Place Cachée was a wizarding street located in Paris, France accessed through a Magical Bronze Statue. It is the Parisian equivalent of Diagon Alley in London, England.[1]



In 1392 Quidditch shop Gaston McAaron was opened.

In 1485 Monsieur Sanfin Chaudrons shop was opened.


In 1614, the shop selling wands Cosme Acajor was opened.

In 1634 the pub Griffon Buveur opens its doors.


In 1927, the Circus Arcanus moved into the Rue Girardon and displayed various spectacles.[1]

Known locations


"Place Cachée" (lit. "Hidden Place") is the French equivalent of the side road.[2]


Notes and references

  1. 1.0 1.1 Entrez dans le Paris magique des #AnimauxFantastiques ! Chère @jk_rowling quel est votre quartier préféré sur cette carte de @minalima ?, Quote: "Like the brick wall behind the Leaky Cauldron in London, the portal to the wizarding world is hiding in plain sight. A beautiful bronze statue comes to life when approached by wizards and witches, lifting her robes to reveal entrance to Place Cachée. There are wonderful (...) in the (...) area of Montmartre, which are reminiscent of those featured in the film"
  2. MinaLima Releases Map of the Wizarding World in Paris While J.K. Rowling and Globus Mundi Hint at Future ‘Fantastic’ Destinations!
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