Cirencester is a large market town located in the English county of Gloucestershire. As the largest town in the Cotswolds, it is the areas de-facto capital.
The highlight of Cirencester cultural attractions is the Corinium Museum, a collection of significant Roman sculptures, mosaics and other artefacts. Dating back to 200 BC, Cirencester’s Roman heritage is on full show at the exhibitions here, which focus on interactive learning.
St John the Baptist Church dates from 1117 and is a parish church inside a walled precinct that was originally an Augustinian monastery. Open to the public, this is one of the most impressive parish churches in the Cotswolds.
Cirencester residents are proud of the beautiful Cirencester Park, which is centred on a Grade II listed country house set amid lush, diverse gardens.