Make your school trip to Blackpool amazing - from the heights of The Blackpool Tower Eye with breath-taking SkyWalk, to the depths of The Blackpool Tower Dungeon, you’ll be amazed at what’s going on in the resort! 

Use all the information on this page to custom design your own memorable school trip or liaise with our Education Manager on (01253) 629216 / 629206 or e-mail schoolsblackpool@merlinentertainments.biz 

NEW FOR 2018 - Comparing Towers from around the World lesson - Pupils can explore our 1:350 scale tower models from around the world and explore scale, fraction, ratio and proportion.

 

 

 

 

 

Reasons To Visit

Experience

  • Family type experiences
  • Happy life-long memories
  • Provides stimulus for writing, speaking and listening

Enrichment

  • Unique to The Blackpool Tower
  • Linked to National Curriculum
  • Suitable for all pupils ages + abilities

Rewards

  • Attendance
  • Behaviour
  • Star Workers
  • End of term trips

School trips have never been this good!

We have expanded our out of the classroom learning opportunities for 2018 with something for all ages and abilities.

Experience the Blackpool Tower

Experience the heights of The Blackpool Tower Eye with its breath-taking SkyWalk and 4D cinema and the depths of the scary yet funny Blackpool Tower Dungeon featuring amazing special effects and an incredible actor-led show. Don’t forget The Blackpool Tower Circus’ all-time favourites Mooky the Clown and Mr Boo still making audiences laugh and featuring amazing acts from all over the globe. Mooky and Mr Boo’s Circus Spectacular show will excite and delight! Jungle Jim’s Play area and the spectacular Blackpool Tower Ballroom complete the Tower’s 5 amazing attractions.

Click here to find out more about our attractions, our special school offers and events.

MAKING MEMORIES

OUR ATTRACTIONS ARE OPEN ALL YEAR ROUND! Looking for fantastic out-of-the classroom fun and first class learning experiences? Whether you are visiting to compliment a curriculum topic or just as a fun trip out of school, we have it covered. We now offer special discounted rates for school visits in January, May or September. Get in touch to discuss or book your trip with us via our Education Manager on (01253) 629216 / 629206 or e mail schoolsblackpool@merlinentertainments.biz *individual attraction opening times may vary throughout the year

  • Only £3.25 PER ATTRACTION (minimum of two attractions to be booked)
  • BOOK NOW ON: 01253 629206 / 629216 and quote "Making Memories"
  • One free teacher per 5 pupils (nursery/primary) per 10 students (secondary/college)
  • Why not add a curriculum session to your trip? Details listed below

The Blackpool Tower Circus Special School Shows

The Blackpool Tower Circus returns on Saturday 24th of March for an amazing new show! To celebrate the launch, we have announced 10 special school performances! Dates available: 23rd May / 20th June / 26th June / 27th June / 3rd July / 4th July / 10th July / 11th July / 17th July / 18th July SPECIAL SCHOOL SHOWS last 60 minutes From just £3.75 per pupil Why not combine a visit to the midday Circus with another attraction visit before or after the show? Please contact schoolsblackpool@merlinentertainments.biz for further details, availability and prices.

Visit information and resources

planning your visit

All the key information is here to help you plan and design your perfect out-of-the classroom learning experience

Attraction only visit

Our attraction prices

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Curriculum enrichment sessions - Primary

Details about our range of hour long practical and interactive lessons.

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Curriculum enrichment sessions - Primary 2

Details about our range of hour long practical and interactive lessons.

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Curriculum enrichment sessions - Secondary

Details about our range of hour long practical and interactive lessons.

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Curriculum enrichment sessions - Secondary and College

Details about our range of hour long practical and interactive lessons.

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Health and safety information

To help with your risk assessments

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School FAQs

Additional information about the Blackpool Tower attractions

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Code of conduct for schools

Guidance for pupil behaviour within our attractions

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School visit testimonials

Don’t take our word for it – here is a selection of feedback from past school visits

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After your visit

Once you have visited us, the learning doesn’t stop there! Our free downloadable resources will assist post-visit learning.

BTHWA Postcard Writing Plan (KS2)

Free downloadable lesson plan for recount writing

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BTHWA Postcard Writing Texts

Free downloadable differentiated resources

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BTHWA Information Writing Plan (KS2)

Free downloadable lesson plan for information writing

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BTHWA Information Writing Texts

Free downloadable differentiated resources

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BTHWA Narrative Writing Plan (KS3-4)

Free downloadable lesson plan for narrative writing

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BTHWA Narrative Writing Texts

Free downloadable differentiated resources

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Book Your Visit

Book your trip either by telephone or using the online booking form below.

To book, please call 0871 282 9235 (call charges apply)

For any further help or information, please contact our Education Manager on 01253 629216 or email us schoolsblackpool@merlinentertainments.biz

Finally, feel free to let me know how your visit went telling us if there is anything we did exceptionally well or aspects we could improve by clicking the link below,

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/JCQLZL6

For those who do give us feedback, you will be entered into a draw for you and your family to win a complimentary experience at one of our attractions.

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