Magic Awaits in Melbourne: A Night at the Harry Potter Forbidden Forest Experience

Wizards, witches, and Muggles™ of all ages, grab your wand and get ready for a mesmerising journey through a woodland brimming with magic and mysteries at Melbourne’s Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience.

Running from April 6th to mid-May 2024, this experience transforms the night into a canvas of wonders. Whether you’re a seasoned Potterhead or new to the spells and spectacles of Harry Potter’s world, this adventure is undeniably captivating making it a must-visit experience for families, fans, and curious explorers alike.

Designed by award-winning theatrical creators, the Forbidden Forest Experience leads adventurers on a 60-minute walk through an enchanted trail. Illuminated by breathtaking light displays accompanied by sound clips from the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts films, every step is a step into the unknown, where magic feels tangibly real.

You’ll come face to face with a range of magical creatures like the noble Hippogriff, unicorns, Bowtruckles, and mischievous Nifflers, and have the opportunity to try your hand at casting spells!Don’t forget to BYO wand (you can purchase one at the venue) or improvise with your own hand wand and watch the forest transform with your Wizardly words.

For those looking to savour the tastes of the Wizarding World, you’ll find a range of stalls serving up Harry Potter-inspired fare, including Butterbeer, Harry Potter themed sweets, and the Fat Fryer dishing up olde English fish & chips and hearty beef stew. There’s even a marshmallow roasting station for the kiddies.

Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience in Melbourne

Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience is not just an event; it’s a portal to a world where the fantastical becomes tangible. Do not miss this unforgettable journey through the Forbidden Forest, where magic awaits at every turn. Ready your wands for one of Melbourne’s most exciting experiences of 2024.

Tickets start at $45 for adults, with Family passes available. Be sure to book in advance, as sessions are selling out quickly! Purchase your tickets here.

– Ember Mitchell
Ember is an American turned Aussie. Her love affair with Melbourne goes back five years, and she still can’t get enough of this city! Discovering new hideouts and hidden gems around Melbourne is her hobby. Marketing Strategist by day, spontaneous adventurer, brekky enthusiast, and aerial acrobat by night.  

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Unleash your inner wizard and come face to face with magical creatures in a captivating nighttime adventure through the Forbidden Forest.

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