The Coolest New Attractions of 2016
Visitors walk through The Wizarding World of Harry Potter themed area at Universal Studios Japan, operated by USJ Co., in Osaka, Japan, on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. USJ is counting on its cachet turning around a failing Universal Studios theme park in Japan

The Coolest New Attractions of 2016

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The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood, California

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Hear ye, muggles and wizards: Hogwarts is coming to Hollywood. After the roaring success of the Harry Potter theme park at Universal Studios in Orlando (which may host an actual, real-life Yule Ball this December), the attraction is making its way west. The village of Hogsmeade, Hogwarts castle, Gringotts Bank—after the attraction’s April opening you’ll be able to explore them all with a frothy mug of butterbeer in hand. 

Visitors walk through The Wizarding World of Harry Potter themed area at Universal Studios Japan, operated by USJ Co., in Osaka, Japan, on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. USJ is counting on its cachet turning around a failing Universal Studios theme park in Japan

The Coolest New Attractions of 2016

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood, California

Hear ye, muggles and wizards: Hogwarts is coming to Hollywood. After the roaring success of the Harry Potter theme park at Universal Studios in Orlando (which may host an actual, real-life Yule Ball this December), the attraction is making its way west. The village of Hogsmeade, Hogwarts castle, Gringotts Bank—after the attraction’s April opening you’ll be able to explore them all with a frothy mug of butterbeer in hand. 

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