Potterheads Will Gladly Stay In Changi Airport Just To Visit These Wizarding World Replicas!
Every Potterhead’s dream!
Potterheads rejoice as you can now live your Harry Potter fantasy in Singapore just in time for Christmas! Pay a visit to Changi Airport to experience some of the most iconic and recognisable places from the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts films.
Wizarding World Holiday at Changi Airport
Date: 16th November 2018 to mid-February 2019
Time: 10am – 10pm
Location: Changi Airport, Singapore (Terminal 3, 2 and 1)
What you can find in Wizarding World Holiday
Changi Airport has collaborated with Warner Bros. Singapore to bring the magic from the Harry Potter World to you. There will be four life-size replicas of the world that every Potterhead would definitely recognise.
They include Diagon Alley, Hogsmeade Village, Whomping Willow Tree, and Newt Scamander’s Menagerie from the latest Fantastic Beasts movie. The best part is, they’re all in the public area where everyone can enjoy and feel the magic!
1. Hogsmeade Village – Terminal 3 Departure Hall, Level 2
Watch Hogsmeade Village comes to life with the Snow & Light Show! Be quick as it is only available until 6th January 2019.
Show timings are as below:
Weekdays: 6pm, 7pm, 9pm
Weekends: 1pm, 6pm, 7pm, 9pm
You will also get a chance to take and bring home your very own lenticular photo inspired by Hogwarts portraits in the Harry Potter films until 30th December 2018.
Photo timings: Weekends, 3pm – 5pm.
2. Diagon Alley – Terminal 3 Departure Hall, Check-in Row 11
Feel like you are in Hogwarts by trying on robes at Madam Malkin’s Robes for All Occasions in Diagon Alley. Learn how to do magic and do some spells with their wand challenge and test your Quidditch skills by participating in the Quaffle Toss! You can also make the Niffler topple by loading coins into Newt’s suitcase.
3. Whomping Willow Tree – Terminal 2, Departure Hall
Did Fred, George, and Ron Weasley come to Singapore to rescue Harry? Spot the Flying Ford Anglia as seen in the film and see the Whomping Willow Tree like the one found near Hogwarts at Terminal 2!
4. Newt Scamander’s Menagerie – Terminal 1, Central Piazza, Transit Area
If you have seen Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, you would recognise this set. In the new movie, it’s where you can find all of the magical creatures under Newt’s care. Spot the Nifflers (yes, there are more than one now) in Terminal 1!
5. Exclusive Harry Potter merchandise
Photo Credit: Changi Airport
If you’d like to bring home a lil piece of the wizarding world with you, the cute plushies will definitely win your heart over. Take your pick at one of the are 8 limited edition Harry Potter official merchandise that you can buy at Changi Airport!
It doesn’t matter which house you are in. If you are a Potterhead, you will definitely have a great time at Wizarding World Holiday at Singapore Changi Airport!
If you ever do decide to leave Changi airport, you will definitely find the Tripsle airport transfer very useful and convenient. To spam your social media with photos of Wizarding World Holiday and to stay connected throughout your trip, remember to Tripsle your 4G SIM Card and WiFi Device in advance.
Still suffering from Harry Potter withdrawals? Check out our list of Harry Potter experiences all around the world to appease your obsessions!