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The Circus is a sprawling circle comprising 3 curved segments of Grade I listed Georgian townhouses around a central garden. The 3-storeyed buildings have Doric, Ionic and Corinthian columns sequentially one above the other on the façade. The frieze of the Doric entablature has alternating triglyphs and pictorial emblems of serpents, acorns, nautical symbols, devices representing the arts and sciences, and masonic symbols. The Circus has been home to a several famous people over the years, such as artist Thomas Gainsborough and Prime Minister William Pitt.



About The Circus

 Bath, United Kingdom

The Circus and Nearby Attractions on Map

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Bath Tours from London

Bath Tours from London(0.2 km)
Bath is an elegant and historic Georgian city which lies an hour away from London.

Royal Victoria Park

Royal Victoria Park(0.7 km)
Victoria Park is Bath's largest park, sprawling over 57 acres of greenery in front of the Royal Crescent.

Roman Baths

Roman Baths(0.6 km)

Sydney Gardens

Sydney Gardens(1 km)
Sydney Gardens is the oldest pleasure garden in England, laid out in 1790 at the end of Great Pultney Street.

Bath Abbey

Bath Abbey(0.6 km)
The Abbey Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul is an Anglican church and a former Benedictine monastery that traces its origins back to the 8th century.

Herschel Museum of Astronomy

Herschel Museum of Astronomy(0.4 km)
The Herschel Museum of Astronomy is housed in a restored Georgian townhouse that was home to astronomer William Herschel, who discovered Uranus using a 7' reflecting telescope built in the attached workshop here in March 1781.

Holburne Museum

Holburne Museum(0.9 km)
The Holburne Museum in the Sydney Pleasure Gardens displays a collection of fine and decorative arts built around the bequest of Sir William Holburne to the city.

Parade Gardens

Parade Gardens(0.7 km)
The Parade Gardens in the heart of Bath overlooking the Avon river are delightful Victorian grounds with a bandstand and gorgeous floral displays in summer.

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