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Magic, Mischief, and Madness: MuggleNet’s report from the grand opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley

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Did you miss the grand opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley? Never fear! Our report will fill you in on all the excitement and magic! Read More »

Surviving a summer visit to Universal Orlando – A Floridian’s tips for a magical Wizarding World experience

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The grand opening of the WIzarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley is exactly one week away! Are you planning a trip to Orlando but finding yourself wondering what the Florida weather is like in the summer or looking for tips on how to get the most out of your visit? Here are just a few of a native Floridian's tips for surviving a summer visit to Universal Orlando! Read More »

Tom Felton talks the hidden gems of Diagon Alley and who he wants to play in a “Harry Potter” remake

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Who would Tom Felton want to play in a remake of the "Potter" series? Find out, plus check out Tom's tips for getting the most out of a visit to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley, right here! Read More »

Is Matthew Lewis the new Ryan Gosling? Plus, tons of new interviews from the Diagon Alley preview!

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Is Matthew Lewis the new Ryan Gosling? Find out what he thinks, plus check out brand new interviews from the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley right here! Read More »

Diagon Alley preview picture and video roundup!

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As I'm sure you'll be aware, over the last few days some MuggleNet staff members were lucky enough to be at the preview event for Diagon Alley! Last night saw the preview of Diagon Alley itself take place, and we were able to get lots of pictures and videos as the event happened. If you missed out on seeing the pictures as they were posted, check them all out below in our handy roundup, and look out for a full report coming soon! Read More »

UPDATED BREAKING NEWS: Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley to open July 8!

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"The Today Show" has just announced that the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley will open July 8! Read More »

MuggleNet Throwback: Universal Studios announces the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

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It's 2007, and Universal Studios and Warner Brothers are dropping a theme park-sized bomb on us, much to our delight! Read More »

Xfinity On Demand adds behind-the-scenes Diagon Alley content

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Xfinity has added new videos to its On Demand library, allowing viewers to get a behind-the-scenes look at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley. Find out all the details here. Read More »

Updated: Gringotts dragon being installed in Diagon Alley at WWoHP

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a... DRAGON?! That's right, the Gringotts dragon has now been installed into the Diagon Alley expansion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando! Read More »

Universal Creative VP reveals details about Escape from Gringotts, which characters will be included

On Tuesday, May 13, 2014, Universal Orlando Resort will reveal all-new details about Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts – the revolutionary new attraction found within The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley. It will be a groundbreaking, multi-dimensional thrill ride that will place riders in the middle of an incredible adventure as they navigate their way through the Gringotts vaults. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley will open this summer, located within Universal Studios Florida, will double the size of the sweeping area already dedicated to Harry Potter’s adventures at Universal’s Islands of Adventure, expanding it across both Universal theme parks. It will create new experiences based on the signature areas of London, Diagon Alley and Knockturn Alley. HARRY POTTER, characters, names and related indicia are trademarks of and © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. © 2014 Universal Orlando Resort. All rights reserved.

The senior vice president of Universal Creative, Thierry Coup, has revealed details about the upcoming Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts ride, including which characters will be included in the attraction. Read More »