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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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This venue is gorgeous!! I have been a few times but it never loses its wow factor!! Incredible for photos!!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Stephanie M
Bath, United Kingdom
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Bath, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This venue is gorgeous!! I have been a few times but it never loses its wow factor!! Incredible for photos!!!

Thank Stephanie M
Gosport, United Kingdom
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308 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are walking from the centre of Bath to the Crescent you will pass this & several others that look similar. Might be better for photo opportunities here than the crescent with all the tourists.

Thank Wendyonthesouthcoast
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just nearby to the Royal Crescent is the Circus. This is a circle of houses – all Grade I listed buildings – and looks very impressive. In the centre is a little garden with an old tree. It really is an amazing view when you stand in the middle of the circle and turn your head to see the beautiful... More 

Thank Mazmannan
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Each year we travel to Bath on Sundays! At 14.00 at the pump room starts guided tour! Each tour new information appears! Under the trees there was a water source for this houses only. Do you know why acorns on top of the building? We do :) after the guided walk!

Thank Daria M
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The Circus does not take long to see, and there are no buildings to visit, but it is a must see in Bath. Best done as part of a walk taking in the Royal Crescent. We stayed in a house just up the hill, so we were spoiled with regular visits!

Thank Andy S
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79 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the first circular residential development in England and important because it inspired so many others. If you like historic architecture and have a historic imagination you will enjoy the visit. If you don't - well, then you're just walking along somone else's residential street.

Thank ONParker
Petersfield, United Kingdom
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306 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't realised just how rounded this Circus was. You need to see it to believe the wonderful achitecture. If you are in Bath then make sure you visit The Circus.

Thank Mike G
Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This needs to be walked around . Look at the frieze above the doors and see the images of Freemasonry items. Admire these classic examples of Doric, Ionic and Coriinthian columns. Enjoy the story of Bladud, prince become swineherd, the pigs whose bathing in the hot springs helped him to heal of his skin disease and regain his rightful place... More 

Thank Ben E
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a round road crossing. All the buildings were round. It's not far from the city centre. Worth a visit if you have time.

Thank Bingshan
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were told at the hotel it was worth visiting. A short walk in a beautiful cold sunny Friday. Majestic trees and a very peculiar arrangement of what initially look at identical properties. It was interesting to se how small details in the lower floors made each one slightly different. Y was going to run a series of pictures to... More 

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