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Harry Potter Day

Interactive, Themed Weekends

Sunday 4th February - Sunday 4th February

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Key facts


Themed activities throughout the day from 11:00-16:00


All activities are free with museum entry EXCEPT the Harry Potter Junior Quiz


Buy your Museum entry tickets by phone on 01865 806700, online by clicking the booking link, or on the day at The Story Museum shop and cafe.

Terms & Conditions

For further details about our pricing and ticketing click here

About the event

Following hot on the heels of Harry Potter Book Night (1 February), join us for a day of all things Potter and celebrate the magical world of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter books.

Put on your robes, get your wands at the ready and hop on your broomstick to fly along to the Museum for a day of witchcraft and wizardry.

All activities are free with museum entry EXCEPT the Harry Potter Junior Quiz

Quidditch Training
11.30, 13.00 & 14.30
Think you know your Quaffle from your Golden Snitch? Join the Oxford University Quidditch Club to learn tactics and practice your skills!
Age 6+

The Show That Must Not Be Named: Improvised witchcraft and wizardry 
You’ve heard the story of Harry Ron and Hermione, but now is time for a new adventure! Throw a name into the goblet of fire and based on your suggestions the pages of a new spellbinding story will unfold…  Join us for a magical time in this fully improvised and interactive wizarding show!
Ages 5+

Harry Potter Junior Quiz
Do you know your boggarts from your basilisks – your Firebolt from your Nimbus 2000? Brush up on your potions and perfect those charms as we test your Potter knowledge to the full in this fantastic, interactive quiz! Teams and individuals welcome.
This event is suitable for ages 8-14. Ages 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult, all attendees must have a ticket.
Click here to book for the Junior Quiz.

Create your very own Hogwarts School bookmark – but will you be a Slytherin or a Gryffindor….? Make a miniature Womping Willow – but be careful you don’t get battered in the process!


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