Hippodrome Circus
Hippodrome Circus
5
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sunday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
About
World Class Circus shows all year round. Easter Pirates adventure, Summer Spectacular featuring legendary Water Spectacular. Halloween Spooktacular show and Christmas Spectacular. One of only 3 purpose built circus buildings left in the entire world, with original sinking ring feature. Built in 1903
Duration: 1-2 hours
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  • Flyer48862871585
    Hampshire, United Kingdom9 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Believe your eyes
    Seeing is believing with the circus, the motor bikes that we wanted to see are brilliant and are there until September. You will wonder how they managed to change the ring into a deep swimming pool. All acts were very good, so pleased we went to see this circus.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 14 July 2023
  • Karen R
    United Kingdom1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great show
    Wow , what a show ,great atmosphere, seats comfortable and great view wherever you sat. Every act was great and exciting , and being of a certain age we got a discount on price . Adjoining cafe also great done a lovely cappuccino . Staff friendly. If ever back in Yarmouth definitely go again
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 15 July 2023
  • Hayley P
    London, United Kingdom13 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Don’t miss the bike show it was amazing !!!!!
    This my first time to see the show. And it was well worth the money . Although if you look around you can find vouchers!! Two of the acts stick out more than the others The Juggler and the bikes . The juggler is really good But The Bike show you must see !!!!!! It is hold on to your seat amazing 😍
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 18 July 2023
  • Andy Adamson
    London, United Kingdom52 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Unique Circus Event
    So much better than we expected. The venue is a beautiful 1903 purpose built circus and it's key feature is the floor dropping halfway through the show to create a large pool. The acts were universally excellent: jugglers, acrobats, dancers and synchronized swimmers. The highlight is a cage of death experience with 4 stunt motorbike riders moving at great speed in a small steel cocoon. Incredible and brilliant value at about £25 per head
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 22 July 2023
  • Elaine S
    Salisbury, United Kingdom25 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Amazing experience
    We have been coming here for a number of years now, but this show never ceases to amaze. A thoroughly professional and entertaining show; nerve wracking and at times spine tingling circus acts. Good, clean, professional fun for kids and adults, I even enjoyed getting soaked! Last night the daredevil motorcycle riders were awesome and had me biting my nails, I still can't believe what they managed to do. An excellent show, excellent value for money and thank you to all involved, well worth a visit!
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 22 July 2023
  • leoElyCambs
    Ely, United Kingdom130 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Top night out in Yarmouth
    A fantastic night's entertainment and fun for the whole family ,top acts from around the world, the motorbikes in the cage are amazing a must see . Good value for money and wherever ever you sit, you will see. Stunning lazer show . A brilliant night out
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 23 July 2023
  • Annette M
    7 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Brilliant Show!
    GREAT FAMILY SHOW! stunning acts, funny, original- a must go for Norfolk people and visitors. water stage amazing, wall of death motor bike act I've never seen before- 5 bikes racing round inside a sphere!
    Visited July 2023
    Written 24 July 2023
  • cassie-hippolugs
    Norfolk, United Kingdom22 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Amazing entertainment for all ages!
    I love this place. Great talent, amazing atmosphere, fun for all the family and the water spectacular is amazing no matter how many times you see it. I remember coming with the school back in the day and still love it as much now. Johnny Mac is so funny, great fun. 😊👍
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 24 July 2023
  • simon n
    Dover, United Kingdom644 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Fun night out
    Fun evening. A couple of the acts were a bit repetitive, but a reasonable variety, and for me the highlight was the bike act - which was superb. Hosts were also very funny. Drinks reasonably priced. Definitely recommended for a family night out.
    Visited July 2023
    Written 25 July 2023
  • Diane M
    3 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    An absolute must see
    An absolute must! We were left gobsmacked by the circus and water spectacular. It was our first visit to the Hippodrome, but won’t be our last. Not to give too much away as a spoiler, out favourite acts were the globe of death and the water spectacular. We’ve never seen anything like it. Definitely worth the money, without hesitation.
    Visited July 2023
    Written 26 July 2023
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Holja
London, UK184 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2024 • Family
Absolutely lived this event. It’s exactly the sort of venue that Britain should be supporting to extend its heritage. The last permanent indoor circus in UK (someone correct me if wrong) and one of only 4/5 such venues in the world that has the water stage in this way.

Loved the mix of events held and the nod towards modernising traditional acts.

Also the staff and own of the owner’s family treating people on the way out also showed a personal touch that don’t get with larger venues.

Highlight of Great Yarmouth for me and my kids.
Written 14 July 2024
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Claire
25 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2024 • Friends
A must when visiting Gt Yarmouth!
Group of 13 of us ranging from 78 years old down to 9.
We absolutely loved it & worth every pound! Would come again…
Written 11 July 2024
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Nina N
13 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Family
What amazing acts and so talented!

Very difficult to pin point a favourite.

How did I not know this circus and building was here , when I have lived so long in a near by town.

Brilliant night . Well done everyone ☺️
Written 21 May 2024
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Michelle K
12 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Family
What a joy this was a really great night.
Have not been since a child but will definitely be going back more frequently

Thanks to all the staff and entertainment a joy from walking through the doors till out again
Written 25 April 2024
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DixeyFamily
Norwich, UK5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Couples
These boys and girls work hard. They are all so professional but this doesn't stop them having a great time, with such a fine show we couldn't fail to enjoy it hugely. We were expecting some use of the pool but the acts were so good it didn't matter. There's always the summer show for that. Actually we could go for my 69th birthday!
Written 14 April 2024
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jacqui43
Spalding, UK711 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Couples
We have always wanted to visit this circus so when we did it did not disappoint as it was fabulous. The building is very historic with an amazing ambience, From the dancers to the acrobats, they were truly amazing and so talented. Our seats were on the side but near the front so we could see everything. The two resident comedians were brilliant and so funny. We will definitely be back.
Written 14 April 2024
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lyn m
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Family
We went to the christmas show and have just been to pirates show it is fantastic the best family venue for such a reasonable price well done all of you
Written 14 April 2024
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The hatter
Norwich, UK859 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Friends
What can I say, except wow thank for the most amazing show, from start to finish it was filled with the most amazing circus acrobats and other artists, perfectly mixed with the story for good versus evil pirates and a few jokes in the style of pantomime, a perfect mix and balance of all three. Certainly worth the ticket price, when you see how many cats they have and how hard they work.
And if you have time after, I’d also recommend a tour of the museum.
Written 7 April 2024
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Karen C
Norwich, UK42 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Family
Our first visit and not our last. I was amazed by the skill and talent of these people, the juggling was just unreal such skill. So many fantastic acts too many to mention. There is something for all ages. Before we visited I thought £30 for our front row seats was quite a lot, but having watched the show I feel it’s very good value. Spacious legroom and literally all seats have a fantastic view. My grandson can't wait to return for the Halloween show.
Written 5 April 2024
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BecHarv
12 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Family
Incredible show. From the moment we arrived staff were so welcoming and friendly. The show was spectacular, funny and heart warming. A special mention to the young guy in the sound booth who went above and beyond. He noticed my daughter was struggling with the noise level and got some ear defenders sent up for her. It made our evening as meant she enjoyed the show. We can't thank you enough. Highly recommend.
Written 31 March 2024
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