This University Being Built In China Looks Exactly Like Hogwarts From ‘Harry Potter’ (Video)

This University Being Built In China Looks Exactly Like Hogwarts From ‘Harry Potter’ (Video)
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Love “Harry Potter”? You might want to head over to China and figure out how to enroll in one of their universities that’s being designed to look almost exactly like Hogwarts.

The structure, located in Xinle City, features the likenesses and architectural style of the School of Witchcraft and Wizardry shown in the movies. It even includes a massive clock tower.

According to Daily Mail, the Alnwick Castle in Northumberland was used to depict the school using CGI enhancements in the movies.

From the looks of China’s new university, it seems the film editing crew can put the CGI to rest. This is as close as it gets to the real deal!

The university will be fully active later this year, but there has been no word on exactly what the school will teach or specialize in. I’m guessing Defense Against the Dark Arts.

Check out the video and photos from the movie below. I see a resemblance, do you?


Here’s a model version of Hogwarts:


Here’s a shot of a Hogwarts replica built at Universal Studios:


And a shot from the actual film:

Photos Courtesy: Wikipedia

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Anthony Selden

Anthony is a New York-based writer and a graduate of Johnson & Wales University with a passion for exploring the cooler things in life. Always eager to inform, Anthony is the lifestyle editor at Elite Daily and is knowledgeable about pretty much anything within the walls of awesomeness: from the latest Lamborghini, to the most absurd burgers around. He also enjoys spontaneous skateboarding sessions on New York City's Upper East Side. Much like writing, it's what keeps the guy alive.

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