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The Herbert Gallery and the Peculiar Parliament (of Owls)

You may notice in the galleries we have a few extra feathery friends! Well, they have flown into the Herbert for a very special occasion… 

It’s been 20 years since Harry Potter received his first owl-delivered letter from Hogwarts, so all of next week, running up until Harry’s birthday on 31 July, we will be showcasing a few members of our wonderful owl collection online and in our galleries.

So join us on Facebook from Monday 24 July until 31 July for daily doses of wizardry and owl-themed wonder!