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The Owlery

Harry in the Owlery from the Goblet of Fire

A circular stone room at the top of the West Tower where the owls sleep


The Owlery fact file


Where in the world

Hogwarts, top of the West Tower

Residents or owners

A lot of owls

Significant events that took place here

Where Harry sent secret messages to Sirius Black

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The Owlery was a circular stone room; rather cold and draughty, because none of the windows had glass in them.


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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

By J.K. Rowling

An illustration of Harry in the Owlery.

In the Owlery


Harry with Hedwig on his arm from the Philosopher's Stone

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If anything happens to me, don’t follow. Go straight to the owlery and send Hedwig to Dumbledore, right?


Harry Potter

The Owlery door opened behind him. He leapt in shock and, turning quickly, saw Cho Chang holding a letter and a parcel in her hands...


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Harry Potter and the Order Of The Phoenix

by J.K. Rowling

Harry in the Owlery from the Goblet of Fire

Behind the scenes: Post Owls


Hermione opens her hate mail from readers of the Daily Prophet.

Owls

By J.K. Rowling