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The Circus

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Address: | At the convergence of Brock, Bennett, and Gay Streets, Bath, England
Phone Number: 01225466020
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Great buildings

Great buildings and architecture. Well worth a look. Visit with a walking tour for extra information about the builds.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Great buildings and architecture. Well worth a look. Visit with a walking tour for extra information about the builds.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really impressive to walk along this street myself -- even having seen it in so many different period films (especially some of the movies based on Jane Austen or her novels) -- seeing it in person was impressive. Film just doesn't capture the reality of these amazing buildings. A few were being renovated, but even that didn't detract from this... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As this is obviously a residential area, it provided a nice backdrop for a relaxing evenings walk in the summer sun after dinner, with stunning scenery

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A great sight to see if you are out on a walk. Get on a walking tour to learn more about the circus as the story behind it is very interesting.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I sat on a bench at the top of Gay Street just admiring the view down the steep street toward the center of town and the fine uniformly Georgian buildings all around the circus.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Circus is an impressive piece of Georgian architecture, and is in a remarkable condition considering its age. A must visit if you have more than a day in the city.

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't know this existed, before visiting Bath, as all media/advertising attention seems to be given to the Royal Crescent, yet this is so much more attractive and ornate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited 2016-08-21. The design in conjunction with the Royal Cresent is quite amazing. The 500+ symbolic carvings are truly amazing. There is a lot of masonic symbology. If in bath, you must visit.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What can you say about The Circus? Simply stunning! Love the big old tree in the centre on an island.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner at the Circus Restaurant. It is busy, so reservations are advised. I had pork loin over spinach and artichoke hearts with a wonderful sauce. My husband had John Dorry over lentils, a crab crumble (golden brown but very good) along with a side of potatoes, carrots and golden beets. The dishes were attractively presented and... More 

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