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Hippodrome Circus

St Georges Road, Great Yarmouth NR30 2EU, England
+44 1493 844172
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Fantastic and Brilliant

I go with my family pretty much every year and it never gets boring. They put on an excellent show... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ben D
via mobile
BRILLIANT !!!!

While in Great Yarmouth came to see Pirates live , What a great place this is really old fashioned... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
richard c
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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St Georges Road, Great Yarmouth NR30 2EU, England
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+44 1493 844172
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I go with my family pretty much every year and it never gets boring. They put on an excellent show and I really would recommend it is great for all the family from my 87 year old grandfather to my 6 year old niece and...More

Thank Ben D
Reviewed 1 week ago

While in Great Yarmouth came to see Pirates live , What a great place this is really old fashioned in a nice way , friendly staff , brilliant set and the show was fantastic . The actors and performers really gave it their all,i cant...More

Thank richard c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic little place this is and what a brilliant show (we went to see the pirate show). It does not matter where you sit you are sure of a great view as the venue is only small. The oldies and the young enjoyed...More

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Establishment a bit run down. Needs refurbishing. Staff very hospitable and friendly. Circus show very good. Lasts about 2 hours. Clown car drives around Great Yarmouth advertising the venue.

Thank 1948foxylady68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been so many times to the hippodrome and to date it has never ever let me down! It's an amazing building very old a little bit dark with the aroma to go with it, but as soon as you enter the auditorium you...More

Thank alicebee_11
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Just watched the 4:30 showing of Pirates at the Hippodrome Yarmouth. Brilliantly fantastic, combining stage, water, good pirates and bad, trapeze, strong man and dance, comedy, oh no it's not, interactive entertainment for the young, old, and the not quite sure (parents like me). I...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

On a wet Easter Sunday a perfect way to spend a few hours First half fantastic, action packed. Well performed A sensible length break not even a cue for the toilets Second half probably not as good but still exciting and thrilling Downside to the...More

Thank kinkymod
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Went to see Pirates Live tonight and the whole family are thrilled. It was fantastic and im a bit sad as this is our first time and we have been missing out. The show is totally great from start to end, not one seconed were...More

Thank Trixywoo
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Steeply staggered seating means even the smallest children can have a great view. Good comedy, acts and overall show. Looking forward to our next visit.

Thank Melissa-Rollison
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Went to the pirate show last night and it was absolutely incredible. The 3 lead acts were funny and entertaining and had my children in stitches. And then the story tied in with some various circus acts which were remarkable to watch. We were front...More

Thank GarethThomson
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suebeardmore38@... C
Is the pirate show on every day? Will be visiting between Monday 17th April until Friday 21st.
14 April 2017|
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Response from TinyNorfolk | Reviewed this property |
Until the children go back to school I believe so then just the weekend after.
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toriandmattwanadoo
Do you have to pay for a two year old?
1 January 2017|
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Response from Sandy L | Reviewed this property |
if the child sits on your lap you dnt have to pay for them i took my 3 year old at the time and didn't pay as she didn't take up a seat.
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flobill2
do you have any dvd of any of the shows ,that a house bound oap can watch at home ????
15 December 2016|
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Response from SpringSteph | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately not, maybe you could contact the Hippodrome and ask them?
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