Gryffindor House

About

Founded by Godric Gryffindor, Gryffindor is one of the four houses at Hogwarts. Gryffindor values include, bravery, nerve and determination, all qualtities very important to founder Godric and well represented by the houses animal, the Lion.

Gryffindor famously shares a fierce rivalry with the Slytherin house following a past falling out with house founders over blood purity.

Made famous by members such as Harry Potter, Albus Dumbledore, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger, Gryffindor is often considered to be the most famous of the four houses.

"You might belong in Gryffindor, Where dwell the brave at heart, Their daring, nerve, and chivalry Set Gryffindors apart."

Heads of House

Minerva McGonagall
Godric Gryffindor

Colours

Scarlet
Gold

Room Location

Gryffindor Tower

Element

Fire

Animal

Lion

Founder

Godric Gryffindor

Crest

house crest

Values

Bravery
Daring
Nerve
Chivalry
Determination

Famous Members

Harry Potter
Albus Dumbledore
Celestina Warbeck
Ron Weasley
Hermione Granger