Next yr, Game of Thrones will finish on HBO after eight seasons, however the fantasy enjoyable does not have to finish there. According to Variety, HBO will convert a number of of the present’s filming places in Northern Ireland into vacationer locations.
It’s a stroke of genius on the community’s half, permitting them to usher in cash from the present even after it ends for good.
Nothing is about in Dragonglass simply but, however the preliminary report states that HBO might be going to take care of the standing units for Winterfell, King’s Landing, and Castle Black. Moreover, a studio tour at Linen Mill Studios will embrace costumes, props, and different extremely detailed manufacturing supplies from all eight seasons.
“HBO is thrilled to have fun the work of the Game of Thrones inventive workforce and crew by preserving these places and alluring followers to go to Northern Ireland and discover Westeros in particular person,” stated Jeff Peters, HBO’s VP of licensing and retail. “The opportunity to celebrate Northern Ireland’s pivotal role in the life and legacy of the show and share its culture, beauty and warmth is also a huge inspiration behind these Legacy projects.”
Why not? It labored (and continues to work) so properly for Warner Bros.’ Harry Potter tour at Leavesden Studios. If all goes properly, HBO may open up the sights as early as subsequent yr.
“While [Game of Thrones] followers have seen the gorgeous landscapes, coastlines, and mountains within the sequence, we’re thrilled they are going to now have the chance to totally expertise the attraction of Northern Ireland and immerse themselves in to the world of Westeros,” stated John McGrillen, CEO of Tourism NI.