Region’s first Harry Potter themed-land is coming to Abu Dhabi
Harry Potter fans will be glad to know that a new, exciting attraction dedicated for them is coming up soon on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. Miral in partnership with Warner Bros. Discovery, on Thursday announced a Harry Potter themed land – a first in the Middle East – that will come up soon at Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi. The creative vision for this newly designed Harry Potter themed land will invite fans to step inside iconic locations from the Wizarding World, seen in an all-new way.
Pam Lifford, President, Global Brands and Experiences from Warner Bros. Discovery, said: “The Wizarding World offers something for fans of every age to enjoy. The original Harry Potter stories and the blockbuster film series continue to captivate and inspire hundreds of millions of fans around the world, and our Global Themed Entertainment team together with our world-class partner Miral, will expand our successful Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi to bring this magical experience to life.”
The addition of a Harry Potter themed attraction (the date of groundbreaking to be announced) is the expansion of a lineup of themed lands and experiences in Abu Dhabi, including Bedrock, Dynamite Gulch, Cartoon Junction, Gotham City and Metropolis. Harry Potter remains a global phenomenon that includes eight theatrical movies based on the best-selling book series – of which more than 600 million copies have been sold worldwide, distributed in more than 200 countries and territories, and translated into more than 80 languages. The Harry Potter themed land will be significant in scale and join the existing six Immersive Lands, bringing Harry Potter to fans like never before.