Reporting from a vault in Gringotts Bank, President of Universal Creative Mike Woodbury unveiled just enough wizarding detail to have the world cling tightly to their broomsticks for the launch of Diagon - Alley at Universal Studios Florida this summer.
New attractions and experiences confirmed for your journey from London to Hogsmeade:
London Embankment and famous London landmarks, complete with a London night bus.
New Shops Confirmed:
Madame Malkin's Robes for All Occassions
- 93 Diagon - Alley, Weazley's Wizards Wheezes
- Magical Menagerie
- Quality Quiddich Supplies
- Wiseacres Wizarding Equipment
Olivanders (yes there'll be one in Diagon Alley too!)
Knockturn Alley - that will feature the Borgin and Burkes will sell dark objects and dark arts.
- Universal also confirmed that the new Gringotts attraction will be titled Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts, which Mark Woodbury described as a multi-sensory, multi dimensional experience.
Hogsmead - Islands of Adventure
A few changes will take place over at Islands of Adventure's Hogsmeade, Universal Orlando will expand Honeydukes and move the items at Zonko's Joke Shop to Weasley's Wizard Weezes.
Mark Woodburyhas ensured that creatives at Universal have worked hard to surpass the expectations of their guests, raising the bar even higher. The new expanded Harry Potter experience will be just as breathtaking and as authentic as Hogsmeade, if not better. So prepare Muggles, for an even greater journey into the Wizarding World of Harry Potter!
We'll be back tomorrow to post in more detail on the new confirmed experiences coming to Universal Orlando's London Diagon- Alley. To find out which London landmarks you can see at Universal Studios Florida's London strip read more of the Attraction Tickets Direct Latest News.
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