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The Circus: Tours & Tickets

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The heart of Charlestown was modeled – and named – after London’s Piccadilly Circus.
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Bay Road Bank Street Fort Street, Basseterre, St. Kitts
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Reviewed July 7, 2019

Nice, marker in the middle of traffic circle- has some history behind it. Does get busy with cars going around it. Good foe a nice look and photo while walking around town

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 1, 2019

An important historical spot, but you don't really hear anything about it unless you are in St. Kitts. Most people just drive by it on the way to someplace else. Great photo ops.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed April 18, 2019

You can say you have been there done that if you drive by on a tour but frankly it just seems like a crowed shopping area jammed with traffic. If you really want to see this plan on walking the area.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank WillieMacfan
Reviewed April 15, 2019

It is crowded with traffic & people- saw it out the window of our car! The streets in town are small and crowded - so stopping is only if you are stopped in traffic! lol

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank hoss4twa
Reviewed April 8, 2019

The center of Basseterre is small and compact with some lovely Georgian and Victorian houses, especially around the Circus, a roundabout behind the National Museum. In the middle of it is one of the town's landmarks: the Thomas Berkeley Memorial, a green bronze fountain cum...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank saronic
Reviewed April 4, 2019

A very busy roundabout with a momument of a water fountain and a clock. This is now a popular meeting place and you can see people sitting on the platform taking in the ambience. Even saw locals selling drinks out of their vans right there....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

Like a mini Big Ben in the middle of the roundabout. We walked past on way to independence square. Water fountain in the middle of the monument if you need to cool off

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jofunkyfacepainter
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

This ornate town clock is modelled on Picadilly Circus, it is a Georgian structure with four faces and is a memorial to Thomas Berkely a local legislator and landowner.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bdon257
Reviewed February 10, 2019

This is "Little Ben". a short walk from cruise stop and worth a looksee. Lots of banks nearby if you need one too

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 8, 2019

The historic clock (the last one to survive) sits in the middle of of the new tourists orientated shops and the local's places. You should really explore the stores and some of the little shops beyond this clock up and around the streets. You will...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from Michael A K | Reviewed this property |
Eating out is a personal thing. There are a lot of different restaurants in and around Basseterre, St. Kitts, which do breakfasts and lunches. My wife and I had a wonderful inexpensive lunch at the Ballahoo Restaurant in the... More
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