The West Tower battlements were located on the topmost floor of the West Tower at Hogwarts Castle.[1]

History

In 1994, after rescuing Sirius Black from Filius Flitwick's office, Harry Potter and Hermione Granger left for the Hospital Wing via a door at the battlements. They descended one staircase onto a corridor, then two other staircases, and then were able to get to the hospital just before Albus Dumbledore magically sealed it.[1]

Behind the scenes

The battlements of the West Tower in the films

Appearances

Notes and references

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Chapter 21 (Hermione's Secret)


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Portraits, statues and other artwork located in the towers
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