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novembre 3, 2021

The Most Comprehensive Touring Exhibition Ever Presented About the Wizarding World Opens February 18, 2022

Interactive Harry Potter: The Exhibition photo-ops to
tour the northeast in anticipation of the world premiere exhibition
Presale Tickets Surpass 13,000 in the First 12 Hours!

PHILADELPHIA, PA November 3, 2021 – Tickets are now on sale for the highly-anticipated world premiere of Harry Potter : L'exposition, debuting at The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia on February 18, 2022. The all-new behind-the-scenes exhibition will celebrate the iconic moments, characters, settings, and beasts as seen in the films and stories of Harry PotterLes bêtes fantastiques and the expanded Wizarding World, including Harry Potter et l'enfant maudit through beautifully crafted environments that honor the iconic moments, characters, settings, and beasts fans love using best-in-class immersive design and technology to deliver an unforgettable personalized experience.

From the mysteries of Hogwarts™ castle to the adventures of its brilliant students; from daring duels to dragons and Dark Arts; from goblins at Gringotts™ to the magnificent Ministry of Magic—the exhibition will bring magic to life, connect visitors with a global community of fans of the
Wizarding World, and reveal the artistry and craftsmanship behind the blockbuster films.

The groundbreaking exhibition spans thousands of square feet and features 10 distinct areas—from Hogwarts™ castle and The Great Hall to Hagrid’s Hut and The Forbidden Forest. Guests will transition into the exhibition from the iconic King’s Cross Station, entering through a spellbinding entry, selecting their house and wand and beginning their personalized journey. They will get an up-close look at authentic props and original costumes from the Harry Potter et Les bêtes fantastiques™ films, and an opportunity to engage with innovative, awe-inspiring, and magical environments and installations in ways never before experienced in a touring exhibition. Harry Potter : L'exposition is the most comprehensive touring exhibition ever presented about the Wizarding World.


Fans will have a limited-time opportunity to experience the magic of the Wizarding World as they vie for a chance to become the first guest to visit the Harry Potter : L'exposition through a series of interactive photo-op installations, one unveiled today for media, and all slated to appear at locations across the northeast, beginning at The Franklin Institute.

Designed as a photo-op to prepare fans for the magic to be found in Harry Potter : L'exposition, a 13- foot-tall illuminated Hogwarts™ castle front and four accompanying Golden Snitch™ pedestal pieces will travel to popular events and locations through the exhibition’s opening. Each features a QR code that, when activated by a mobile device, launches an interactive “Seek the Golden Snitch” experience using AR technology.

Fans are challenged to catch the quick-moving Golden Snitch to be entered to win the grand prize—a two- night hotel stay in Philadelphia and four tickets to be the first to experience the world premiere of Harry Potter : L'exposition. Plus, a $500 cash prize, Harry Potter : L'exposition merchandise, and a family membership to The Franklin Institute ($4000 prize value).

Hogwarts™ Castle locations

The Franklin Institute: November 3-10

Upcoming Golden Snitch™ locations:

The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, PA
Independence Visitor Center, Philadelphia, PA
The Promenade at Sagemore, Marlton, NJ
Peddler’s Village, New Hope, PA

Les fans sont encouragés à suivre Harry Potter : L'exposition sur Facebook, Instagram, et Twitter, as well as all social media channels for The Franklin Institute. #HarryPotterExposition


Daytime Tickets Daily: 9:30am-5pm
Adults $43.00
Seniors and Military $41.00 Children (ages 3-11) $39.00
Daytime tickets include admission to The Franklin Institute and one Fels Planetarium show.

Evening Tickets

Thursday – Sunday: 5pm-8pm; last entry 6:30pm
Adults and Seniors $30.00 Children (ages 3-11) $30.00
Evening tickets include admission to Harry Potter: The Exhibition only. Other Museum areas close at 5 p.m.

VIP [Anytime] Ticket: $59

An immediate-access pass, exclusive exhibition lanyard, and a discount on an audio tour and photo op.
*Valid for any timeslot on the date indicated at the time of purchase.

Tickets are timed and dated, and advance ticket purchase is strongly recommended. For information on purchasing tickets, please visit www.fi.edu.

The Franklin Institute is proud to present and play host to the world premiere of Harry Potter : L'exposition in the Nicholas and Athena Karabots Pavilion and the Mandell Center. PECO, the premier corporate partner of The Franklin Institute, is an associate sponsor of the exhibition.

Harry Potter : L'exposition was created and developed by Imagine Exhibitions in partnership with Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment, and EMC Presents. The Exhibition is slated to tour globally to Latin America, the Asia-Pacific Region (APAC), Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA).
Visit www.HarryPotterExhibition.com for the latest news on tour stops and ticket availability.

À propos du monde des sorciers

In the years since Harry Potter was whisked from King’s Cross Station onto Platform nine and three quarters, his incredible adventures have left a unique and lasting mark on popular culture. Eight blockbuster Harry Potter films have brought the magical stories to life, and today, the Wizarding World is recognized as one of the world’s best-loved franchises.

Representing a vast interconnected universe, it also includes two epic Les bêtes fantastiques films (the third releasing in 2022), Harry Potter and The Cursed Child – the multi-award-winning stage-play, state-of-the- art video and mobile games from Portkey Games, innovative consumer products, thrilling live entertainment (including four theme park lands) and insightful exhibitions.

This expanding portfolio of Warner Bros. owned Wizarding World experiences also includes Harry Potter New York – a brand new flagship store, Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter, Warner Bros. Studio Tour Tokyo, and the Platform 9 3⁄4 retail shops.

Le Monde des Sorciers continue d'évoluer pour offrir aux fans de Harry Potter des moyens nouveaux et passionnants de s'engager. Pour la communauté mondiale des fans, et pour les générations à venir, il accueille tout le monde pour explorer et découvrir la magie par soi-même.

About Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment

Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment (WBTE), part of WarnerMedia Global Brands and Experiences, is a worldwide leader in the creation, development, and licensing of location-based entertainment, live events, exhibits, and theme park experiences based on WarnerMedia’s iconic characters, stories, and brands. WBTE is home to the groundbreaking global locations of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, WB Movie World Australia, and countless other experiences inspired by DC, Looney Tunes, Scooby, Game of Thrones, Friends and more. With best-in-class partners, WBTE allows fans worldwide to physically immerse themselves inside their favorite brands and franchises.

WIZARDING WORLD et toutes les marques, personnages, noms et indices associés sont © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Droits d'édition © JKR. (s23)

À propos d'Imagine Exhibitions

A world leader in narrative-driven, immersive experiences, Imagine Exhibitions, Inc., creates, markets, and operates sophisticated, high-quality experiences for museums, brands, venues, and integrated resorts across the globe. From ideation to operation, Imagine’s team of industry pioneers draws upon decades of success in the fields of immersive design, awareness, and entertainment to consistently create and

implement memorable and thought-provoking environments. The company’s custom experiences deliver focused messaging and serve to increase attendance wherever they are presented. Imagine Exhibitions, Inc., a global pioneer in traveling entertainment responsible for many internationally recognized exhibitions such as Titanic : l'expositionLes Jeux de la faim : L'expositionAngry Birds: The Art & Science Behind a Global PhenomenonJurassic World : L'expositionet Downton Abbey: The Exhibition.

Imagine Exhibitions présente actuellement plus de 40 expositions uniques dans des musées, des centres scientifiques, des aquariums, des centres de villégiature intégrés et des lieux non traditionnels dans le monde entier. L'entreprise continue également de concevoir, d'ouvrir et d'exploiter ses propres sites, tout en créant et en mettant en œuvre des musées permanents et semi-permanents, des marques, des propriétés de divertissement et des expériences en matière de restauration et de boissons. Pour plus d'informations, visitez le site www.ImagineExhibitions.com ou sur Facebook.

À propos d'EMC Presents

EMC Presents est un partenariat entre CTS Eventim, l'un des principaux fournisseurs internationaux de services de billetterie et de spectacles en direct, et Michael Cohl, promoteur et producteur de tournées primé, créant ainsi l'un des plus solides réseaux mondiaux de promoteurs et de lieux de spectacles. Ce partenariat offre une plateforme mondiale complète de divertissement en direct, permettant de créer des spectacles et des expériences extraordinaires, de la création du concept à la production et à la promotion. La carrière de Michael Cohl s'étend sur plus de 45 ans en tant que producteur et promoteur pour des artistes emblématiques. Il a travaillé avec les artistes les plus connus au monde, notamment Barbra Streisand, Oprah Winfrey, les Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, U2, Michael Jackson, Frank Sinatra et bien d'autres encore. Les stratégies de Michael sont considérées comme ayant révolutionné l'industrie des tournées dans le monde entier. Outre son histoire mouvementée dans l'industrie musicale, M. Cohl a assuré la promotion de nombreuses expositions à succès, notamment l'exposition originale sur le roi Tut, "John Lennon : The New York City Years", Bodies : The Exhibition, Jurassic World : The Exhibition, et Pink Floyd : Their Mortal Remains. M. Cohl, qui était auparavant président de Live Nation, a été intronisé au Panthéon canadien du rock n roll et de la musique et a reçu une étoile sur l'Allée des célébrités canadiennes. Parmi ses nombreuses autres récompenses, Cohl a également reçu un Emmy, le Billboard Legend of Live Award, le TJ Martell Foundation Man of the Year Award, un Peabody Award et un JUNO Award for Special Achievement.

About The Franklin Institute

Located in the heart of Philadelphia, The Franklin Institute is a renowned and innovative leader in the field of science and technology learning, as well as a dynamic center of activity. As Pennsylvania’s most visited museum, it is dedicated to creating a passion for learning about science by offering access to hands-on science education. For more information, visit www.fi.edu.

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