NEW YORK (AP) — An upcoming Harry Potter retrospective in New York will add a few touches to the record-breaking exhibit at the British Library in London.
🚨Harry Potter ticket date announced!🚨 Public tickets for “Harry Potter: A History of Magic” go on sale Thursday, April 26, at 12 pm EDT.⚡️Visit the link in bio get answers to all your ticketing questions—then bookmark that page so you’re ready to go on April 26. (You’ll also be able to buy tickets for our monthly fun trivia nights to test your #HarryPotter knowledge!)⚡️”Harry Potter: A History of Magic,” a @britishlibrary exhibition, will be on view at the New-York Historical Society October 5, 2018 through January 27, 2019. #HarryPotterNYHS
The New-York Historical Society told The Associated Press on Thursday that "Harry Potter: A History of Magic" will include illustrations by Brian Selznick to appear later this year for American reissues of the Potter novels. Selznick is known for novels including "Wonderstruck" and "The Invention of Hugo Cabret." The exhibit also will feature Mary GrandPre's drawings for the original U.S. releases and models and costumes from the Broadway production of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child."
The British Library has said the Potter retrospective was its most popular ever. The New York exhibition opens Oct. 5. Tickets go on sale April 26.
We were thrilled to be in the amazing @BBCTwo documentary 'Harry Potter: A History of Magic' starring @jk_rowling. It's available again to view on the iPlayer: https://t.co/zQi3QIa39T— The British Library (@britishlibrary) February 22, 2018
Watch out for the wand action (just saying)... pic.twitter.com/aSzcuLqfZb