Tag Archives: Hogwarts

Middle School in Canada engages in awesome “Harry Potter” week – MuggleNet contributes with special guest


What would it be like if your teachers transformed your middle school into Hogwarts for one week? Including an amazing Great Hall, teachers dressing up and conducting classes with emphasis on the "Potter" series, and a Sorting Hat ceremony that gets kicked off by one of the actresses from the movies? Well, that is exactly what is happening right now at Riverview Middle School in Canada. Read More »

CC #395: Week of November 23, 2014


In this week of the Caption Contest, Ron and Hermione pause in a corridor to glance at the Marauder's Map, in search of Harry. What they find there was submitted by you! Read all of last week's winning captions here! Read More »

Inside the Georgian House Wizard Chambers

The Georgian House Wizard Chamber

How do you emulate staying at Hogwarts while in the heart of London? With a night in the Georgian House Wizard Chambers, of course! Take a peak inside, with our review of these highly coveted rooms. Read More »

Quiz: Who is your Hogwarts best friend?

Harry Potter Quiz who is your best friend

This fun new quiz, created in celebration of the lovely new covers by artist Jonny Duddle, will help you figure out whom you would've been chummy with during your years at Hogwarts. Since everyone at MuggleNet laments their name not being on that magical list, some of us decided to take the quiz ourselves and share the results, plus what antics we would surely get up to with our Hogwarts best friend. Read More »

Magical Christmas for Univeristy of New Mexico’s Children Hospital

Christmas at Hogwarts

It seems as though Christmas will be especially magical this year for children at the University of New Mexico Children’s Hospital. Read More »

Hogwarts in the Snow returns to the Warner Bros. Studio Tour!


Last year, snow took over the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter for the first time. This year, by popular demand, the snowy feature will be returning to the studios from Friday, November 14 until Sunday, February 2. Read More »

Hogwarts Alumni Costume Ball to be held in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Yule Ball Featured Image

In October, a Hogwarts Alumni Costume Ball will be hosted in Cambridge, Massachusetts, as part of the two-day celebration Geek Central. Geek Central is being put on by Pandemonium Books and Games, which is celebrating its 25th Anniversary. Read More »

Potter DIY: Hogwarts House Fish Tanks


As readers we were only privy to the talk of the pets that resided on Hogwarts grounds, which is a shame because there are some fantastic creatures that exist in the wizarding world. Creating a space for your pet to roam is essential, and who says that space shouldn't have a little magic in it, even in the Muggle world. Katie, a long time betta fish lover and Potterhead, has created a truly special DIY project inspired by the four Hogwarts house points jars. Read More »

Two-week Hogwarts camp in Worcester, Massachusetts, teaches that “real magic is in helping others”

Worcester Hogwarts Camp

A two-week Hogwarts-inspired camp in Worcester, MA lets kids experience the magical world of "Harry Potter" and teaches them that the truest magic is in helping others! Read More »

Fan Art of the Week: Happy birthday!


All across the world Potterheads are celebrating J.K. Rowling and Harry's birthday today. To give back to the fandom, two of the artist on our fan art profile list have created a few spectacular, intricate, and original pieces for you to feast your eyes on in this special Fan Art of the Week article. Read More »

Little did they know


Mr. H Potter, The Cupboard under the Stairs, 4 Privet Drive, Little Whinging, Surrey. Read More »

Updated: Coverage of the grand opening at Universal Studios Japan commences with a special report


MuggleNet's special corespondent from Japan, Jay Mohri, attended a special preview engagement on Monday night to begin the celebration of the grand opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Japan. Read More »

CC #389: Week of June 8, 2014


In this week's caption contest, the Order of the Phoenix arrives in the nick of time to defend the castle against Headmaster Severus Snape, as well as the impending threat of Voldemort and his Death Eaters. Read More »

The problem with Hogwarts’s house system


When I was younger, I used to find the idea of being sorted into a house incredibly appealing. I wanted to be a Gryffindor, just like Harry, and grow up with a group of people as amazing as the members of the Gryffindor House. But the concept of being forced to enter a house when you’re still eleven years old has begun to bother me quite a lot for different reasons. Read More »

Hogwarts Academia – A magical afternoon of “Harry Potter” discussion and learning


Check out the next major event for the Los Angeles Dumbledore's Army Harry Potter Fan Group right here! Read More »

Asia’s Hogwarts – new campus in China channels the wizarding school


A private college in China is building a new campus that looks remarkably similar to Hogwarts! Check out the photos here. Read More »

CC #386: Week of April 13, 2014


The latest winners of the weekly MuggleNet Caption Contest are now live! This week, Hogwarts headmaster Severus Snape addresses a Great Hall full of students and Harry Potter crashes the party. Check out next week's image on the Caption Contest main page, and submit your own entry! Read More »

Is Harry Potter Divergent?


Hogwarts sorts students into houses via the Sorting Hat. Divergent sorts people into factions via the aptitude test and the choosing ceremony. If Harry entered Veronica Roth's world, would he be deemed divergent? Read More »

CC #385: Week of March 30, 2014


The latest winners of the weekly MuggleNet Caption Contest are now live! This week, Amycus Carrow observes the students of Hogwarts School marching to meet their headmaster, Severus Snape, in the Great Hall. Check out next week's image on the Caption Contest main page, and submit your own entry! Read More »

What I love most about the “Harry Potter” fandom

Hogsmeade sign

The "Harry Potter" fans are the best fans in the world (maybe a little biased). But what makes us different than any other group of dedicated fans, whether it be "Star Wars", "Twilight", or "Lord of the Rings", is that we’ve literally brought our story world to life. Read More »