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Address: Fort Street, Bay Road Bank Street, Basseterre, St. Kitts
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The heart of Charlestown was modeled – and named – after London’s...

The heart of Charlestown was modeled – and named – after London’s Piccadilly Circus.

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Showing a little wear but interesting.

In the center of town across from the Museum, this is a traffic circle representation of Big Ben. Small shops and restaurants surround the town center. Tour and taxi operators... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

In the center of town across from the Museum, this is a traffic circle representation of Big Ben. Small shops and restaurants surround the town center. Tour and taxi operators abound there.

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Strathdon, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This once was a true centre, the collection of garish, seen on every Caribbean island tourist shops now built between the town and the cruise ship terminal detracts from what was a proud structure in pride of place. It remains fine as a feature, sad the surrounds have changed.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is where you see real culture of St Kitts. There is not much in the way of shops or sites that visitors would want to see but it does have the historic clock and at that round about is where you can also acquire a taxi. $12 to the Marriott in cash each way for a taxi.

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Bradenton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a nice place to see as it was fashioned after the bell tower and buildings of London. Nice stop.

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Arlington, Virginia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the old circus has been relieved of its centrality to Basseterre since the new cruise ship terminal was built and incoming visitors are no longer routed to the circus and the center of town

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

When walking around Basseterre, you will find this century+ old clock in the center of a traffic circle with government buildings around it. Take a couple of minutes to enjoy it and think of all the history this clock has seen.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Basseterre, capital of St Kitts, is a lively town with lots of people about and lots to see and do. It's also got a relaxed friendly atmosphere and felt safe to walk around. The Circus is one of the central points, not far from the cruise port, and its centrepiece is a green clock. It was apparently modelled on Big... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The downtown area of St Kitts is full of old buildings and interesting things to look at including this clock tower

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

While a good thing to see while in St. Kitts it is just a monument in the middle of a round about for cars. But, while driving around St. Kitts, it's impossible to miss, so take a quick picture :)

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Louisville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

This is a cool attraction to see if you walk into town. We arrived around lunch time so there were locals sitting around taking their lunch break and eating. We sat and watched the traffic as it whizzed around the "roundabout". It is sure fun to observe but, I would not like to actually drive anywhere near this area. Guess... More 

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