Circomedia Portland Square, Bristol

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Portland Square (grid reference ST594737) is a Grade I listed square in the St Paul's area of Bristol.
It was laid out in the early 18th century as one of Bristol's first suburbs. Built upon a flat area of ground its central focus of St. Paul's Church. Shortly after construction started a number of the builders involved in the project became bankrupt, leaving much of the Square unfinished.


A variety of Georgian architecture designed by Daniel Hague was designed for wealthy occupants, although some has since fallen into disrepair or been converted from residential occupation to offices. It is laid out around a central gardens. The gates and railings of which are a grade II listed building.
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  • This was my first time in Bristol, meeting up with my daughter who lives nearby. Out of a number of possible performances at Circomedia, I chose the "Taming the Wild" show. I was slightly...  more »
  • Went to Cabaret Paradiso here last night - Fantastic show at a really great venue The old church (no longer a church) is now the centre for developing performing circus arts - and hosts shows of the....  more »

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