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Cirencester, Gloucestershire, Visitor & Tourism Guide



'Capital of the Cotswolds', Cirencester is the Cotswold District's largest town. Once Roman Britain's second city 'Corinium'. Corinium Museum towards the centre of town explores this past.

Other attractions include the Cirencester Roman Amphitheatre, the magnificent wool church of Cirencester St John the Baptist Church (sometimes known as the 'Cathedral of the Cotswolds') and the market square that this church dominates. See also the Abbey Grounds and Roman Town Wall.


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Cirencester St John the Baptist Church

Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

The 'Cathedral of the Cotswolds'. Largest parish church in Gloucestershire. Dates from the Saxon period...

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Corinium Museum

Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

Corinium was the Roman name for Cirencester. Corinium/Cirencester was Roman Britain's second city. Museum focuses on the Roman period. Includes material from the Neolithic to Victorian period...

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Cirencester Roman Amphitheatre

Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

One of the largest Roman ampitheatres in the UK. Built in the second century. Seating for 8000 people. Now a series of earthworks. Cirencester at the time was the second largest town in the UK, behind London...

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Riverside House, Gloucestershire
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 24; Rates: 48 - 105 Per Night

Riverside House offers modern and comfortable accommodation just 10 minutes' walk from the centre of the historic market town of Cirencester, also known as The Capital of the Cotswolds...

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Corinium Hotel & Restaurant, Cirencester
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 15; Rates: 55 - 119 Per Night

Situated in one of Cirencestera s oldest streets, this delightful, privately owned hotel and restaurant boasts an oasis of tranquillity just 5 minutesa walk from the town centre...

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Less than a mile away.

Rates: 19 - 55 Per Night

At Travelodge, we provide the essentials for a comfortable night's sleep whether you're on the road for business, enjoying a city break with friends or family or you just need a bed for the night....

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