Harry Potter: The Exhibition is set to come to France!
HARRY POTTERâą: THE EXHIBITION TO PREMIERE IN FRANCE
AT LA CITĂ DU CINĂMA IN PARIS
International Touring Exhibition Will Open on April 4, 2015
Tickets On-Sale now at www.ticketmaster.fr
December 16, 2014 â PARIS, France â This spring, French Harry Potterâą fans will celebrate as they step into the famous wizardâs magical world when Harry Potter: The Exhibition makes its French premiere. On April 4th, 2015, Harry Potter: The Exhibition, a 1,400 -square-meter immersive experience, will open its doors at LA CITĂ DU CINĂMA in Saint-Denis, film set 8 & 9, located in Paris. Tickets are now on sale at www.ticketmaster.fr
In partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, Global Experience Specialists, Inc. (GES) created the interactive traveling exhibition, where visitors are able to enjoy dramatic displays inspired by the Hogwartsâą film sets and see the amazing craftsmanship behind authentic costumes, props and creatures from the films. LA CITĂ DU CINĂMA in SaintDenis will be the exhibitionâs first stop in France and third stop in Europe following the adventure museum Odysseum in Cologne, Germany and in NorrkĂ¶ping, Sweden, at Nya Parken. Since its highly successful premiere at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago in 2009, the exhibition has been presented in a variety of major cultural and entertainment institutions and museums in cities around the world including Boston, Toronto, Seattle, New York, Sydney, Singapore and Tokyo, and has been seen by more than 3 million visitors worldwide.
âHarry Potter: The Exhibition has mesmerized audiences worldwide and we are pleased to bring this truly immersive experience to France for the first time,â said Karen McTier, executive vice president, domestic licensing and worldwide marketing, Warner Bros. Consumer Products. âGuests will be captivated by the remarkable breadth and scope of the collection and we are sure fans in France will be thrilled to experience the world of Harry Potter first hand.â
âWe are very proud to welcome Harry Potter: The Exhibition to LA CITĂ DU CINĂMA in Paris. Weâre thrilled that we can be a part of the Harry Potter experience with this fantastic exhibition, which will make the eyes of fans of all ages shine with delight,â expressed Andreas Waschk, CEO of AWC AG and general manager Science Center Services GmbHâthe company organizing the Paris run of the exhibition.
âWe are thrilled to partner with AWC AG and LA CITĂ DU CINĂMA to bring the magic of Harry Potter to France,â said Robin Stapley, GES vice president of design and creative. âHarry Potter: The Exhibition has enjoyed world-class recognition at its landmark venues around the world and continues to thrill fans with its hundreds of props and costumes.â
The exhibition will be open during LA CITĂ DU CINĂMA regular opening hours: Mondays to Fridays from 10.30 am to 7 pm, Saturdays and Sundays, Bank Holidays and School Holidays from 9.30 am to 8 pm. On the first Friday of each month the exhibition will be open until 9.30 pm.
Timed-entry tickets are required, and the last entry will be 90 minutes before closing of the exhibition.
Tickets to the exhibition are on sale now at www.ticketmaster.fr
Combination admission for LA CITĂ DU CINĂMA and Harry Potter: The Exhibition is 19,99 âŹ for adults, 15,99 âŹ for children (ages 4 to 14) and 65 âŹ for families 2 adults and 2 children max.
Audio tours are available for purchase at the day and time of visit and are limited to a daily allotment.
HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are trademarks of and Â©Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights Â©JKR.
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