Circus noun (ENTERTAINMENT) B1 [ C or S ] a group of travelling performers including acrobats (= people skilled in difficult physical movements) or those who work with trained animals, or a performance by such people usually in a large tent. The Cambridge English Dictionary
SITE STATUS 25-2-2024: New Posters added. The first 1900 of the old posters that since the site revamp were not showing are altered and visible again. The Soviet circus poster page as been altered to show all the USSR posters that are currently visible on this site. Before it only showed the first 200.
Current stats of the Collection Posters: 03292 in the Database (not all online yet) Postcards of circus buildings: 542 Circus books: 581
We are still scanning and adding items to this site. We are also in the process of revamping our circus poster section to enable a better user experience. This means that at the moment not every item is online or looking as it should be. Please bear with us as we need to manually check 3146 poster-items. Be sure to come back regularly to discover the most recent updates.
Once the poster section is back on track we will be continuing to add circus programmes.