Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts
Hold on to your magic wands, because it’s gonna be one wild ride experience with Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts. Universal Studios Orlando has just released information about the revolutionary attraction found in the heart of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley.
In “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2,” Ron and Hermione break into Gringotts bank to steal a powerful Horcrux that will help them defeat Lord Voldemort. Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts, will take you on the wild journey based on this high adrenaline scene. Of course there will be no shortage of thrills along the way!
“Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts will change the way you think about theme park attractions,” said Mark Woodbury, president of Universal Creative. “We’ve created an entirely new type of ride that propels guests into the story like never before, and guests will remember it long after their visit to Diagon Alley.”
The multi-dimensional, multi-sensory attraction, Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts, will revolutionize theme park entertainment. This next generation thrill ride seamlessly integrates a compilation of the most innovative technology ever created, 360-degree themed sets, 4K digital high-definition animation, state-of-the-art 3-D Infitec projection systems and live special effects with beloved characters and breathtaking moments from the Harry Potter books and films.
Here is a first look video for Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts
During an action-packed, fully-immersive journey on Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts, you will:
• Marvel at the 60-foot, fire-breathing Ukrainian Ironbelly dragon atop Gringotts Wizarding Bank
• Tour Gringotts bank and pass through the marble hall where you’ll see goblins hard at work
• Race through a labyrinth of underground Gringotts vaults
• Encounter the villainous Death Eater, Bellatrix Lestrange, as she attempts to send you to your doom
• Come face to face with He Who Must Not Be Named
• Experience even more mind-blowing moments
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley will bring even more of Harry Potter’s adventures to life. The new area will double the size of the sweeping land already found at Universal Orlando, expanding the spectacularly themed environment across both Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure. Inside the land, guests will enjoy themed shops, dining experiences and the groundbreaking thrill ride – Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts.
Grand Opening Date for The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley along with Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts to be Announced at a Later Date
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