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MACUSA

Inside the Magical Congress of the United States of America in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

The official headquarters of the Magical Congress of the United States of America


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The Magical Congress of the United States of America (MACUSA)

By J.K. Rowling


The Woolworth Building in New York City conceals the entrance to MACUSA

MACUSA's concealed entrance


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Step inside MACUSA


MACUSA (pronounced Mah-cooz-ah) stands for the Magical Congress of the United States of America.


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Magical Exposure Threat Level device at MACUSA

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She produces her official ID card. It bears her moving picture and an impressive symbol of an American eagle: MACUSA.


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MACUSA fact file


Where in the world

New York (formerly Washington, Baltimore, Virginia and the Appalachian Mountains)

Type

Magical government headquarters

Magical properties

A giant clock that measures the magical exposure threat level