Thursday, January 23, 2014

Diagon Alley details - from the Universal webcast on Jan. 23 (pics)

Mark Woodbury, President of Universal Creative (which is like Imagineering for Universal), gave a briefing from a Gringott's vault set today and revealed some details about the upcoming Diagon Alley expansion to Universal Studios Florida:

  • Opening is "months away" (this summer)
  • "Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringott's" is the official name of the attraction.
  • There will be not just Diagon Alley, but also Nocturn Alley

Kevin Yee is the author of numerous independent Disney books, including the popular Walt Disney World Earbook series and Walt Disney World Hidden History.