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Knockturn Alley

Hagrid in Knockturn Alley from the Chamber of Secrets

Spooky side street devoted to the Dark Arts and sinister objects

'You must speak clearly, dear,’ Mrs Weasley told Harry, as George dipped his hand into the flowerpot.


Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

By J.K. Rowling

The Weasleys burst through the Dursley's fireplace.

The Floo Network

By J.K. Rowling

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And not one step down Knockturn Alley!

Molly Weasley

There in the midst of the cases full of skulls and old bottles stood Draco Malfoy with his back to them ...


Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

By J.K. Rowling

The Burrow's fireplace with green flames from the Chamber of Secrets.

Floo Powder

By J.K. Rowling

Borgin and Burkes shop

Borgin and Burkes

Knockturn Alley fact file

Where in the world

Off Charing Cross Road, close to Diagon Alley

Residents or owners

Most prominently Borgin and Burkes, which is known for buying and trading in sinister objects used in the Dark Arts