At Belarusian State Circus tour, see many different kinds of performances from water shows to aerial acrobatics, a hallmark of former Soviet countries, the new circus preserves the atmosphere of the old attraction. The Belarusian State Circus was erected in place of the original wooden building from 1930.
Watch The Mesmerizing Circus That Belarusian State CIrcus Has To Offer
1. The Circus
The best thing to do on your Belarusian State Circus tour is of course to watch the performance. However, unlike the Philharmonic or the Opera, the Circus' season continues year-round throughout the summer, and performances take place multiple times a week. Bring along the little ones and sit in awe as international dancers, acrobats, magicians, and trained animals of all sorts perform for the crowds. It is the only circus in the world adapted for all circus genres performances, as well as for concerts, sporting events, and keeping all types of animals including sea animals. Now the circus has the opportunity to conduct performances in different directions, so here you can see the exciting programs of aerial gymnasts, a show on the water, performances with trained animals and many others.
2. Take A Guided Tour
If you take a guided Belarus State Circus tour, you will have a unique opportunity to slightly open the circus veil and go to the backstage. On the excursion, you will be guided through the circus labyrinth - the place where every new circus story begins to be born. You will hear the history of the Belarusian Circus, visit the museum with collectible exhibits, learn the filling of the circus suitcase. Your attention will be offered to watch a movie about the circus performers. On top of that, you will get acquainted with the design of the circus arena, find out how many spectators can simultaneously take a circus for each performance, will be able to assess which places are most attractive for viewing the circus review, and see where the orchestra is located. Also, you will get acquainted with four-legged artists of the circus and find out what is included in their daily diet. Near the most liked conquerors of the arena you can make memorable photos.
3. The Architecture
After getting your Belarusian State Circus tickets and passes, you can see the beautiful architecture inside. Inside, the circus building underwent a thorough reconstruction. Now its interior is more like a classical theater, decorated with crystal, bronze sculpture, gilding, and bright carpets. Even without having a desire to visit the show, just go to the circus for an excursion. And at the same time visit the Circus Museum on the top floor of the building. Knowingly the Belarusian State Circus has the status of sights of Belarus.
How to Get Tickets?
You can purchase Belarusian State Circus tickets and passes online on kvitki.by. They also have 23 ticket offices located throughout Minsk, you can see the locations on the Circus' official website. You can also purchase the Belarusian State Circus tickets and passes at Cassa Circus located to the left of the main entrance to the circus. Please check the circus' website to see the schedules.
How To Get Around?
Belarusian State Circus tour can be enjoyed by walking. You can see the performances, take a tour in the building, or visit the museum upstair on foot. It is also located in the city center where you can walk to reach other attractions.
What Should I Wear?
Best Time to Visit
The best time to visit Belarusian State Circus is in the summer when a lot kinds of performances are playing. Always check their website to see the schedules before visiting.
Will I Need a Guide?
No, you can visit Belarusian State Circus without a guide. You can get all important informations before visiting on this webstie.
How To Get There?
Belarusian State Circus is located close to the Yanka Kupala or Veterans' House. It is located in the city center, most metro and bus line will pass this Circus. If your hotel is located in the city center, you can simply walk there.
The entrance to the building begins 45 minutes before the start of the presentation. Book your Belarusian State Circus tickets and passes in advance as they're likely sold out.