate frogs. To equip themselves for the new year, the group strolled into Ollivander's, where Emma experienced a magical wand fitting.

Then it was time for the rides, which includes a family roller coaster called, 'Flight of the Hippograph' and a twin-speed roller coaster dubbed Dragon Challenge, after the Triwizard Tournament.

Also fun, was the Forbidden Journey, which takes visitors through Hogwarts and includes scenes and rooms from the entire series. While the group toured the Owl Post, there was no word whether they sent out any mail.

The 20-acre park, which is located inside Universal Studio's Islands of Adventure is scheduled to open on June 18th, but locals are hoping that they too will get a sneak preview before the rest of the world descends into Orlando!

sources: dailymail.co.uk, hollywoodcrush.mtv.com

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  • ketana
    ketanaFriday, April 9, 2021 at 12:36 pm
    I love love love love love triple time Harry potter
    • pinklilcow
      pinklilcowTuesday, March 9, 2021 at 2:48 pm
      I do not like Harry Potter the books are to long....
      • bigcheeseman17
        bigcheeseman17Monday, February 22, 2021 at 11:36 am
        That's is awesome, I have watched and read the series. Multiple times! I wonder why the actor of Harry did not go.
        • itsagoodday21
          itsagoodday21Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 2:14 pm
          I LOVE HARRY POTTER SERIES!!! :)
          • bsc
            bscWednesday, January 13, 2021 at 11:46 am
            Very nice! Love the video!
            • (.)Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 11:45 am
              I have most of the books.
              • E.T.Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:11 am
                Ron is my favorite... only because I’m a red head, though...
                • WELPTuesday, September 11, 2018 at 1:42 pm
                  IM 8 YEARS LATE TO THE GRAND OPENING.
                  • danieljgri
                    danieljgriTuesday, June 26, 2018 at 4:37 pm
                    cool
                    • jesussaves
                      jesussavesTuesday, June 26, 2018 at 2:28 pm
                      I love Hermione!
                      • ketana
                        ketanaWednesday, July 14, 2021 at 7:56 am
                        Yeah she is my favorite character I even know her actress name, it is Emma Watson