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Harry Potter locations in real life: 5 you can visit

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
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Harry Potter fans may not know the exact location of an American Hogwarts, but the real one exists in England. Alnwick Castle stood in for the famed wizarding school in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. The castle is one of many real-life locations used in the Potter films. Head to PEOPLE for a full list of places, and check out our favorites below. Accio, travel agent!