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  1. United Kingdom
  2. Yorkshire and The Humber
  3. York

York: A Harry Potter-Themed Guided Tour of York

Product ID: 118267
This walking tour is a must for any and all Harry Potter fans. Explore the exquisitely magical world that Harry and his friends found themselves in, on this amazing 2 hour walk.
About this activity
Duration: 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the city of York
  • Visit film locations
  • Learn about the Harry Potter Universe
Full description
Get sorted, play quizzes and games.  Experience some fantastic costumed re-eanactments, and learn about the Harry Potter universe and history of York.

Set off on your journey around town, enjoying Harry Potter trivia quizzes from your guide along the way to earn points for your house. With an animated scoreboard, video clips of movie scenes, costume pieces, and reenactments, this is an interactive experience that allows you to live out your Harry Potter dreams in York. You also have the chance to use your spell knowledge to outwit members of other houses.

Marvel at locations, such as the fictional Diagon Alley, invisible to the Muggle world, platform for the Hogwarts Express, soak in the views from the city walls! Explore the fantastic Harry Potter shop! And so much more!
  • Professional guide
  • Games and quizzes
  • Learn about the city of York
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The Cholera Burial Ground, Opposite The Principal York Hotel, Station Road, YO24 1AA

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Important information
Know before you go
Comfortable shoes and appropriate clothing for the weather are advised.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.1 / 5

based on 21 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.1 / 5
  • Organization
    3.8 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.1 / 5
  • Safety
    4.9 / 5
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A really magical experience!

I didn't realise how beautiful York is, and I feel like I know loads about it now! The whole city is like the film set for Harry Potter too, so all the games and reenactments made me feel like i was in the movies! Strongly recommend this one, so cheap too!

March 8, 2018

caroline was lovely, but the weather was too cold! opt for a warmer day!

February 29, 2020

All Good apart from the weather!!!!!

February 29, 2020

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Product ID: 118267