The grandfather is a clown and even involves his great-grandson,
while the father, mother, sons, daughters, nieces, cousins, etc are all involved and
working as a rather large family, and all of the generations enrich each other with their
knowledge and have that same dedication to bring joy to all who may visit this remarkable
Paris is a very popular destination for circus acts from all over the world and this city
play host to the annual Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain, which is a show of young new
circus talent and there are often temporary circuses set up here. But there are two
well-known permanent circuses that include the historic Cirque d'Hiver Bouglione and the Cirque
Diana Moreno Bormann, which is the largest animal circus in Paris.
At the Cirque Diana Moreno Bormann even the animals are treated as family members and from
the tame Bengal tigers to doves, zebras through to dogs, camels through to snakes and
ponies through to yaks, you will get to see a show like no other.
The entrance is welcoming, the seats are comfortable and the visibility is great whether
you are in the stalls or near the back and the show is jam packed full of excitement that
does not stop from the minute it starts to the time it finishes and you will bring your
children away full of awe.
The Cirque Diana Moreno Bormann is situated in the 19th arrondissement of Paris and holds
a show at 3pm on a Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday and if it is your birthday when you go,
then you will even get a mention to make the day even more special.
The circus also conducts visits of its wings and workshops, which start in the morning
where you are told about installing and dismantling different equipment, makeup, how to
set up props, etc. Also you can visit the animals and learn about how they are fed and
trained, etc. Then it is time for lunch and afterwards there is time to play around before
getting into your seats ready for the show to begin. Obviously, these have to be
booked in advance, but it can be a most fascinating and incredible experience.
The traditional circus is still very much alive in Paris and the Diana Moreno-Bormann
Circus is everything a circus should be from the entertaining to the thrilling and the
traditional values of a family-run business who transmit their skills from generation to
So what are you waiting for? Get to the circus and join in with this tradition of fun that
has enthralled thousands for many years.
Address & Contact Details:
112 Rue de la Haie Coq
Telephone: 1 64 05 36 25
Fax: 1 64 05 85 86
Mobile: 06 10 71 83 50