|The set for the 'Room of Requirement'|
|These mountains of chairs had a plywood core with two layers of real furniture attached|
|Gringott's Bank - the marble columns are made with paper that has been dipped into trays of coloured oil and water.|
|The Boathouse - where Professor Snape meets his demise.|
What is even more fascinating is finding out how the fantastical places and scenes were brought to life via the work of production designer, Stuart Craig and set decorator, Stephenie McMillan. They are both nominated for the best Art Direction at the upcoming Academy Awards. Read about how some of these great locations came about here.
Photographs courtesy of Warner Brothers via Vanity Fair.