Universal Studios Japans opens Wizarding World of Harry Potter

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Not to be left out of the Harry Potter craze, Universal Studios Japan has officially opened their version of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter just a week after Universal Orlando opens their new expansion, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley.  The area features many resembelences to the Orlando Hogsmeade section with some minor changes.

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In attendance at the grand opening were Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, “Harry Potter” actors Evanna Lynch and Tom Felton and Stuart Craig, and art director Tadao Ando, a a Japanese self-taught architect who was the Universal Studios Japan ambassador.

 




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Clint Gamache started Thrillgeek back in 2013 to share his love of theme parks, pop culture and other geeky stuff with the world. He can be found on Twitter @cgamache83