Expanded Harry Potter theme park brings Diagon Alley to life

  • Friday, June 20, 2014 11:23am
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The new Harry Potter-themed area at Universal Orlando Resort is set to open July 8. It will double the size of the Harry Potter landscape in the park and will be tied via the Hogwarts Express train to the original Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal’s Island of Adventure.

The centerpiece ride, Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts, will take visitors into Gringotts bank to help retrieve a magical object and re-create a scene from the popular series.

Tamara Lush, Associated Press

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