Circus 1903 2

Sensational puppetry from the award-winning team behind War Horse puts elephants back in the ring as never seen before, alongside a huge cast of the most unique, jaw-dropping and dangerous acts from a


The Southbank Centre, London, United Kingdom

Circus 1903 2

Sensational puppetry from the award-winning team behind War Horse puts elephants back in the ring as never seen before, alongside a huge cast of the most unique, jaw-dropping and dangerous acts from a


The Southbank Centre, London, United Kingdom

What you need to know

Experience all the thrills and daredevil entertainment of a turn-of-the-century circus when CIRCUS 1903 returns to the Southbank Centre this Christmas with new acts for 2019 including the Brazilian Wheel of Death.
Sensational puppetry from the award-winning team behind War Horse puts elephants back in the ring as never seen before, alongside a huge cast of the most unique, jaw-dropping and dangerous acts from all four corners of the globe. From strong men to contortionists, acrobats to musicians, knife throwers and much more, CIRCUS 1903 will amaze, captivate, and transport audiences of all ages to the mesmerising Golden Age of circus.
CIRCUS 1903 is in town for three weeks only. Book now to avoid disappointment!

Location

The Southbank Centre
Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX United Kingdom

Travel by tube

Waterloo (Northern, Bakerloo, Jubilee and Waterloo & City lines) is a five minute walk. Embankment (District & Circle lines) is a seven minute walk.

Travel by bus

Routes 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 243, 521, N1, N68, N171 and N343 stop on Waterloo Bridge (two minute walk). Routes 76, 77, 211, 341, 381, 507, N381 and N76 stop on York Road (five minute walk).

Travel by train

The nearest stations are Waterloo, Waterloo East, Charing Cross and Blackfriars.

Check before you travel at nationalrail.co.uk

There are four Blue Badge parking spaces available for visitors located on the Queen Elizabeth Hall slip road off Belvedere Road (between Royal Festival Hall and Hayward Gallery). Spaces are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis, and use of them is free. You are required to display your Blue Badge as you enter the site and vehicles that do not display a Blue Badge are refused entry.

Free parking in the National Theatre car park and APCOA Cornwall Road Car Park is available to Blue Badge holders visiting Southbank Centre. Please note: on Sunday when the National Theatre building is closed there is no step-free access from the car park.

More about parking, facilities & access

Alternatively, YourParkingSpace.co.uk connects drivers with parking space owners to pre-book parking near Southbank Centre. Southbank Centre visitors can redeem the discount code ‘SOUTHBANKCENTRE20’ to obtain a 20% discount on their website. Please contact YourParkingSpace for any issues or enquiries.


Visit yourparkingspace

(Please note, Southbank Centre does not endorse and is not connected in any way to the website above and is not responsible for the content on their website.) 


Congestion Charge

Southbank Centre is inside the congestion charge zone and the ULEZ. The daily charge applies between 7am – 10pm, every day, except Christmas Day (25 December).


Find out more about congestion charge

Coach

Coach bays for free drop off and collection only are available by the London Eye (pre-booked spaces only), on the Upper Ground Slip Road off Waterloo Road behind the National Theatre and on the slip road opposite the National Theatre leading up to Waterloo Bridge.


For more long stay or drop off/pick up bays along London’s South Bank check the TfL website.

Get information from coach river

1st4coaches offers a 20% discount to groups visiting Southbank Centre if you book using the code SBGE09. Telephone on 0800 193 3400 to book.