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Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™

Soar Above Hogwarts™ With Harry Potter™

Located in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™

Enter through the towering castle gates and make your way down the familiar passageways and corridors of Hogwarts™ School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Visit iconic locations such as Dumbledore's office, the Defence Against the Dark Arts classroom, the Gryffindor™ common room, the Room of Requirement, and more.

Then get ready to soar above the castle grounds as you join Harry Potter™ and his friends on an unforgettably thrilling adventure, coming face-to-face with an array of magical creatures. This amazing attraction uses groundbreaking, state-of-the-art technology (and a little magic) to create a one-of-a-kind ride.

Parenting OC:
2017 Editor’s Choice - Best Thrill Ride

Physical Restrictions This ride employs safety restraints which may restrict certain guests from riding due to body shape and size. Guests whose waist line is at least 40” or greater may not be accommodated on the ride and are strongly encouraged to try the test seat provided at the entrance of the attraction to ensure their ability to ride. Refer to our Rider's Guide for Rider Safety and for Guests with Disabilities for more detailed information. Guests must be 48" (122 cm) tall to ride.

Fast Facts

Snape™ Plus Six

In addition to Professor Snape™, throughout the Harry Potter™ stories, the post of Defence Against the Dark Arts professor has been held by six different professors: Quirinus Quirrell, Gilderoy Lockhart™, Remus Lupin, Alastor ‘Mad-Eye’ Moody, Dolores Umbridge™, and Amycus Carrow.

How Does Hogwarts™ Stay Hidden?

Hogwarts™ castle is in a secret location in the North of Britain. It also has a number of enchantments on it and is bewitched so that all Muggles™ see is an old ruin with the sign ‘DANGER, DO NOT ENTER, UNSAFE’.v