TWO THEME PARK EXPERIENCES, ONE UNFORGETTABLE MAGICAL JOURNEY
Step inside a world where magic is real. Within Universal’s Islands of Adventure® theme park you can visit the iconic Hogwarts™ castle and explore Hogsmeade™ village. And, at Universal Studios Florida®theme park, you can enter Diagon Alley™ to enjoy unforgettable thrills, magical experiences, and more. Get ready to explore more of Harry Potter’s world than ever before!
At Universal’s Islands of Adventure®: The Charming Village of HOGSMEADE™
Nestled at the foot of Hogwarts™ castle is the wizarding village of Hogsmeade™, where you can stroll the streets and explore all of the fascinating shops and eateries. Wander through the classrooms and corridors of Hogwarts™, and soar above the castle with Harry Potter™ on the groundbreaking ride, Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™.
Classic moments come to life on thrilling attractions like Dragon Challenge™, a high-speed coaster where you'll ride one of two fire breathers; Flight of the Hippogriff™, a family-friendly coaster designed for younger riders; and Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™, a state-of-the-art adventure where you'll soar above the castle with Harry Potter™, coming face-to-face with magical creatures!
Shop for Hogwarts™ school supplies from Dervish and Banges™; Chocolate Frogs™ and Cauldron Cakes from Honeydukes™; and a wand from Ollivanders™. Plus send letters from the Owl Post™ - with actual Hogsmeade™ postmarks!
Always wondered what Butterbeer™ tastes like? Find out at the Three Broomsticks™ where you can also sample fish and chips, the 'Great Feast Platter,' shepherd's pie, strawberry and peanut-butter ice-cream and more! Next door at the Hog's Head™, order a pint of Pumpkin Juice™!
At Universal Studios Florida®: The Hustle and Bustle of DIAGON ALLEY™
Follow in Harry Potter’s footsteps as you walk through the streets of London to Diagon Alley™, where you’ll find many of the wizarding world’s most famous establishments. Get ready for unforgettable thrills when you enter Gringotts™ bank and find yourself taking an incredible journey on an epic ride!
At the far end of Diagon Alley™ stands Gringotts™, the goblin-run bank. Inside, you’ll experience a pulse-pounding adventure on the groundbreaking, multi-dimensional thrill ride that puts you right in the middle of the action as you navigate your way through the perils of the Gringotts™ vaults – encountering Harry, Ron, and Hermione along the way!
See a wand choose a wizard at Ollivanders™ wand shop. Pick up magical jokes and novelty items at Weasleys’ Wizard Wheezes. Find all your wizardwear needs at Madam Malkin’s Robes for All Occasions. Bring home a furry, feathered, or scaly creature from the Magical Menagerie. Search for supplies at Wiseacre’s Wizarding Equipment. And gather all your gaming gear at Quality Quidditch™ Supplies.
Practitioners of the Dark Arts will find everything they need down the gloomy Knockturn Alley, featuring the infamous shop, Borgin and Burkes™.
When you’re feeling a bit hungry you can dine on delicious pub fare at the Leaky Cauldron™. Sit down and relax as you enjoy a traditional British meal, or indulge in a frozen treat at Florean Fortescue’s Ice-Cream Parlour.
The Hogwarts™Express - Now Boarding
Now you can board the Hogwarts™ Express* and travel between both Hogsmeade™ Station in Universal’s Islands of Adventure® and King’s Cross Station in Universal Studios Florida® with a Park-to-Park admission ticket or Annual Pass. If you have a Park-to-Park admission ticket, you can pass through Platform 9 ¾™ and board the Hogwarts™ Express* from King’s Cross Station in London, located inside Universal Studios Florida® theme park, and travel to Hogsmeade™ Station, located inside Universal’s Islands of Adventure®theme park (right next door to Universal Studios®). Or you can ride the train in the other direction!
Tip Time: Enjoy The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ ONE HOUR BEFORE the general public with EARLY PARK ADMISSION. It’s included when you book a vacation package or stay at any of our on-site hotels.