A Harry Potter walking tour in Oxford takes you through the streets of this historic university city, visiting the real-life locations that inspired and were used in the filming of the Harry Potter movies.
The tour typically begins at the entrance to Christ Church College, one of the most iconic and recognizable locations in the Harry Potter movies. This college inspired the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, and several scenes from the movies were filmed here, including the Hogwarts dining hall and staircase.
The tour then moves on to other notable filming locations, such as the Bodleian Library, which served as the Hogwarts library in the movies, and the Divinity School , which was used as the Hogwarts infirmary.
Other locations visited on the tour may include the New College Cloisters, which served as the setting for several Hogwarts scenes, and the Duke Humfrey’s Library, which was used as the Hogwarts Restricted Section.
Throughout the tour, your guide will share fascinating behind-the-scenes information about the filming of the Harry Potter movies and the history of Oxford itself. Whether you’re a die-hard Harry Potter fan or simply interested in exploring the beautiful city of Oxford, a Harry Potter walking tour is a must-do experience.
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