Hogwarts Legacy Alohomora Spell: Unlock And Upgrade

While sneaking cannot be considered ethical in real life, Alohomora's Spell can make sneaking seem like a dream in Hogwart's Legacy!

Hogwarts Legacy has a plethora of spells that players can unlock and use for one reason or another. Amongst the sea of spells, players also have the Alohomora Spell, which requires quite a bit of effort from the player’s end to unlock. Players might need assistance in figuring out how to unlock it and where the upgrades are present. 

Key Takeaways

  • Progress through The Caretaker’s Lunar Lament questline to obtain the Alohomora Spell.
  • The quest is mandatory; players can’t skip it.
  • Initially, players receive a weaker version of the Alohomora Spell during the quest.
  • There are two upgrades available: level 2 and level 3.
  • Gladwin Moon guides players through The Caretaker’s Lunar Lament questline.
  • To reach Alohomora level 2, provide 9 Demiguise Moon statues from various locations.
  • For Alohomora level 3, focus on statues primarily in Hogsmeade and give them to Gladwin Moon.
  • The Alohomora Spell unlocks locked doors, both at level 2 and level 3.

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Unlocking Alohomora

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When it comes to getting your hands on the Alohomora spell, one thing players need to remember is that it is quite a bit of a tedious process to get your hands on it. Not only do players need to go through quite a few main missions, but the journey there can be quite daunting. 

  • Another thing that players need to keep in mind is that once they do manage to get their hands on the spell, they only gain access to the weakest version of it, meaning that they need to upgrade it further if they are to have a stronger version of the spell in their arsenal. 
  • The upgrades require statues that players need to get, and it is all completely progression-locked; therefore, it cannot be skipped over. 

Meeting Gladwin Moon 

Gladwin Moon
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  • Obtain the Alohomora Spell by progressing through the main quest called “The Caretaker’s Lunar Lament.”
  • During this quest, you’ll meet Gladwin Moon, who stands against a wall.
  • Gladwin reintroduces himself and offers to teach you the spell in exchange for some help.
  • The Caretaker’s quest is progression-locked, so you must complete previous quests leading up to it.
  • You’ll access the main quest after reaching the first trial and completing a map chamber quest.
  • Additionally, you need to unlock how to use talents before reaching this quest.
  • Gladwin will ask for your help in sneaking around during the quest to find two items.
  • To progress, use Disillusionment without getting caught.
  • You’ll initially learn the Alohomora Spell, but it starts at a low level and requires upgrades.

The Caretaker’s Lunar Lament Objectives

Caretaker's Lunar Lament
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When it comes to the quest itself, it has a few objectives that players need to complete, which are as follows: 

  • One of the first things players need to do is to go ahead and interact with Gladwin Moon, whereby players can come across him whenever they are in the Reception Hall. 
  • After that, players recieve their next objective, which is to remove the moon from the statue, and the statue is described as a Demiguise statue, and players are to remove the moon from it. 
  • After that, the next thing that players are told to do is to go ahead and follow Gladwin, whereby whenever players start following him, and we get to our main destination, he teaches us the spell. 
  • Going forward, players are asked to use Alohomora to access the locked Faculty Tower door, through which players can learn a minigame. 
  • After that, players can attain the Demiguise moon that is present in the Prefect’s bathroom and Hospital Wing, and it is to be given back to Godiwn. 

Upgrading Alohomora To Level 2

Moving on, now that players have obtained the Alohomora Spell, it’s time to figure out how players can achieve Alohomora level 2 in Hogwart’s Legacy. Players must go ahead and get their hands on Demiguise Moon Statues, which is required to upgrade the spell. 

  1. The Caretaker’s Lunar Lament Quest: The first statue is obtained automatically during this quest. It’s located next to Gladwin, by the stairs.
  2. The Caretaker’s Lunar Lament Statue 2: Acquired during the same quest by becoming invisible and using the Alohomora spell to unlock a door revealing the statue inside the room.
  3. The Caretaker’s Lunar Lament Statue 3: Found in the Hospital Wing during the same quest. The statue is on a table in a room to the left.
  4. North Ford Bog: Located down the main pathway near a giant building, in the attic beside a lamp.
    North Ford Bog
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  5. Hogsmeade Valley, Upper Hogsfield: Found inside a small building on a stool in the main room.
    Hogsmeade Valley
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  6. South Hogwarts Region, Aranshire: In a building afflicted by spiders, next to the stairs on a table.
    South Hogwart's Region
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  7. Lower Hogsfeild: Found beside the door immediately after entering a house uphill.
  8. Hogwarts Valley, BrocBurrow: Inside a house at the end of a grassy patch, by a separator.
    Hogwart's Valley
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  9. Hogwarts Valley, Keenbridge: At a building reached by following arrows and unlocking a door with a level one Alohomora spell.
  10. Feldcroft Region, Irondale: In a stone and straw building behind a counter in the kitchenette.
    Feldcroft Region
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  11. Marunweem Lake, Marunweem Area: Behind a counter in the first building past a broken-down boat.
    Marunweem Lake
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  12. Hogsmeade: In a building with a mint-green door, the statue is on a bedside table.

Getting Alohomora To Level 3 

Let’s take a look at how players can get to Alohomora Spell level 3 in Hogwart’s Legacy and see where the otehr statues are present. 


Hogsmeade One
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As for the next statue, players can find it when they head to Hogsmeade, and when you’re in there and crossing through a narrow street, you can head towards a building with two steps infront of it that you can climb over. 

  • The building can be recognized with the broken chair beside it, and you can enter the door after getting the level II lock unlocked. 

Hogsmeade Statue 2 

Hogsmeade 2
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As for the 14th statue, players can get it in Hogsmeade once again. The player’s destination needs to be the Hog’s Head, and you want to start running through the main street. 

  • As you reach the hog’s head, you can enter the building, and the item will be present in a room that is present behind the man in the room. 

Hogsmeade Statue 3 

Hogsmeade 3
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Yet another statue can be Hogsmeade; players want to head towards a building that is on the lower edge of the map, and it will also have a level 2 lock that players need to unlock. 

  • Players need to head up the stairs until they reach the very top, and the statue is on top of a Chester. 

Hogsmeade Statue 4 

Hogsmeade 4
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Yet another statue is present in Hogsmeade once again, and when you are on Upper High Street, you can run up the stairs that lead to a building that is present towards the right of the top of the steps. 

  • Head inside the building with the pattern on the door, head up the stairs till you reach the door with the level one lock at the top, and the statue is inside the room. 

Hogsmeade Statue 5 

Hogsmeade 5
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The 17th statue is once again present in Hogsmeade. From Spire Valley, start running down the main pathway until you encounter a building with a cart parked to the left of the door, and there is also a level one lock on the door. If you head up the stairs, you can find the statue. 

Hogsmeade Statue 6 

While in the same area, you are in Hogsmeade Square; if you want to read for a location called “Dervish Banges” you can head right into the building, and the statue is on a table in the main room. 

Other Statue Locations 

Now, when it comes to the rest of the statues that players need to get their hands on to get Alohomora Spell Level 3 in Hogwart’s Legacyb, they are as follows: 

  • Hogsmeade 
  • Hogsmeade 
  • Feldcroft Region, in Feldcroft. 
  • Manor Cape in Bainburgh 
  • Cragcroftshire in Cragcroft
  • Clock Tower Courtyard 
  • The Great Hall 
  • Divination Classroom 

Pre-Requisites To Main Quest 

Last but not least, let’s take a look at the quest that players will need to do to get the quest that grants players with the Hogwarts Legacy Alohomora Spell. 

The Path To Hogwarts 

With the first quest, the objectives are as follows: 

  • Players must follow the button prompts on their screen and then follow professor Fig. after that; they are to destroy a magical barrier and follow Fig again, after which they have to explore the bruins. 
  • Wake the goblin, and then continue to follow professor Fig, stay close to him, and discover the State’s Secret. Stay close to Professor Fig, after which you need to find him, and then activate the statues and find him again. 

Welcome To Hogwarts 

As for the second quest, the objectives are as follows: 

  • Get assigned to your Hogwarts house. 
  • Find your Room 
  • Introduce yourself to the students
  • Meet Weasley outside the room
  • Follow Weasley
  • Talk to Professor Fig. 

Charms Class

With charms class, the objectives are listed here: 

  • Attend Charms Class 
  • Learn the Accio Spell
  • Use Accio on one target 
  • Comete against Natsai in the 1st and second round. 
  • Speak with Ronen. 

Defense Against The Dark Arts Class 

For the next quest, players can find the objectives to be here: 

  • Attend Defense Against the Dark Arts Class
  • Learn the Levioso Spell 
  • Do a basic cast on the dummy 
  • Cast levioso and then a basic cast on the dummy. 
  • Duel against Sebastian
  • Speak with Sebastian. 

Weasley After Class 

For the Weasley After Class quest, there is really only one objective: 

Professor Ronen’s Assignment 

For the Professor Ronen’s Assignment, the objectives are like this: 

  • Collect the Flying page near the statue that is broken. 
  • Collect the Flying page in the tower of Defence Against The Dark Arts
  • Return back to professor Ronen. 

Welcome To Hogsmeade 

While going to Hogsmeade, players need to do these objectives: 

  • Meet Natty/Sebastian Near the entrance to Hogwarts. 
  • Follow them to Hogsmeade. 
  • Visiting Scrolls and Tomes 
  • Visit Ollivanders 
  • Visit J. Pippin’s potions. 
  • Visit the magic neep 
  • Meet Natty/Sebastian at the Town circle. 
  • Defend Hogsmeade. 
  • Repair Damage. 
  • Speak with the Shopkeeper 
  • Follow them to the Three Broomsticks 
  • Talk to Sebastian outside the area. 

The Locket’s Secret 

For this quest, there is only one objective which is to interact with Professor Fig. 

Professor Hecat’s Assignment 1 

Let’s take a look at the objectives that players need to do here: 

  • Report back to Professor Hecat
  • Win two rounds of Crossed Wands 
  • Prace spell combos 
  • Return back to professor Hecat. 
  • Learn the Incendio spell 

Secrets of The Restricted Section 

Moving on, let’s take a look at the Secrets of The Restricted Section quest: 

  • Talk to Professor Fig. 
  • Interact with Sebastian Sallow 
  • Go to the Central Hall when it is nighttime. 
  • Learn the Disillusionment spell. 
  • Sneak in the library. 
  • Get the key. 
  • Go into the Restricted Section. 
  • Find the book 
  • Search for the Secret 
  • Enter the Athenaeum 
  • Discover the secret of the Antechamber 

Tomes And Tribulations 

In this quest, players only need to give the book to Professor Fig. 

Herbology Class 

With the herbology Class quest, players are one step closer to getting their Alohomora Spell: 

  • Attend Herbology Class
  • Interact with Professor Garlick 
  • Plant Dittany Seeds 
  • Meet Leander Prewett 
  • Go to the other greenhouse 
  • Use a chomping cabbage on the target. 
  • Go back to Professor Garlick. 

Potions Class 

With the Potions Class, the objectives are as follows: 

  • Attend the class 
  • Collect the ingredients
  • Return to your station 
  • Brew up an Edurus Potion
  • Return back to Professor Sharp 

Other Quests 

As for the other quests, they are as follows: 

  • The Girl From Uagadou 
  • Trials of Merlin 
  • Ollivander’s Heirloom
  • Professor Hecat’s Assignment 2
  • Jackdaw’s Rest 
  • Flying Class 
  • The Room of Requirement
  • In the Shadow of the Undercrotft 
  • The Map Chamber
  • Percival Rackham’s Trial 
  • Beasts Class 
  • The Caretaker’s Lunar Lament 


And there we have it! All that players need to know about how to get the Alohomora Spell and with that, we will wrap up our Hogwarts Legacy Alohomora Spell guide! While you’re at it, you might want to read up on our Hogwarts Legacy Best Talents so that you can know which ones you should unlock and use first while being on your journey. If you want to know how you can increase up your gear slots, make sure to read our Hogwarts Legacy Increase Full Gear Slots

Why not check out our Hogwarts Legacy Flipendo Spell so that you can know what it’s overall uses are!

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