If you’re a Harry Potter fanatic, you’re going to love Instagram’s latest filter. It’s called Welcome To Hogwarts – and here’s exactly how to get it.

Everyone wants to know what Hogwarts house they would be in, which is why there are thousands of online quizzes to help you find out. But now, it’s easier than ever because you can use an Instagram filter!

Finding out whether you’re a Gryffindor or a Slytherin has never been easier, and here’s exactly how you can do it.

An exterior view of Hogwarts is seen during the ‘Wizarding World of Harry Potter Opening’ press preview at Universal Studios Hollywood in Studio City, California, on April 6, 2016. / AFP / VALERIE MACON (Photo credit should read VALERIE MACON/AFP via Getty Images)

What is the Welcome To Hogwarts Filter?

The latest filter to become really popular on Instagram is the Welcome To Hogwarts Filter. But what does it do exactly?

When applied, the filter puts a big sorting hat onto your head. Then, once you press record it starts thinking about your personality traits.

Then, it chooses which house you would be in. Will it be Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw or Slytherin? Or even a Muggle! You’ll have to try the filter to find out.

How to get the Welcome to Hogwarts Filter on Instagram

  • Type the username wind_style into the Instagram search bar and click on their profile.
  • Press the smiley face in the middle of the screen above he photo grid to find the filters they have created.
  • Click on the one called ‘Welcome To Hogwarts’.
  • Press ‘Try It’.

It’s going viral on TikTok too

Although the filter can actually only be found on Instagram, it’s going viral on TikTok too.

Lots of people are filming videos using the filter, saving it to their camera roll and them uploading it to TikTok – turning it into a sort of TikTok challenge!

Now it’s your turn to give the filter a go. Which house will you get?


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