Circus City Tour
$30 per person

The Greatest Show on Wheels!

Learn about the Circus Side of Sarasota with tour guide Bob Collins, visiting key city landmarks and hearing stories of the colorful cast of circus characters, showmen, and performers who called Sarasota home.

Meander through historic neighborhoods, learning about Sarasota’s singular circus history and viewing important places such as the Rosemary District, the Ringling Museum, Sarasota Jungle Gardens, Circus Arts Conservatory, and the Circus Ring of Fame on St. Armands Circle.

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED.

START TIMES Circus City Tours run from 1:00-2:30 PM on Wednesdays and some Saturdays.
DURATION 90 minutes in peak season.
DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION 1826 4th Street in Sarasota (behind The Breakfast House off Fruitville)
ARRIVING Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the tour leaves, to check in and visit our gift shop while you wait to board. Trolleys leave at your scheduled time. If you don’t arrive withing 5 minutes of departure time, we reserve the right to resell your ticket.
PARKING FREE shaded parking is available!
ACCESSIBILITY We have two trolleys that are wheelchair accessible but they may not always be available; if you need a wheelchair or are bringing a group of people who need a wheelchair lift or need to remain in their wheelchairs for the tour, please email tammy@discoversarasotatours.com.
THINGS TO NOTE This is a non-stop tour and you should expect to be seated for the whole trip. No coolers or personal alcohol are allowed on our tours.
CANCELLATION Book with confidence! We run tours as scheduled rain or shine. If you cancel in advance  or miss your tour and are able to take a future tour, we will do our best to accommodate you based on available space. However, all sales are final and we do not provide refunds for no-shows/tours you booked and missed. If we must cancel a tour for any reason, we will give you as much notice as possible and try to move you to another tour date, provide a gift certificate for a future tour or refund your ticket.

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