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Gringotts

Welcome to Gringotts

Wizarding bank in Diagon Alley, run by goblins


Gringotts fact file


Where in the world

Diagon Alley

Type

Bank

Magical properties

Vaults that only Goblins can open

Significant events that took place here

Harry, Ron and Hermione break into Gringotts to secure a Horcrux

Peculiar things that live here

Goblins, a dragon

Harry reads the engraving on Gryffindor's Sword with Dumbledore.

The Sword of Gryffindor

By J.K. Rowling


They had reached a snowy-white building which towered over the other little shops. Standing beside its burnished bronze doors, wearing a...


Extract

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

by J.K. Rowling

The dragon in Gringotts.

An ugly confrontation


Harry and Hagrid enter Gringotts for the first time.

The goblins of Gringotts


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Gringotts is no longer under the sole control of my race. I recognise no wizarding master.


Griphook

'Right,’ said Harry. ‘Well, I need some help, Griphook, and you can give it to me...


Extract

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

by J.K. Rowling

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Breaking into Gringotts