Warner Bros. Studio Tour London: The Making of Harry Potter

A new permanent expansion created in close collaboration with Warner Bros., opened in March 2015 features the original Hogwarts Express steam engine and a recreation of Platform 9 ¾. This expansion is part of the remarkable, one-of-a-kind attraction that explores the cinematic history of Harry Potter at the very studio where the entire series was filmed for over a decade.

Thinkwell first collaborated with Warner Bros. on Warner Bros. Studio Tour London: The Making of Harry Potter, which opened in 2012. Featuring dozens of original sets, and hundreds of authentic costumes and props, this immersive experience showcases the exceptional creativity and craftsmanship that brought the films to life, and goes far beyond behind the scenes with an award-winning handheld Digital Guide narrated by cast member Tom Felton, and over 100 minutes of original media featuring the cast and crew produced specifically for the attraction.

TM © 2015 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR.

  • Client: Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Location: Leavesden, UK
  • Services:

    Strategy, Content Master Planning, Concept and Design Packages, Exhibit Design, Production Management, Technical Packages, Media Production, Audio Design, Lighting Design, In-Field Art Direction, Installation Supervision, Programming and Training

  • Awards:

    2013 TEA Thea Award for Outstanding Attraction, 2013 Telly Bronze Award for Non-Broadcast Productions – Editing, 2013 IES Illumination Award of Merit, 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, 2013 Lighting Design Award – Lighting for Leisure, 2013 UKinbound Award for Excellence – Individual Attraction of the Year, 2012 Event Technology Silver Award for Best Use of Handheld Technology, 2012 UK Customer Experience Award for Best Leisure & Retail Customer Experience, 2012 Group Leisure Award – Best UK Attraction

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