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Afternoon of fun

What an amazing experience. Our first time seeing a circus and it did not disappoint. We got the... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Hassan A
Perfect afternoon

The setting is beautiful, the decor is traditional ...it is the perfect way to have a break and... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Frenchinvancouver
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Paris, France
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A small cast of magicians, clowns, trapeze artists and acrobats delight children with their imaginative acts in this 150-year-old amphitheater built during the reign of Napolean III.
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110 rue Amelot, 75011 Paris, France
Bastille / Oberkampf
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Poor. An expensive circus producing mostly terrible acts. The trapeze acts were good, yet the comedy was dry and would only be enjoyed by the youngest of viewers. The horses were dier and I didn’t come to this circus to watch a bird failing to...More

1  Thank Oliver M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

What an amazing experience. Our first time seeing a circus and it did not disappoint. We got the cheap seats on the back row which were only 10Euros each. The legroom and space to stand (and even dance) and the view was amazing! The variety...More

4  Thank Hassan A
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The setting is beautiful, the decor is traditional ...it is the perfect way to have a break and end up in a different world so don’ twait to buy your tickets! At the beginning of the game, lions and Tigers open the show and captivate...More

2  Thank Frenchinvancouver
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

What a fun thing to do with the whole family. It’s been a long time since we went to a circus and what a lovely time we had. Something for everyone. Old favourites (lions and tigers and horses) and new innovative acrobatic acts!! Old quaint...More

1  Thank Genevieve D
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I love the circus! This one did not disappoint although if I could ask for one more thing it would be more aerial acts and to sell chocolate at the food stall. With everything you could want... live orchestra, lions, clown, jugglers, Diablo, dancers... A...More

1  Thank Ozgals2010
Reviewed 6 September 2017

When I lived in Paris my french friend was friends with the Moulin Rouge ladies and she was able to get us tickets to Cirque d'Hiver....It was amazing. The people are so talented. The whole program is in French!!! Please do not miss this show....You...More

2  Thank Bothnerfamily
Reviewed 21 May 2017

One of the best and the oldest circus in Europe! Be sure you book the right location when reserving via the website as some shows are really far away from the Paris city. The circus owns its own building and is perhaps the only one...More

3  Thank Pulara
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Fun and happy. This is a show that adults will like as much as kids. My husband and I did. There are skilled musicians that bring the big top to life with a trained elephant family ponys and beautiful dancers that can and do a...More

3  Thank ialine
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We visited Paris this January and decided to take our 5-year-old girl to the circus. The building is old, squeaky floors and chairs, smell of animals, not much room for legs, BUT when performance started we forgot about everything! Amazing performance! My daughter and I...More

1  Thank Iaroslava B
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Thats a unique place to my mind. Is the best state circus in Europe, charming atmosphere, incredible shows, great lobby for a drinks, souvenirs and many more. I really love this place and recommending it everybody :)

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Bastille / Oberkampf
Bastille and Oberkampf are lively parts of town made
for entertainment. During the day rows of unassuming
bars welcome customers for a bite or a drink, but it’s
at night this area really comes to life. Students and
young professionals fill the busy bars around Bastille
and Oberkampf. At Place de la Bastille, crowds flock
to the Opéra Bastille in the evening and groups wait
for coveted tickets during the day. Towards
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ZinebB154
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Response from marifa47 | Reviewed this property |
je dirai à partir de 3ans cela commence à intéresser un enfant mais il faut savoir que selon l'enfant cela pourra lui sembler un peu long. Bon spectacle merveilleux
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