The Blackpool Tower

What's at The Blackpool Tower

Built in 1894, The Blackpool Tower is one of Britain’s best loved landmarks.

Today it hosts 5 of Blackpool’s premier attractions. Visit as many or as few as you wish, or enjoy one of the our numerous special events.

Of course everyone who comes to Blackpool wants to experience the iconic viewing platform of The Blackpool Tower Eye, but that’s not all we offer. Come and visit all 5 of our attractions for a perfect fun packed day, short break or holiday.

Tower Eye at Sunset

Tower Eye at Sunset

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Our 5 Attractions

Our Combination Tickets give you 90 days to plan a visit to each of our attractions. Even if you're not going to visit them all, it's often the cheapest ticket even just visiting 3 or more attractions.

The more you see the more you save. Check out our ticket prices.

Special events

February 2017

Showzam! Carnival Ball

11th February 2017

Showzam! wouldn’t be the same without the flamboyant Carnival Ball. The Ball triumphantly returns to the world famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom on Saturday 11 February with a Mardi Gras theme; dress code for the evening is glamorous and sexy. .

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Philip Hurst Presents: The Valentine's Dance

18th February 2017

Philip Hurst is back again at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom. A 50/50 social dance evening featuring Ballroom, Latin and Popular Sequence. Held in the magnificent Blackpool Tower Ballroom with beautifully decorated candle lit tables. With an amazing demonstration and music throughout the evening. Hosted by Philip Hurst, who has presented more than 20 sold out dances at the Tower.

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Salsa in The Blackpool Tower Ballroom

25th February 2017

4 The Love of Dance returns with an evening of dance lessons and social dancing in the beautiful world famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom.

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March 2017

Gin Festival Blackpool

10th - 11th March 2017

Gin Festival make their first visit to Blackpool with over 100 gins, masterclasses from industry experts and live music.

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April 2017

Philip Hurst Presents: The Spring Dance

8th April 2017

Philip Hurst is back again at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom. A 50/50 social dance evening featuring Ballroom, Latin and Popular Sequence. Held in the magnificent Blackpool Tower Ballroom with beautifully decorated candle lit tables. With an amazing demonstration and music throughout the evening. Hosted by Philip Hurst, who has presented more than 20 sold out dances at the Tower.

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The Spring Saver Northern Soul and Motown Weekender

28th - 30th April 2017

With a top DJ line up and 26 hours of fabulous Northern Soul dancing over three days.

Our bank holiday event takes place in the Tower ballroom and is hosted by a top line-up of DJs bringing back memories from The Mecca, The Wheel and Wigan Casino!

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May 2017

Northern Soul Whit Bank Holiday All Dayer 2017

28th May 2017

A great way to spend your bank holiday Sunday with our Northern Soul and Motown classics session in the Tower Ballroom

Blackpool Tower loves Northern Soul, and Northern Soul loves the Blackpool Tower too!

Relive the greatest hits of Northern Soul , 60s soul and Motown in the Tower Ballroom to complete a great bank holiday Sunday in the resort . 7 hours of non-stop dancing action!

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Richard Searling


June 2017

Phil Kelsall's 40th Anniversary Concert

18th June 2017

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom is home to what must be the most famous and most played Wurlitzer organ in the world and Phil Kelsall has now amazingly completed his 40th year, presiding at the Wurlitzer as principal resident organist. 

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July 2017

Northern Soul Summertime Soul Party 2017

15th July 2017

Our annual summertime soul party celebrates the best in 60s and 70s soul plus all the best in Northern Soul and Motown.

A great way to spend your Saturday night in the world-famous surroundings of the Blackpool Tower Ballroom dancing to the music you grew up with and which we still love so much today!

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August 2017

Philip Hurst Presents: The Summer Dance

12th August 2017

Philip Hurst is back again at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom. A 50/50 social dance evening featuring Ballroom, Latin and Popular Sequence. Held in the magnificent Blackpool Tower Ballroom with beautifully decorated candle lit tables. With an amazing demonstration and music throughout the evening. Hosted by Philip Hurst, who has presented more than 20 sold out dances at the Tower.

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October 2017

Philip Hurst Presents: The Autumn Dance

14th October 2017

Philip Hurst is back again at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom. A 50/50 social dance evening featuring Ballroom, Latin and Popular Sequence. Held in the magnificent Blackpool Tower Ballroom with beautifully decorated candle lit tables. With an amazing demonstration and music throughout the evening. Hosted by Philip Hurst, who has presented more than 20 sold out dances at the Tower.

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