After I either rob a bank or win the lottery so I can go to this exhibit, I apparently need to carve out some additional funds for the Harry Potter: The Exhibition which just opened in Chicago today! The Chicagoist talks about this interactive exhibit of over 200 props and costumes from the movies, including Buckbeak, Mandrakes, Hagrid’s Hut and much more. They also have the Sorting Hat which will tell you what house you would be put in. How cool is that? The exhibit runs thru September, if you are lucky enough to make it to Chicago, click here for more info and how you can purchase tickets.
You’ve probably seen this trailer by now if you are a Harry Potter fan, but here it is again just in case. The movie opens July 15th: