Harry Potter London Tour

Accio London! The Capital is teeming with magic, both in its rich history and its connection to the beloved Harry Potter series. Since its debut in 1997, Harry Potter has captivated fans around the world with its magical storytelling and relatable characters. From the books to the films, the Harry Potter franchise has created a phenomenon that continues to enchant fans of all ages. The Harry Potter London tour offers a unique opportunity to delve into the world of the boy wizard and experience the magic firsthand.

Throughout this tour you’ll see various Harry Potter film locations and have the opportunity to pop into some Harry Potter themed shops and experiences. With a qualified London Blue Badge Tourist Guide by your side, you’re in for a magical experience!

This is a three hour walking tour which may need to be supported by public transport, a black cab and/or a flying car! Tour highlights include:

Film locations

King’s Cross Station: Home to Platform 9 3/4. Did filming really take place between Platform 9 and 10 King’s Cross or was it somewhere else? Whilst visiting, why not check out the official Harry Potter Platform 9 3/4 shop, decorated to look like the inside of Mr Ollivander’s wand shop. Here you can also discover the grandeur of the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel – built in 1873, this is a stunning cathedral to railways which made a short cameo appearance in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.

Leadenhall Market: Walk through the stunning Leadenhall Market, which served as the inspiration for Diagon Alley in the first Harry Potter film. Marvel at the 19th century architecture and imagine yourself shopping for wizarding supplies.

Millennium Bridge: Stroll across the Millennium Bridge, where the Death Eaters unleashed chaos in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.

Piccadilly Circus: Explore the bustling streets of Piccadilly Circus, where Harry, Ron, and Hermione apparate to after being attacked by the Death Eaters in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1.

You can also visit the ‘ancestral home’ of Sirius Black, Gringotts Wizarding Bank, the Ministry of Magic plus much more!

Harry Potter-Themed Shops & Experiences

Visit MinaLima: a shop in Soho known for its stunning graphic designs in the Harry Potter films. Browse through a collection of prints, posters, and other magical merchandise.

Purchase a book from Marchpane bookshop: A hidden gem nestled at Cecil Court, London. Marchpane specialise in collectable children’s and illustrated books. Titles include everything from Winnie-the-Pooh and Peter Pan, to The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe and of course, Harry Potter.

Visit a British Sweet Shop: British sweet shops, like SugarSin in Covent Garden, have a rich history and evoke nostalgia. They have a charming and imaginative appeal, which helped to inspire Honeydukes sweet-cart in Harry Potter. SugarSin offers traditional British sweets and modern creations alike. A magical candy wonderland which will have you spending all of your golden galleons in a matter of minutes!

Harry Potter Studios: Further afield your London Blue Badge Tourist Guide can accompany you to the unmissable Harry Potter Studios in Leavesden, just a 30 minute train ride from central London or a 60 minute drive. Of course, you can get there in a matter of minutes by broom or Floo Powder!

With a qualified London Blue Badge Tourist Guide, you’ll gain insider knowledge, fascinating trivia, and behind-the-scenes stories that will enhance your Harry Potter experience in London. Get ready for a journey filled with magic and wonder as we bring the world of Harry Potter to life in the heart of the city! This tour is a must for all Potterheads! Don’t delay, book today.

 

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If you require a guide with a private car to conduct your tour please tick above. This will send your request to one of our driver guides who are UK licensed, registered and insured.

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