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Trialed Watson Lifeboat Beach  Blackpool Tower Spring 1893 - History


On 14th May 1894 The Blackpool Tower opened to the world, with Sir John Bickerstaffe, a former mayor of Blackpool at the helm.

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Blackpool Tower Center

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For press information or filming and photography requests of The Blackpool Tower and its attractions.

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Blackpool Tower Portrait From Far

Funding Partners

A major £20m regeneration of The Blackpool Tower and Promenade was completed in 2011, developed by Blackpool Council in partnership with global visitor attractions operator, Merlin Entertainments.

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The Blackpool Tower

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If you have any queries regarding Blackpool Tower or any of our attractions and events please get in touch.

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