The Marauder's Map is the
key to finding your way around Hogwarts.
The attached Map Key, Hogwarts Directory and Guide to Hogwarts are especially helpful for First Year students.
|(white) halls & corridors|
|(red) restrooms (always in pairs - girls' and boys')|
|(green) stairs (arrow indicates direction up; swirl indicates spiral stair)|
|(blue) classrooms (used for classes and, in some cases, parties)|
|(indigo) house rooms (common rooms and dormitories)|
|(pink) house stores|
|(scarlet) forbidden areas (one each on second, third & fourth floors)|
|(yellow) other areas (see below for additional information)|
|First Floor||Second Floor||Third Floor||Fourth Floor|
|1 Entrance Hall||1 Ravenclaw House Store||1 Gryffindor House Store||1 Gryffindor Common Room|
|2 Great Hall||2 Slytherin House Store||2 Hufflepuff House Store||2 Ravenclaw Common Room|
|3 Fireplace||3 Staff Room||3 Forbidden Corridor||3 Hufflepuff Common Room|
|4 Buffet Line||4 Broom Closet||4 Charms Classroom||4 Library|
|5 High Table (Professors' Dais)||5 Elf Break Room||5 Hospital Wing|
|6 First Years Room||6 Trophy Room||6 Prefects' Lounge|
|7 Moaning Myrtle Tunnel||7 Armory||7 Mirror of Erised Room|
|8 Hidden Passageway||8 Suit of Armor|
|9 Owl Post Service Hdqrs.||9 Elf Break Room|
|10 One-Eyed Witch Statue|
|Fifth Floor||Sixth Floor||Dungeons (Basement)|
|1 Girls' Dormitories||1 Observation Gallery||1 Deathday Party Dungeon|
|2 Boys' Dormitories||2 Potions Classroom|
|3 Divination Classroom||3 Slytherin Common Room & Do||rmitories|
|4 Astronomy Tower||4 Chamber of Secrets|
|5 Moaning Myrtle Tunnel Exit|
|Guide to Hogwarts|
Hogwarts includes six stories of classrooms, corridors, chambers, common rooms and towers, plus a seventh story observatory and several dungeons underground. Getting around Hogwarts can be challenging, so it's advisable to keep a copy of the Marauder's Map with you at all times. Luckily, copies can be found in the Entrance Hall and at Hogwarts Depot.
First Floor - This
is where newcomers are welcomed, and students and professors gather together
for meals and ceremonies.
Second Floor - Two
house stores and a few classrooms and other areas characterize the second
- In spite of the forbidden corridor, the third floor is bustling with
activity from classrooms and stores.
Fourth Floor - In
addition to the library and classrooms, three common rooms are accessible
to house menbers on this floor.
Fifth Floor - Spiral
staircases lead upwards from the fourth floor to the fifth floor's towers.
Sixth Floor - Sky
gazers and curious students climb to the top of the astronomy tower's windowed
Dungeons - Beneath
the castle lies dungeons, deathday celebrants, and dorms.