What is the setting of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets?

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The main setting for the novel Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Hogwarts for short. It is a magical school for young witches and wizards located somewhere in Scotland, hidden from the world of muggles by powerful spells and therefore impossible to locate precisely.

On a larger scale, the setting of the second novel in the Harry Potter series is the whole magical realm itself. The readers see more of Diagon Alley and other locations that exist beyond the knowledge of muggles.

Setting plays a large role in the novel. Hogwarts Castle is a supernatural place in the sense that it is constantly changing and shifting, meaning that it's...

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