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A lovely historic site

A really great place to see. Clear information boards telling you the history and explaining the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kimberly W
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Nice short step back 2,000 years

Sure it needs some imagination but the kids enjoyed performing whilst we watched from the grass... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Richard F
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A really great place to see. Clear information boards telling you the history and explaining the construction of the amphitheatre. A nice place to walk if nothing else

Thank Kimberly W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sure it needs some imagination but the kids enjoyed performing whilst we watched from the grass bank ‘seating’. A bit more historic info would be useful.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was disappointed but maybe I was expecting too much. Its basically a hill shaped as a basin ie an ampitheatre. No excavations, just grass. Its not easy to find either due to Cirencester's one way system . You can approach it via the ring...More

Thank Charlesandjo
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The children loved the walk through the cool woods to the Amphitheatre. They were interested to read all about it and to climb up the banks.

Thank MangoSpain
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Easy to find on the edge of the town of Cirencester and a large enough car park, its a very short walk to the obelisk, to get a view of the surrounding area and then follow the boarded stairway around and down to the amphitheatre....More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

It's a bit of history on our doorstep Not worth going out of your way to get there. Pity council don't know how to look after it or do more with it

Thank sj095a
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Took a diversion to get to the ampitheatre and were a little disappointed to be honest. Not very informative regarding the history of the structure considering it's previous use.

1  Thank 55drolfe
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This particular amphitheatre would have seated 8,000 people, according to the small plaque of blurb. It is truly a large site, but you need a good imagination as the grassy mounds are all that is left to see. It is obviously a great place to...More

1  Thank Kaz565
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

A short walk up some steps on a gravel path gives a view of the grassy mounds from the outside of the amphitheatre. Further on the gravel path ends and the inner banks of the whole amphitheatre is in view. The illustrated information point shows...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Not much to see, but the information plaques are really interesting so you can easily imagine seeing the theatre there. Worth a visit

Thank NormantheOld
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