The new store will open in time for the release of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
The new 600 square-foot store will be situated after the security check-in at Terminal 5.
The Harry Potter Shop will sell items from across J.K Rowling’s Wizarding World including collectibles, apparel, accessories, gifts, novelties and souvenirs from Platform 9 ¾ at King’s Cross Station. Also included will be merchandise from Harry Potter and The Cursed Child: Parts One and Two, as well as newly released products from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
The store will be visited by more than 16 million passengers each year. The Harry Potter Shop has been produced by Jonathan Sands, chief executive of the Harry Potter Shop at Platform 9 ¾ King’s Cross Station, and in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
Jonathan commented: “We are proud to be opening the shop at Heathrow Terminal 5, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, and look forward to bringing some of our magic to the UK’s most iconic airport.”
Paul Bufton, vice president of licensing and business development EMEA, Warner Bros. Consumer Products, added: “Drawing on the huge success of the Platform 9 ¾ King’s Cross Station shop, we’re delighted to be able to announce The Harry Potter Shop at Heathrow. This shopping experience will offer fans a wide range of products from souvenirs to collectibles, along with exclusive Platform 9 ¾-inspired products to take on their journeys as they travel the world.”