“We are very excited to be launching the world tour of the all-new ‘Harry Potter: The Exhibition’ in Philadelphia at The Franklin Institute in early 2022,” says Tom Zaller, chief executive officer, Imagine Exhibitions. “The Franklin Institute is a trusted partner of ours, a national leader for world-renowned exhibitions, a great cultural driver for Philadelphia and a perfect location for fans to experience our groundbreaking new exhibition.”
The Franklin Institute will play host to the world premiere of the exhibition, which is slated to tour globally to Latin America, the Asia-Pacific Region, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The exhibition's opening and ticket on-sale dates will be announced in the coming months.
“The Wizarding World is a sweeping phenomenon that crosses
The new exhibition celebrates the films and stories of “Harry Potter,” “Fantastic Beasts” and the expanded Wizarding World, including “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” through environments that honor the moments, characters, settings and beasts as seen in the films and stories. Visitors will get an up-close look at authentic props and original costumes from the “Harry Potter” and “Fantastic Beasts” films and have the opportunity to engage with installations.
“This exhibition will be unlike any other Wizarding World touring exhibition,” says Peter van Roden, senior vice president, Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment. “The inclusion of technology, attention to detail and integration of magical touches created by our partners at Imagine Exhibitions is truly unique. We are elated to be launching the world tour at the Franklin Institute and for fans to be able to have another way to experience the Wizarding World.”
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