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A Second Harry Potter Theme Park?

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1Kerian
Dec 2, 2011, 3:48am Top

There might be one in Los Angeles, California! :)

Here's an article on it from the Wall Street Journal.

2foggidawn
Dec 2, 2011, 8:13am Top

If/when they build it, we will have to have a meet-up there!

3BuffaloPhil
Dec 2, 2011, 11:38am Top

They should build one in Britain, it's where HP started and is based, after all!

(Nothing to do with making it easier for me to visit, honest!)

4foggidawn
Dec 2, 2011, 12:07pm Top

#3 -- I agree with that . . . and then we should have a meet up there!

5pollysmith
Dec 3, 2011, 6:48pm Top

Its true Youd have thought the Brits would have been all over that!

6Kerian
Dec 6, 2011, 3:18pm Top

#2 foggi:
That would be really cool. :)

#3 BuffaloPhil:
I agree. I've wondered about that.

#4 foggi:
...And also agree to that!

7BuffaloPhil
Dec 6, 2011, 5:53pm Top

Unfortunately I believe land and construction costs are quite prohibitive in the UK, certainly compared to the US.

As an example (in terms of housing, rather than amusement parks, but I'd guess the general point applies) my friend moved from his small, 2-bedroom apartment in Hampshire, England, to a three-storey, five-bedroom detached house with a huge garden backing onto a lake and a double garage, in Grand Rapids, Michigan... and had money left over! (I wasn't jealous at all!)

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