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Old 12-01-2009, 08:23 PM   #511
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Harry Potter Theme Park Under Construction In Florida

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Caption: FLORIDA, USA: Aerial views of the Harry Potter Theme Park under construction at Universal Studios, Orlando, Florida. November 18, 2009.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universals Islands of Adventure will provide visitors with a one-of-a-kind experience complete with multiple attractions, shops and a signature eating establishment.

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Still confused because those look promising to become these:





.......and I REALLY want them to be the greenhouses!!!!
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Old 12-01-2009, 11:12 PM   #513
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the-leaky-cauldron.org had a link that said "inside hogwarts here" and I clicked it and these pictures came up...






I'm only about 73% sure about that... but...... :shrug:
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The courtyard looks a lot smaller to me than I imagined
Maybe when they insert the arched windows the effect will change and the courtyard will look more proportional


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Wonder what facade they are going to use to cover the "big box"? It makes the castle look so small when compared to it the aerials above
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Getting worried!

We're going the first week of June 2010! I don't see how it will be open by then by the looks of the construction!!
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Wonder what facade they are going to use to cover the "big box"? It makes the castle look so small when compared to it the aerials above
heh, look at the aerials of Haunted Mansion or Soarin' sometime...(then again, you CAN see Soarin' pretty easily in much of Epcot, at least it's painted sky blue)
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We're going the first week of June 2010! I don't see how it will be open by then by the looks of the construction!!
Really? Looking at this I'm wondering if we'll see previews in February, they're doing a lot of work very quickly.
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Really? Looking at this I'm wondering if we'll see previews in February, they're doing a lot of work very quickly.
OK that makes me feel better.
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.... to think this all started with a book on the Rosie O' Donnell show.
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