Harry over 'Wizarding World'
Harry over 'Wizarding World'

Universal unveils 'Wizarding World of Harry Potter' attraction details

Published September 15, 2009 at 11:38 AM
by Cheeser
from HPANA

Actor Tom Felton ("Draco Malfoy" in the Harry Potter films) was on hand to help Universal Orlando Resort announce specifics of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction today.

The park unveiled a fly-through video showing the major points of interest, new concept art and more.

Felton had the privilege of confirming what was already expected by most fans: that the attraction will open in the spring of 2010.

Upon entering the park through the "arches of Hogsmeade," guests will be greeted by the Hogwarts Express and station, and free to roam the 22-acre park situated in Universal's Islands of Adventure:

The announcements were made today by Mark Woodbury, president of Universal Creative; Paul Daurio, producer of the attraction; and Alan Gilmore, an art director from the Harry Potter films.

Stay tuned for new pictures, videos and even more coming soon!

UPDATE: The official websiteopens in new window has been updated with art work as well as videoopens in new window of the webcast which took place earlier today.

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