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The Harry Potter London Tour by Discovery Tours

Outside Leicester Square Underground Station, London WC2H, England
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Amazing!!!

The Harry Potter tour was one of my highlights this summer! Must see for every Harry Potter fan out... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Tresa C
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toronto
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Lives up to the hype!

For Harry Potter fans this is a brilliant day out! Didn't quite know what to expect before going so... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Caroline J
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The Harry Potter London Tour is a free DIY walking/tube tour that visitors and Londoners can use to visit the London locations that have featured in the Harry Potter films. Written by author and Blue Badge London Tourist guide Richard Jones, it is a step by step guide that takes participants all over London. The tour is also laid out as a treasure hunt and can be used as to visit other attractions passed en route.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Outside Leicester Square Underground Station, London WC2H, England
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The Harry Potter tour was one of my highlights this summer! Must see for every Harry Potter fan out there!!! Takes about 2 1/2 to 3hrs to complete so if your taking the tube than plan accordingly. Also there is a shuttle bus from the...More

Thank Tresa C
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

For Harry Potter fans this is a brilliant day out! Didn't quite know what to expect before going so had an open mind. Had lots of fun spotting all the props, costumes, special effects and sets from the films. Fascinating insight into the work that...More

Thank Caroline J
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Last visited about 5 years ago just before Christmas. The Grand Hall was beautifully decorated then so I felt it was a bit plain today in the middle of summer. The exhibition is still very good and has now expanded to include the Forbidden Forest....More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing day out. Was more impressive than we thought we would be. Everything inside is very expensive as you would expect and needed a 2nd mortgage for the gift shop, but think that's to be expected. We all loved every minute of it. All staff...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is a amazing day out and will make anyone a Harry Potter fan. I am the fan in our family and have brought another 2 fans home! We booked directly through the website with a 4.30 tour time. We arrived a bit early and...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

i went to harry potter london attraction in october 2016 . it was interesting getting there taking the bus from victoria station. very disorganised. once you arrived it was a wallet extravaganza. would you like a wand with your name on it . perhaps a...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This tour was amazing. It showed everything from behind the scenes of filming to the props. Recommend!!

Thank Sharlybear
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Having seen the theme park in Orlando I didn't know what to expect. This is totally different but utterly excellent. It takes you on a fascinating journey about the making of all the movies. The passion, professionalism and levels of perfection is plain to see...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

You must be familiar with Harry Potter and if you didn't then this attraction will get you into this magical world

Thank Alik K
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This really is a must for anyone who enjoys the Harry Potter movies. It's wonderful to see behind the scenes. Not only that but they have interactive sections for the kids (and adults but shhhh don't tell on that one) it's around half a day...More

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emohd
30 November 2017|
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Response from Tim A | Reviewed this property |
Public transport is always an option. It looks like a train ride and the number 10 bus will get you there.
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Joy D
13 October 2017|
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Response from Tim A | Reviewed this property |
I also found mine through a simple google search. Went with what I thought would be the best one.
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jakegoestravelling
24 September 2017|
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Response from Chris H | Reviewed this property |
Hi u go to watford station and get the harry potter bus to the studios the bus is £2.50pp return
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