Attractions

Top Choice Museum in Cirencester

Corinium Museum

Most of this wonderful modern museum is, of course, dedicated to Cirencester’s Roman past; reconstructed rooms, videos and interactive displays bring the era to life. Among the highlights are some beautiful floor mo…
Church in Cirencester

St John the Baptist’s Church

One of England's largest parish churches, the cathedral-like St John's boasts an outstanding Perpendicular Gothic tower with flying buttresses (c 1400), plus a majestic three-storey south porch, built as an office i…
Arts Centre in Cirencester

New Brewery Arts

At this very central converted Victorian brewery, you can pop in to over a dozen craft studios and observe jewellers, sculptors, glass-blowers and so on at work. You can also see exhibitions in the main gallery and …
Archaeological Site in Cirencester

Amphitheatre

Very little now remains of Corinium (Roman Cirencester), but you can still admire the (very) grassed-over contours of one of the largest amphitheatres in the country, beside Bristol Rd on the western side of town. D…
Park in Cirencester

Cirencester Park

Unusually for a stately home, the mansion of the Earl of Bathurst sits right on the western edge of town, hidden by what’s said to be Britain’s tallest yew hedge. It’s off-limits to visitors, but the extensive lands…