The largest store dedicated to Harry Potter in the world will be in New York, Warner Brothers announced. The place, which will be opened this year, is located next to the Flatiron building, at 935 Broadway, and will occupy more than three floors.
“This will be the largest store dedicated to Harry Potter in the world and will become a must-see destination for fans, where Harry Potter enthusiasts will be able to participate with interactive experiences and numerous photographic opportunities as they enter the magic” said Sarah Roots, senior vice president of Warner Bros. Worldwide Tours and Retail.
There will be sale of exclusive products and a cafeteria.
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Harry Potter fans also have options to access their stores at the Universal Studios theme parks in Orlando (Florida) and at Warner Studios in Hollywood.
Meanwhile, London has three sites: Warner Studios, the Platform Nine and Three Quarters store at Kings Cross Station, and the MinaLima House.
Twelve years ago Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows was released, the last novel in the series by its author, JK Rowling. Meanwhile, on Broadway there is a play inspired by the play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.