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Madame Maxime

An illustration of Madame Maxime

The elegant Headmistress of Beauxbatons and a half-giantess

Madame Maxime fact file

Full Name

Madame Olympe Maxime


An ‘excellent dancer’, in the words of Dumbledore himself


Tending to her Abraxan horses

Dumbledore and the Goblet of Fire

Champions are chosen

Wizarding School Beauxbatons with name

Beauxbatons Academy of Magic

By J.K. Rowling

An illustration of Fleur in school uniform

Beauxbatons students

Madame Maxime smiling

A fine, well-dressed woman

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I 'ave nevair been more insulted in my life! 'Alf-giant? Moi? I 'ave - I 'ave big bones!

Madame Maxime

‘Worth seein’, trust me. On’y don’ go tellin’ anyone I showed yeh, right? Yeh’re not s’posed ter know.’


Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

By J.K. Rowling

The Beauxbaton carriage and its flying horses

A colossal carriage

Hagrid and Madame Maxime slow dance together.

Taking giant steps together

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My steeds require - er - forceful 'andling. 'Zey are very strong...

Madame Maxime
Professor Grubbly -Plank's lesson on unicorns

Winged and horned horses