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“Very Cool Minature Display of the Circus Lot”
Review of The Ringling

The Ringling
Ranked #1 of 143 things to do in Sarasota
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Owner description: The Ringling is located in Sarasota, Florida and preserves the legacy of John and Mable Ringling. It is home to a Museum of Art, the historic Ca' d'Zan Mansion, Bayfront Gardens, an Art Library, the Circus Museums and the Historic Asolo Theater.
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Auburn Hills, Michigan
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75 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Very Cool Minature Display of the Circus Lot”
Reviewed 15 March 2012

This venue really has 3 attractions, the Circus Museum, Art Museum and the Ringling mansion. Plan to spend the whole day!

Visited March 2012
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Fribourg, Switzerland
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255 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
“Inefficient ticket office”
Reviewed 14 March 2012

Liked: European XV and XVI century art. Circus Museum.
Disliked: long and very slow queue to buy tickets

Visited March 2012
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Englewood, Florida
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280 reviews
162 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art is terrific!”
Reviewed 14 March 2012

We have joined this wonderful Museum ever since we moved here five years ago. The Art and entertainment are exceptional and the facilities could not be better. A real gem in so many ways - we recommend it to anyone who enjoys the best of art and theatre anywhere.

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Sarasota, Florida
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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“A gem - with something for everyone.”
Reviewed 14 March 2012

Could spend most of a day exploring here. The circus museum is a must see even for those who think they wouldn't be interested. Don't miss the contemporary
section in the art museum. For lunch, try Treviso restaurant.

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Venice, Florida
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Excellent”
Reviewed 13 March 2012

Beautiful place to visit in Sarasota. The museum tour alone is well worth the visit and price of admission.

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