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Address: Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, England
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+44 1789 293127

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So what do I say? Walked and rode past it. Its interesting and fits in well with the spot. its a statue.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Elmira, New York

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This appears at the far end of Henley Street not far from the Moorcroft Centre which is a pedestrianised street.

Thank Kayhel2011
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11 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another lovely statue to look at. It is amazing how things are created but this is one that makes you laugh. A must see.

Thank Hilary C
Elmira, New York
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236 reviews
111 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So what do I say? Walked and rode past it. Its interesting and fits in well with the spot. its a statue.

Thank JohnandJaneS
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Love this statue at the top of Henley Street. It is so poignant of many of Shakespeare's jesters. It's a great photo opportunity and is a stunning creation too. If you go to Shakespeare's house, walk further up and visit this statue - it's well worth a visit but remember that: 'The fool doth think he is wise, but the... More 

Thank Newbridgers
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The whole area is themed with Shakespeare in mind obviously and this is a lovely statue not far from The Shakespeare Centre. There are many coffee shops around and this is an ideal area for tourists.

Thank Debby H
Buxton, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is a fun statue to look at, we also used it for navigating back to our hotel so useful in that respect. For the young and young at heart this is a Pokestop so very useful.

Thank 1984flower
Great Dunmow, United Kingdom
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234 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

A statue I did not see until Sunday when the streets are less crowded, perhaps not so prominent as it could be when the streets are quite full with tourists gathering in groups!

Thank Debbie H
Palm Springs, California
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60 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Jester is nothing more than the famous and highly photographed statue in honor of Shakespeare and Stratford-upon-Avon right in the heart of Henley Street near the Shakespeare Centre. It is a great place for a picture or two. It is also near the old style British mailboxes and telephone booths - but don't open the door to the telephone... More 

Thank mod-travellers
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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264 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Probaly one of the most photographed statues in Stratford, It is situated in Henley Street just a few meters from the Shakespeare centre. The pedestrian street is in the heart of the town

Thank 7458russn
Dorset, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

This made us laugh, even in the pouring rain. This is situated at the top of the busy and vibrant High Street. Buskers around. Lovely atmosphere:)

Thank michelle c

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