Harry Potter: A History of Magic

Fri Oct 5, 2018
Various times
6 and up
$21 adults; $16 seniors (65+); $13 students; $6 kids ages 5-13; free ages 0-4; tickets include admission to the Museum.
New York Historical Society

Capturing the traditions of folklore and magic at the heart of the Harry Potter stories, the exhibit Harry Potter: A History of Magic unveils rare books, manuscripts, and magical objects from the collections of the British Library, New-York Historical Society, Scholastic, and other special collections. 

Visitors can explore the subjects studied at Hogwarts and see original drafts and drawings by J.K. Rowling and Harry Potter illustrators Mary GrandPré and Jim Kay.

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