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Harry Potter House Quiz: Which Hogwarts House Am I?

Wondering if you're good enough for Gryffindor or if Slytherin would be more suitable? Take our Harry Potter house quiz to find out where the sorting hat will send you.

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  May 19th 2022

If you’re wondering which Hogwarts house you’ll wand-er into, then take our accurate Harry Potter House Quiz and we'll put you into the Hogwarts house you belong to.

The magical sorting hat sorts Hogwarts students into the school’s four houses every year, based on their traits and personality. So where do you fit in when it comes to the houses of the world's most famous school of witchcraft and wizardry?

For some more ruthless characters, like Draco Malfoy, Slytherin is the only house for them! Some loyal characters find Hufflepuff is their calling. Some of the story's wisest characters find themselves in Ravenclaw. For heroes Hermione Granger, Ron Weasley and Harry Potter, it's all about Gryffindor!

To find out more about what each house will look like for you, read on.

Are you a Gryffindor?

The Gryffindor house colours are red and gold and are connected to fire.

Gryffindors are courageous and brave! If your zodiac sign is Aries, Leo or Sagittarius you’d be best suited to Gryffindor!

You could be in Ravenclaw House

Ravenclaw's house colours are blue and bronze and the house is connected most strongly to air. Ravenclaws are intelligent, creative, wise, witty and value learning. Famous Ravenclaws include Luna Lovegood.

Are you in Slytherin?

Slytherin’s house colours are green and silver – water colours. Slytherins are ambitious, resourceful and clever. Did you know, it’s a misunderstanding to call Slytherins bad or evil as Gryffindor and Ravenclaw also produced bad wizards like Peter Pettigrew and Professor Quirrell.

Harry Potter joke: How do the Malfoys get into bed? They Slytherin!

Maybe you're a Hufflepuff...

The Hufflepuff house colours are yellow and black and Hufflepuffs tend to be hard-working, kind, loyal and patient. But they can be seen as naïve and even too nice. Famous Hufflepuffs include Newt Scamander and Helga Hufflepuff – one of the greatest witches of her age!

Which Hogwarts house do you belong to, then?

You may be brave, courageous, honest or you may be sneaky, disruptive, clever, ambitious or wise. Or a mix of all of them.

Not sure what house you're in, or what house you want to be in? Take the house quiz now, and then cast your wand over our other Harry Potter quizzes.


What's your favourite colour?


What’s your favourite snack?


What is your secret fear?


How are you most likely to style your hair?


What are you best at?


What's your personal motto?


Pick a plant


Pick a legendary British figure


9/22 Pick a room to hang out in


What would be your nightmare job?

11/22 A rubber duck

Mum says it’s bath night. What do you do?


What would your perfect pet be?

13/22 A thumbs up

How would your friends describe you?

14/22 Child in a rubber ring

What’s your dream destination for a holiday?

15/22 A person in pink socks standing on an old fashioned stereo

What music do you listen to? 


16/22 Which of these figures is your hero?


What do you want to be when you grow up?

18/22 A magician tapping a top hat

What would you use magic for?


Complete the phrase: If you’re happy and you know it . . . 

20/22 A school desk covered in pens and a notebook

What’s your favourite subject at school?


How long does it take you to get ready for school?

22/22 A school bag

How organised is your school bag... right now?

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You're in Gryffindor!

You're brave and daring and sure to be a great wizard one day! Top work!


You're in Hufflepuff!

Hard work, patience and loyalty is what you're all about. Keep it up and you'll find a job at the Ministry of Magic in no time!


You're in Ravenclaw!

Intelligence, knowledge and wit is what makes you tick. You've got more brains than most of your pals and they know it!


You're in Slytherin!

You're ambitious, cunning and good with snakes. You travel everywhere in a cloud of black smoke and people are scared of saying your name. Just try not to destroy the world anytime soon!

Quiz Writer: Beano Quiz Team!

The Beano Quiz team love writing quizzes, from Emoji Quizzes, Personality Quizzes, Trivia Quizzes to Animal Quizzes. If you love it, we’ve probably written a quiz on it!

When it comes to Harry Potter quizzes, if you’re a know-it-all, don’t sprout out the answer! Of all the Harry Potter characters, we pot-icularly love Harry, because he’s determined, brave and courageous. Who can choose just one favourite Harry Potter character though? We’d give Dobby our socks any day of the week, and we can’t get enough of Hermione and Ron either.

We wrote this Harry Potter quiz so you can test your knowledge and share it with your friends to see who knows the most about 'The Boy Who Lived'. You won’t always find our Harry Potter quizzes easy but, just like a Hogwarts Care of Magical Creatures Class, they are always interesting, funny and sometimes unusual… you’ll Harry through them in no time!