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Harry Potter: The Exhibition in Edmonton

It’s not quite a letter from Hogwarts, but an owl has brought your invitation to visit the renowned Harry Potter: The Exhibition display at the Telus World of Science in Edmonton, AB, Canada starting November 23, 2013 through March 9, 2014.

Harry Potter fans in Canada will have the chance to step inside the famous wizard’s world when the exhibition opens at TELUS World of Science – Edmonton on November 23, 2013.

Fans will see the amazing craftsmanship behind hundreds of authentic costumes and film props from all eight of the Harry Potter films. Created by Global Experience Specialists, Inc. (GES) in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, Harry Potter: The Exhibition immerses fans in the experience as they get a firsthand view of authentic artifacts displayed in detailed settings inspired by the film sets, including the Great Hall, Hagrid’s hut, the Gryffindor™ common room, and other settings from the films.

Edmonton is the tenth stop for the exhibition which is concluding its global five-year tour. Harry Potter: The Exhibition debuted in Chicago in 2009 and has since been touring the world with most recent stops in Tokyo, New York and Singapore. The exhibition has expanded in recent years to include artifacts from all eight Harry Potter films.

“Harry Potter has enthralled fans worldwide as it stimulates their creativity and imaginations,” said George Smith, President & CEO, TELUS World of Science – Edmonton. “Bringing Harry Potter: The Exhibition to Edmonton is exciting. Providing world-class entertainment to the people of Edmonton and Alberta is essential as our community continues to grow and attract people from around the globe. This exhibition provides access to some of the most iconic items used in the films, so to have it in Edmonton is really a point of pride.”

Harry Potter: The Exhibition opens Saturday, November 23, 2013, and will run through Sunday, March 9, 2014 at TELUS World of Science — Edmonton. The exhibition is a timed entry experience and will be open daily. Tickets are now available online at telusworldofscienceedmonton.com, by calling 780-451-3344, or by visiting the science centre’s box office. Travellers can books Harry Potter Hotel and Ticket Packages at www.edmontondestinationhotels.com/harrypotter.

Admission Rates (Includes admission to Harry Potter: The Exhibition and the seven permanent Telus World of Science exhibits):

• Adult (18+): $26.50
• Child (3-12): $19.50
• Youth (13 – 17)/Student (with ID): $23.50
• Senior (65+): $23.50
• Audio Guides: Enhance your experience at Harry Potter: The Exhibition with an audio guide for only $6.00/adult and $4.00/child. Audio guides provide behind-the-scenes insight into the making of the films with commentary from the producers, prop designers, costume designers and creature designers.
• Gift Shop: Visit the feature gallery gift shop after touring the exhibit for exclusive Harry Potter merchandise including an Official Exhibit Guide.
• Groups: Call 780-451-3344 for special group rates available groups of 20 or more.

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