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Ten Magical Movie Moments


The film series is filled with marvellous magical moments, and these are my top ten. Read More »

Yes, I Cried When I Saw Diagon Alley

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A raw account of my first trip to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort, full of tips for YOUR next visit! Read More »

Seven Real-Life “Potter” Experiences

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With "Harry Potter" long over, and "Fantastic Beasts" and "The Cursed Child" still out of reach, how does a serious Potterhead fulfill the gaping void in their lives? Here are some real-life experiences to distract us from a Potterless existence. Read More »

Five Reasons We’re Excited for A Celebration of Harry Potter

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Less than a week to go, and we can barely keep it together. Read More »

Seven Types of People You’ll Meet at A Celebration of Harry Potter

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A Celebration of Harry Potter is taking place at the Universal Orlando theme parks January 29-31. Crowds at events such as these always have a few stand-out individuals. Here is a list of the types of people you can expect to see if you're planning on going to the Wizarding World at the end of the month. Read More »

Easter Eggs in Jim Kay’s Illustrations for “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”

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Dive into the world of Jim Kay's gorgeous watercolor illustrations in "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" and take a closer look at some of the image's best-kept secrets. Read More »

Fan of the Week: Taylor – August 30, 2015


Meet Fan of the Week Taylor, a 22-year-old Ravenclaw from Georgia! Read all about her first adventure to Diagon Alley, find out which prop from the films she wishes she could have had, and apply to be next! Read More »

Step Inside of Jim Kay’s Diagon Alley Now at Seven Stories!

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We are all eagerly anticipating the release of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: Illustrated Edition", and now those who live in the North East of England can view one of the original pieces of artwork up close at Seven Stories! Also, find out which other "Harry Potter" illustrator is set to make a guest appearance at Seven Stories! Read More »

Video: Universal Orlando Celebrates One Year of Diagon Alley at London King’s Cross!


Watch the video commemorating the one-year anniversary of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley at King's Cross London! Read More »

Ten Times the “Harry Potter” Movies Did the Books Justice

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There are many parts from the movies that did the "Harry Potter" books justice. These are ten of our favorites. Did we list your favorite? Read more to find out! Read More »

Muggle No More – A Year of Diagon Alley

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It's been a year since the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley opened its doors. Today we look back on our favorite parts with some insight from the people who made it happen. Read More »

Celebrate the First Birthday of Diagon Alley with a Magical Photo Op!

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Universal Studios Orlando is celebrating the first birthday of its new Diagon Alley attraction by hosting a magical photo op for "Harry Potter" fans! Read More »

Tribute to the Magic Tree Bookstore


Ownership of the Magic Tree, an independent bookstore in the western Chicago suburb of Oak Park, Illinois, is changing hands. MuggleNet held two "Harry Potter" book release parties in coordination with the Magic Tree and has compiled stories and details of the Magic Tree's impressive 30-year existence. Read More »

WWoHP continues bringing in the Galleons for Comcast Corp

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Comcast Corp attributes first-quarter success to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter! Read all about it, and discover some fun facts about the theme park, here! Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 131: “Slow Your Roll” – now available!


MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its re-read of the "Harry Potter" series. It's time to return to Dumbledore's office for the second lesson involving the story of Yyoung Tom Riddle! Join Kat, Rosie, Eric, and special guest author Melinda Salisbury as they discuss Dumbledore's actions and meet the future Lord Voldemort for the first time, in a discussion covering Chapter 13 of "Half-Blood Prince", "The Secret Riddle." Read More »

Universal Orlando Diagon Alley to pick up Thea Award this weekend

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You might remember a little while ago that we posted the exciting news that the Universal Orlando Wizarding World of Harry Potter is going to receive a Thea Award. The award will be given to the theme park by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) as part of the annual TEA Summit this weekend. Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 124: “So Obvious” – now available!


MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. Diagon Alley has become a pretty dark place, and Malfoy is up to no good, but one stop at Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes, and we're in much better spirits! Join hosts Kat, Michael, and Alison, along with special returning guest host Laura Reilly, as they discuss chapter 6 of "Half-Blood Prince". Read More »

Role Call: Singing Snape and TWO new guests for Expo Patronum announced!


It's an exciting week for "Harry Potter" fans - we've got tons of new roles to announce including TWO new Special Guests for MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum, a music video starring Snape (who knew he could carry a tune?), another villainous role for a previous Doctor, new clips and trailers, and a look at new art from Diagon Alley artist Michael Curry and his design team. All that and more in this week's Role Call! Read More »

Win tickets to a special social media meet-up in Universal’s Diagon Alley!


Bummed out because you don't have tickets to Universal's Celebration of Harry Potter? A contest running this month will give you a chance to attend one day of the festivities plus a special social media meet-up! Read More »

Diagon Alley, “The Silkworm”, and MuggleNet Live!: Expo Patronum – Our 2014 Year in Review


It's that time of year again! MuggleNet looks back at all the ups and downs of "Potter" fandom in 2014 with our annual Year in Review. Read More »