Circus World

550 Water St.
Baraboo, WI 53913- Map It
(608) 356-8341

AAA Editor Notes

Circus World, 550 Water St., preserves the original winter quarters of the Ringling Brothers and celebrates the history of the American circus. Summer programs feature big-top circus performances, concerts, circus animals, hands-on programs and exhibits, including what is described as the world's largest collection of hand-carved circus parade wagons. In the summer, the Tristan Crist Illusion Show takes place twice daily and a giant screen theater features circus films. Food is available mid-May to early September. Guided tours are available. Food is available. Time: Allow 4 hours minimum.
mid-May to late Aug. $19.95; $17.95 (ages 65+); $9.95 (ages 5-11). Admission rest of year $9.95; $8.95 (ages 65+); $4.95(ages 5-11).
Hours: Daily 9-5, late May-late Aug.; daily 10-4, early Sept.-late Oct.; Sat.-Sun. 10-4, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.