Spectacle and Wonder: The Circus Friends Association Archive

7 November 2016 - 2 April 2017

Spectacle and WonderThe National Fairground and Circus Archive is celebrating the donation of the Circus Friends Association Archive to the University of Sheffield.

The exhibition is dedicated to the memory of the late Malcom Clay, CFA’s archivist for many years. It showcases rare and important posters, handbills, programmes and archives from Britain’s leading twentieth century circuses, including Bertram Mills’, Billy Smart’s, Robert Brothers, Chipperfield’s, Fossett’s, and Blackpool Tower.


Monday to Thursday 9am—7pm Friday 10am—7pm Saturday 12—6pm (excluding holidays - for Christmas opening, please see Western Bank Library opening hours )

Email: exhibitions@sheffield.ac.uk Tel: 0114 222 7296

Disabled access and parking information or telephone the number above prior to your visit.

Location: Western Bank Library, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TN