CALLING all Harry Potter fans – a brand new 'Forbidden Forest' adventure is coming to Cheshire.

Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience will make its debut at Arley Hall and Gardens, bringing the magic of the books and films to life for the whole family.

As evening falls, mesmerising lights will transform the landscape into a magical outdoor trail.

As visitors make their way through the woodland and follow the illuminated path, they will discover surprises and encounter mystical creatures such as Hippogriffs, centaurs, unicorns and Nifflers.

There will also be wide range of delicious food and drinks at a lively and seasonally themed village and an on-site shop with Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts merchandise to take home.

"The Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience offers fans a new way to enjoy some of the most iconic and magical wizarding world moments," said Peter van Roden, senior vice president of Warner Bros Themed Entertainment.

"We’re thrilled to be working alongside Thinkwell to bring this incredible light trail to life at Arley Hall and Gardens, a perfect location where the natural beauty of the forest trail and illuminated sets filled with familiar creatures from the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts series, will make for a magical experience for fans of all ages."

The trail follows a one-way route and is designed to be accessible to all as well as Covid secure.

It will adhere to the latest Government safety guidelines.


Fans can also visit the website to sign up and join the waitlist, receiving early access to tickets and information about the experience.