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Hippodrome Circus

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Excellent show!

What a great experience. We were surprised at the quality of the show. Colourful, loud... read more

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Pirates at Easter

What a great show! I have seen many cirque du soliel shows (in London & Vegas) and I probably... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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World Class Circus shows all year round. Easter Pirates adventure, Summer Spectacular featuring legendary Water Spectacular. Halloween Spooktacular show and Christmas Spectacular. One of only 3 purpose built circus buildings left in the entire...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
St. Georges Road, Great Yarmouth NR30 2EU, England
+44 1493 844172
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All reviews water show christmas show jack jay johnny mac second half pirate show great acts synchronised swimmers great family entertainment front row all ages top class old building swimming pool well worth a visit value for money great night
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great experience. We were surprised at the quality of the show. Colourful, loud, breathtaking and very funny. We will return.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank lorraineolivehouse
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a great show! I have seen many cirque du soliel shows (in London & Vegas) and I probably enjoyed this a lot more. It was amazing and kept us laughing throughout. The main actor was really funny and we enjoyed it so much. Some...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ad58
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great venue but dont expect to see what the pictures show, its half a circus ring made good use of by the acts the water spectacular well yes there's water but the only one that goes in it is the badie. The show is for...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Cheapo2
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to the pirate show on Easter Sunday and it was brilliant, the acts were amazing and it was very entertaining. We went as a group of 18 so had an age range from 3 to 60, and every single one of us thoroughly...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Would just like to share what a fantastic day we had at the hippodrome circus .I work in supported living and support four younger adults with disabilities . we booked bank holiday weekend on arrival rang the hippodrome as it was so busy and couldn’t...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing show. My son (16 year old not easily impressed) and I went to Pirate Easter Special show at Great Yarmouth last night and we were both blown away. Everything was fantastic the acrobatics made you gasp, the jokes made you laugh, the dancing impressed....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank criticalchick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pirate show @hippodromeGY is quite frankly one of the best things I’ve seen for yonks - great writing , fantastic effects , heart in your mouth tricks and a HUGE surprise at the end ! My family loved it and we’re a picky bunch...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank TellyBird
Reviewed 1 week ago

What can I say the Pirate show was amazing, the acts were great and even when it was clear things didn't quite go as planned they came back even better and made sure they carried on. Even the gags were great and Johnnie had me...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 4th years for me and my boys! We also took some friends along too! Once again it was amazing, the stunt acts were fab and the humour with the actors was fantastic!!! something for everyone! The Actors make each other laugh which...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Tracey W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been to see the Easter show, summer spectacular, Halloween show and Christmas show, all are equally as good and well worth the money, the Pirate show at Easter Time and the Halloween show are great shows whereas the Summer Spectacular and Christmas time shows...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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mehreen k
March 11, 2019|
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Response from AndyTArcher | Reviewed this property |
Probably not. Its very good but I am not sure that under threes would get the best from it
January 6, 2019|
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Response from ajh64 | Reviewed this property |
2 hours with a 15 minute interval half way through.
Charlotte K
December 22, 2018|
Response from doreenh891 | Reviewed this property |
We were sat on the east side in F 8 9 10 & 11 the sound box was on our right and the performers entered from the left we had two small children with us and it was fine hope this is of some help. Enjoy