Harry Potter: A History of Magic at Liverpool Central Library Launch Event

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Harry Potter: A History of Magic at Liverpool Central Library Launch Event

October 20, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

| £8

Friday 20th October
Hosted by Barrington Powell
To celebrate the launch of ‘Harry Potter: A History of Magic’ exhibition, Liverpool Central Library will be the venue for an evening of magic and a quiz hosted by the fabulous Barrington Powell- prepare to be amazed by the Marvellous Magician of Infinite Jest.
Do you know your Wampus Cat from your Bowtruckle?
Could you pick Hermione’s wand out of a line-up? Join us and host Barrington Powell, armed with questions from the experts at Pottermore, at our quiz night. Test your knowledge of J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, see how you fare against our Curator’s Curious Conundrum and win some brilliant prizes.
Teams can have a maximum of six members, and everyone needs a ticket. Tickets are £8 each include refreshments, a glass of wine or soft drinks and a preview of the exhibition. Please note the quiz and magical content is suitable for supervised teens and adults only and is not suitable for young children under 12

In association with Pottermore and The British Library
6.30pm meet in the atrium for the tour of the exhibition
7.00pm refreshments and magical performance
7.45pm Quiz

‘Harry Potter: A History of Magic’
20th October 2017-28th February 2018
The Hornby Library
1st Floor Liverpool Central Library
William Brown Street
Liverpool L3 8EW

The Harry Potter: A History of Magic regional displays have been created in association with the British Library throughout the Living Knowledge Network, an innovative partnership with 21 major libraries across the UK.
The British Library’s major exhibition in partnership with Bloomsbury, Harry Potter: A History of Magic, is also open in London from 20 October 2017 – 28 February 2018. Book your ticket for this extraordinary new addition to J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World at www.bl.uk.
Join in the conversation #BLHarryPotter
@liverpoollibraries @liverpoollib


October 20, 2017
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm


Liverpool Central Library
0151 233 5835


Liverpool Central Library