Rediscovering Harry Potter:
Sources, Landscapes, and Legacies

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On May 9-19, 2018, fourteen students and English instructors Tammy Jones and Cathy Dice traveled to London and Edinburgh for the Study Abroad course, Rediscovering Harry Potter: Sources, Landscapes, and Legacies. Trip highlights included:

  • Warner Brothers Studio at Leavesden - a Harry Potter film retrospective museum
  • Harry Potter walking tours in London and Edinburgh
  • An 11:00am train from London's King's Cross Station to Edinburgn
  • A day trip through the Scottish Highlands
  • Quidditch lessons at Alnwick Castle in Northumberland, England
  • London sights including the Tower of London, the British Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, and high tea at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
  • Scottish locations like Edinburgh Castle, the Elephant House Coffee Shop, Glencoe Village, Arthur's Seat, and Tom Riddle's grave in Greyfriar's Kirkyard.

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Want to earn college credit while taking the trip of a lifetime? Visit the Study Abroad page to learn more.