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The '''Fat Lady's Corridor'''<ref>''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game)]]''</ref> is the seventh floor corridor containing the portrait of the [[Fat Lady]] that guards the entrance to [[Gryffindor Tower]]. The corridor is at least one turn away from the [[Grand Staircase]].<ref>''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film)]]''</ref> In the [[1993-1994 school year]], [[Security troll|security trolls]] were stationed here to protect the Fat Lady following the attack on her by [[Sirius Black]].
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{{Quote|At the very end of the corridor hung a portrait of a very fat woman in a pink silk dress.|Description|Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone}}
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The '''Fat Lady's Corridor'''<ref name="PAg"/> is a passage on the seventh-floor of [[Hogwarts Castle]], about five minutes away from the [[Divination corridor]],<ref name="PA16">''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban]]'' - Chapter 16</ref> and is accessible from the [[seventh-floor corridor]] and the [[North Wing]].<ref name="PAg"/> [[Classroom 7B|Classrooms 7B]] and [[Classroom 7C|7C]] are located off of the corridor.<ref name="PSg">''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game)]]''</ref> The corridor's [[Fat Lady|namesake]] hangs at the very end of the corridor,<ref name="End">"''At the very end of the corridor hung a portrait of a very fat woman in a pink silk dress.''" (''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone]]'' - Chapter 7)</ref> concealing the entrance to [[Gryffindor Tower]]. After [[Sirius Black]]'s attack on the Fat Lady, [[Cadogan]] took her place, and [[security troll]]s were later stationed there to protect her once she was returned.<ref name="Trolls">"'' A bunch of surly security trolls had been hired to guard her. They paced the corridor in a menacing group, talking in grunts and comparing the size of their clubs.''" (''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban]]'' - Chapter 14)</ref>
 
==Behind the scenes==
 
==Behind the scenes==
*In the [[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game)|first]] and [[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game)|second PC video game adaptations]] of the [[Harry Potter (book series)|first two ''Harry Potter'' books]] this corridor is located next to the [[Entrance Hall]], being a spiral stairway up to an area on which the Fat Lady's portrait is located. In the [[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game)|PC video game adaption]] of ''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban]]'' this corridor is located on the [[Grand Staircase]] [[Seventh Floor]] and is a square shape. On it's left side the Fat Lady's portrait is seen, on it's right is seen a small room in which a portrait of [[Leopoldina Smethwyck]] is seen.
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*In the [[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game)|first]] and [[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game)|second PC video game adaptations]] of the [[Harry Potter (book series)|first two ''Harry Potter'' books]] this corridor is located next to the [[Entrance Hall]], being a spiral stairway up to an area on which the Fat Lady's portrait is located. In the [[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game)|PC video game adaption]] of ''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban]]'' this corridor is located on the [[Grand Staircase]] seventh-floor and is a square shape. The Fat Lady's portrait is on the left-hand side, and on the right-hand side, there's a small room with a portrait of [[Leopoldina Smethwyck]].
*From the [[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (film)|film adaptation]] of ''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban]]'' onwards, the Fat Lady's portrait and the [[Gryffindor Tower|Gryffindor common room]] were not located in this corridor, instead being found directly on the Grand Staircase Seventh Floor.
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*From the [[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (film)|film adaptation]] of ''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban]]'' onwards, the Fat Lady's portrait and the [[Gryffindor Tower|Gryffindor common room]] were not located in this corridor, instead being found directly on the Grand Staircase seventh-floor.
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
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*''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone]]'' {{1st}}
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film)]]''
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film)]]''
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game)]]''
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game)]]''
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*''[[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets]]''
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game)]]''
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game)]]''
*''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game)]]''
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*''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban]]''
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*''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game)]]'' {{1st ID}}
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix]]''
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix]]''
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*''[[Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows]]''
 
*''[[LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4]]''
 
*''[[LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4]]''
 
*''[[LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7]]''
 
*''[[LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7]]''

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Fat Lady corridor PS 1
Fat Lady's Corridor
Location information
Location

Seventh-floor, Hogwarts Castle

Permanent residents
Affiliation

Hogwarts

"At the very end of the corridor hung a portrait of a very fat woman in a pink silk dress."
—Description[src]

The Fat Lady's Corridor[1] is a passage on the seventh-floor of Hogwarts Castle, about five minutes away from the Divination corridor,[2] and is accessible from the seventh-floor corridor and the North Wing.[1] Classrooms 7B and 7C are located off of the corridor.[3] The corridor's namesake hangs at the very end of the corridor,[4] concealing the entrance to Gryffindor Tower. After Sirius Black's attack on the Fat Lady, Cadogan took her place, and security trolls were later stationed there to protect her once she was returned.[5]

Behind the scenesEdit

AppearancesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game)
  2. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - Chapter 16
  3. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game)
  4. "At the very end of the corridor hung a portrait of a very fat woman in a pink silk dress." (Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - Chapter 7)
  5. " A bunch of surly security trolls had been hired to guard her. They paced the corridor in a menacing group, talking in grunts and comparing the size of their clubs." (Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - Chapter 14)


Hogwarts Castle
Locations on the seventh floor

Attic · Bean Challenge rooms · Classroom 7A · Classroom 7B · Classroom 7C · Dark Tower topmost cell · Disused bathroom · Divination Classroom · Fat Lady's Corridor · Filius Flitwick's office · Grumpy Staircase · Gryffindor Tower reading room · Gryffindor girls' staircase · Gryffindor Boys' Dormitory · Hall of Hexes · Knights' Room · North Wing · Porticus Olidus · Pungent Passage · Room of Requirement · Runic Corridor · Seventh Floor Corridor · Sybill Trelawney's office · Divination corridor · Staircase to the seventh-floor corridor

Portraits, statues and other artwork located on the seventh floor

Barnabas the Barmy · Bridget Wenlock · Sir Cadogan · Caged monkey · Edward Rabnott · Elephant · Elizabeth Burke · Fat Lady · Flowering almond trees · George von Rheticus · Giraffe · Godric Gryffindor · Healers · Hippopotamus · Journeying wizards · Lachlan the Lanky · Mother and baby · Oraclitus Spheer · Staring Portrait · Three young ladies · Tiger · Two lovers in a graveyard · Valeria Myriadd · Wailing Egyptians · Witch flying to the moon · Wizard in black flowing robes · Wizard in blue · Wizard with a broomstick · Wolfhound

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