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Harry Potter. The exhibition

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Exposition Harry Potter à la Cité du Cinéma

‘Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light’. - Quote by Albus Dumbledore Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Alkaban.

Cité du Cinéma hosts Harry Potter™. The exhibition, taking place this spring and summer 2015. Experience his imaginary world for real.

Harry Potter French fans will finally have a chance to get a first-hand look inside the famous wizard‘s magical world: “Harry Potter™. The exhibition” will open at Luc Besson Cité du Cinema at Saint Denis Greater Paris on Saturday 4th April to Sunday 6th September, 2015. Enjoy a trip inside Harry Potter’s magical universe to see authentic costumes, film props, his associates, his enemies and mysterious creatures, fantastic supernatural beings… This rich exhibition will be situated on two stage settings covering around 2000m2.

Along the way, fans of Quidditch will encounter intrigues and will get a real feel of the atmosphere of the witchcraft school. Take a tour through platform nine-three-quarters and discover the Hogwart film set, accessories, original elaborate outfits and creatures from most of the films of the epic story of Harry Potter™ saga.

Walk through the exhibition inspired by the Hogwart film sets in Harry Potter films and see the amazing craftsmanship behind authentic costumes and props: the Hogwarts Express to Hagrid’s hut, through Gryffondor dormitory; Come on Muggles, and admire these original  pieces, iconic items on display, used on the set : the now famous Harry Potter glasses, Marauder’s map, the Nimbus 2000 - the luxury flying broom offered to Harry potter by his godfather Sirius Black!!!! This is it: The Exhibition!

Beware of Dementors and screams by Manticores…, they may be part of it; would the Phenix Fumseck or Hedwige come to your rescue? So many questions and assumptions to verify directly;  many more beautiful surprises to be discovered. Come on, let your imagination run wild on what could possibly be presented while waiting for the opening of the exhibition: the costume of the nice but immense Hagrid, take a glimpse of the mask of “the character” you should never say the name! Do we have to choose between Dumbledore’s team or Voldemort’s or will the magic Sorting Hat be present?

Before or after your visit Harry Potter the exhibition, you may also enjoy a visit to la Cité du cinéma : Check  our calendar for upcoming events and activities and subscribe online to enjoy exclusive guided tours of Cité du cinéma

Select all activities you want for groups; book your field trip to experience Harry Potter and the visit of Cité du cinéma.

Harry-Potter The exhibition: Plan your visit

Practical Information & ticket booking available onsite: Prior to the date of your visit, book your tickets via the web through the usual operators.

- Family rate: 2 adults + 2 children (4 tickets cost 70€) – Make sure that the four ticket holders come to the exhibition together. Price includes children from 4 to 14 years old.

- Children’s rate: Free for children under 4 years /

Opening hours for The Exhibition

The exhibition is open Monday to Friday from 11 a.m. to 7.30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9.30 to 8 o’clock.
Final entry is 90 minutes prior to closing.

Please note that there will be a departure for the exhibition every 30 minutes and that no delay can be tolerated.

 Where is the venue for Harry-Potter The exhibition?

Cité du Cinema is located in the medieval city of Saint Denis. You are at Saint-Denis, the city of Kings and Queen, home to the royal necropolis ! Enjoy your stay and visit  Basilica-Cathedral or the national stadium Stade de France, the kingdom of heroes.

How to get to Harry-Potter The exhibition?

Check the direction to go Cité du Cinéma, there is a wide range of public transport- metro bus, coach, shuttle or taxi available from the airports and main train stations.

How to rent a hotel nearby?

Looking for a hotel? Check our list of a great range of hotels nearby the cité du cinéma to suit all budgets and needs. Book a room in the medieval city Saint Denis for your visit. There is a wide selection of accommodation options close to public transport around Cité du Cinema. Rent an appart-hotel, the best deal option for families.

La Cité du Cinéma
20 rue Ampère

48.9210969 , 2.3373525
Getting there Getting there
Motorway : A1, sortie 2 Saint-Denis/La Plaine/Saint-Denis-Centre
Motorway : A86, sortie 8a Saint Ouen/Paris-Porte de Clignancourt/Saint-Denis-Pleyel
Metro : Ligne 13, Carrefour Pleyel
La Cité du Cinéma, 20 rue Ampère, 93200 SAINT-DENIS
Rates Forfait famille  : 70 €
2 adultes + 2 enfants (de 4 ans à 14 ans)
Tarif de base - Adulte plein tarif  : 22 €
Tarif jeunes  : 17 €
de 4 à 14 ans inclus
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