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‘Game of Thrones’ filming locations in Northern Ireland to open as tourist attractions

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Just because the “Game of Thrones” is set to end in 2019, fans of the show don’t have to say goodbye to their beloved come back to it, after it is over.

HBO announced Monday that it plans to convert some of the most famous filming locations in Northern Ireland to tourist attractions, Various reports.

The network is currently planning to have the Game of Thrones Legacy attraction next year, visitors will have the opportunity to explore Winterfell, Castle Black and king’s Landing, along with a studio tour with props and materials of the eight seasons.

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In addition, each site will have costumes, props, weapons, set decoration, art, files, models and other production materials, together with interactive materials for visitor participation.

“We look forward to the opening of the gates, and sharing the excitement of the steps in these great sets of Game of Thrones fans from around the world.

“The opportunity to celebrate the Northern irish central role in the life and the legacy of the show and the parts of the culture, beauty and warmth is also a large inspiration behind these legacy projects,” said Jeff Peters, HBO’s VP of licensing and retail, in a statement, per Variety.

HBO is working with Tourism NI to the development of the attraction, which is said to be “on a scale and scope greater than what the public has ever seen,” according to the network.

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“While the [‘Game of Thrones’] fans have seen, the beautiful landscapes, the coast and the mountains in the series, we are pleased that they now have the opportunity to fully enjoy the charm of Northern Ireland and immerse themselves in the world of westeros,” John McGrillen, CEO of Tourism NI, said in a statement.

Michelle Gant is a writer and editor for Fox News Lifestyle.

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