London Zoo Reptile House

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In Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, Harry visited the Reptile House at London Zoo with Dudley, his aunt and uncle. Where he discovers his gift for talking with snakes.

This famous scene where a Burmese python speaks to Harry Potter for the first time was filmed in November 2001. The enclosure filmed is actually still home to a black mamba.

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