New Harry Potter ride stays open all morning, plus other Wizarding World updates
Written by Robert Niles
Theme Park Insider reader Jason checks in again this morning from The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal's Islands of Adventure, where he reports that Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey stayed open for the entire two-hour period when the new land was open to Universal Orlando hotel guests.Tweet
In fact, by the end of the two hours, the ride was a walk-on*:
[*Update: Check the comments for confirmation that the Wizarding World won't be "soft opened" to the non-hotel-guest public until Forbidden Journey can hit its mark more consistently. But a public "soft open" had been scheduled.]
Below are a few more scenes from around the Wizarding World, which Jason described in detail in the comments of a previous post:
Hippogriff-- never rode it in it's original incantation but the theming is well done including the Buckbeak animatronic and Hagrid's hut (including the sound of growling Fang)
The "frog choir" sings "Double Trouble" from "Prisoner of Azkaban."
Hargrid's Hut from the Flight of the Hippogriff queue.
You can see the Weasley's wrecked Ford Anglia from "Chamber of Secrets."
The Owl Post in Hogsmeade
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