View of the Blackpool Tower at Night

Opening Times at The Blackpool Tower

The Blackpool Tower building opens from 10am throughout the year. Read on for details about each of the attractions.

There are plenty of experiences on offer at The Blackpool Tower to ensure you have an unparalleled Blackpool experience. To keep you going, refuel in our gourmet Burger Kitchen and then relax on the sea-view terrace whilst you decide what to do next.

Guests can explore this stunning building free of charge, including access to the Intergalactic Games Zone and terrace views.

The Red Tower

The Red Tower

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Eye

Open from 10am*

Sunday 20th November - Friday 16th December 2016 

  • Monday & Friday: Closed 
  • Tuesday, Wedenesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday: Last Admission 4.45pm

Saturday 17th December 2016 - Sunday 8th January 2017 

  • Last Admissions 4:45pm 
  • 19th December: Closed 
  • 25th December: Closed 

Monday 9th January - Friday 10th February 2017 

  • Monday - Friday: Closed 
  • Saturday - Sunday: Last Admission 4:45pm 

Saturday 11th - Sunday 20th February 2017 

  • Last Admission 4:45pm 

Monday 20th February - Friday 10th March 2017 

  • Monday - Friday: Closed 
  • Saturday - Sunday: Last Admission 4:45pm 

Saturday 11th March - Sunday 24th March 2017 

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday: Last Admission 4:45pm 
  • Monday & Friday: Closed 

Saturday 25th March - Sunday 31st March 2017

  • Last Admission 4:45pm 

4D cinema shows run every half hour throughout the week.

The Blackpool Tower Eye is open subject to weather conditions. Please note that if you cannot visit the Eye due to weather closure on your pre-booked day there is no refund as the ticket is valid for 90 days.

Circus

The Blackpool Tower Pantomime – Jack and the Beanstalk runs from 26th November 2016

Pantomime Show Times

The Blackpool Tower Pantomime Show Times
Day Date Time
Saturday 26 November 2.30pm
Sunday 27 November 2.30pm
Monday 28 November No Show
Tuesday 29 November No Show
Wednesday 30 November No Show
Thursday 1 December No Show
Friday 2 December No Show
Saturday 3 December 2.30pm
Sunday 4 December 2.30pm
Monday 5 December No Show
Tuesday* 6 December 12pm
Wednesday* 7 December 12pm
Thursday 8 December No Show
Friday 9 December No Show
Saturday 10 December 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 11 December 2.30pm
Monday 12 December No Show
Tuesday* 13 December 12pm
Wednesday* 14 December 12pm
Thursday 15 December No Show
Friday 16 December No Show
Saturday 17 December 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 18 December 2.30pm
Monday 19 December No Show
Tuesday* 20 December 12pm
Wednesday* 21 December 12pm
Thursday 22 December No Show
Friday 23 December No Show
Saturday 24 December 2.30pm
Sunday 25 December No Show
Monday 26 December 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 27 December 1pm / 4pm
Wednesday 28 December 1pm / 4pm
Thursday 29 December 1pm / 4pm
Friday 30 December 2.30pm
Saturday 31 December 2.30pm
Sunday 1 January 2017 1pm / 4pm
Monday 2 January 2017 2.30pm
Tuesday 3 January 2017 2.30pm
Wednesday 4 January 2017 2.30pm
Thursday 5 January 2017 2.30pm
Friday 6 January 2017 No Show
Saturday 7 January 2017 2.30pm
Sunday 8 January 2017 2.30pm
Monday 9 January 2017 No Show
Tuesday 10 January 2017 No Show
Wednesday 11 January 2017 No Show
Thursday 12 January 2017 No Show
Friday 13 January 2017 No Show
Saturday 14 January 2017 2.30pm
Sunday 15 January 2017 2.30pm
Monday 16 January 2017 No Show
Tuesday 17 January 2017 No Show
Wednesday 18 January 2017 No Show
Thursday 19 January 2017 No Show
Friday 20 January 2017 No Show
Saturday 21 January 2017 2.30pm
Sunday 22 January 2017 2.30pm

*school shows – limited number of public tickets available

Circus Panto


Ballroom

Our opening times are below, along with which organist is playing.

November Opening Times

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom Organ Rota - November
Day Date Open Times 10-10.30 10.30-11.30 11.30-12.30 12.30-1.30 1.30-2.30 2.30-3.30 3.30-4.30 4.30-5.00 Evening
Tuesday 01/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM DL JB DL JB DL JB BGM  
Wednesday 02/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Thursday 03/11/16 10am - 4pm BGM JB 10-11 CH 11-12 JB 12-1 CH 1-2 JB 2-3 CH 3-4    
Friday 04/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Saturday 05/11/16 10am – 4pm BGM CH 10-11 MA 11-12 CH 12-1 MA 1-2 CH 2-3 MA 3-4 BGM  
Sunday 06/11/16 Closed Closed
Monday 07/11/16 Closed Closed
Tuesday 08/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM JB DL JB DL JB DL BGM  
Wednesday 09/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Thursday 10/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Friday 11/11/16 Closed Closed
Saturday 12/11/16 Closed Closed
Sunday 13/11/16 Closed Closed
Monday 14/11/16 Closed Closed
Tuesday 15/11/16 Closed Closed
Wednesday 16/11/16 Closed Closed
Thursday 17/11/16 Closed Closed
Friday 18/11/16 Closed Closed
Saturday 19/11/16 Closed Closed
Sunday 20/11/16 Closed Closed
Monday 21/11/16 Closed Closed
Tuesday 22/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM JB MA JB MA JB MA BGM  
Wednesday 23/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM DL JB DL JB DL JB BGM  
Thursday 24/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM JB DL JB DL JB DL BGM  
Friday 25/11/16 Closed Closed
Saturday 26/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Sunday 27/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Monday 28/11/16 Closed Closed
Tuesday 29/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM DL JB DL JB DL JB BGM  
Wednesday 30/11/16 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  

PK - Phil Kelsall | CH - Chris Hopkins | DL - David Lobban | JB - John Bowdler | MS - Mark Speight | MA - Mark Allen | BGM - Background Music

Due to the nature of our business the details on this rota can change at short notice

Please check our website for any late Ballroom closures or telephone 01253 622242.

December Opening Times

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom Organ Rota - December
Day Date Open Times 10-10.30 10.30-11.30 11.30-12.30 12.30-1.30 1.30-2.30 2.30-3.30 3.30-4.30 4.30-5.00 Evening
Thursday 01/12/16 Closed Closed
Friday 02/12/16 Closed Closed
Saturday 03/12/16 Closed Closed
Sunday 04/12/16 Closed Closed
Monday 05/12/16 Closed Closed
Tuesday 06/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Wednesday 07/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Thursday 08/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  
Friday 09/12/16 Closed Closed
Saturday 10/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Sunday 11/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Monday 12/12/16 Closed Closed
Tuesday 13/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM DL MS DL MS DL MS BGM  
Wednesday 14/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Thursday 15/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Friday 16/12/16 Closed Closed
Saturday 17/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Sunday 18/12/16 Closed Closed
Monday 19/12/16 Closed Closed
Tuesday 20/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM DL JB DL JB DL JB BGM  
Wednesday 21/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  
Thursday 22/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Friday 23/12/16 Closed Closed
Saturday 24/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH 10-11 DL 11-12 CH 12-1 DL 1-2 CH 2-3 DL 3-4 BGM  
Sunday 25/12/16 Closed Closed
Monday 26/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Tuesday 27/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Wednesday 28/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Thursday 29/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Friday 30/12/16 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Saturday 31/12/16 Closed Closed

PK - Phil Kelsall | CH - Chris Hopkins | DL - David Lobban | JB - John Bowdler | MS - Mark Speight | MA - Mark Allen | BGM - Background Music

Due to the nature of our business the details on this rota can change at short notice

Please check our website for any late Ballroom closures or telephone 01253 622242.

January Opening Times

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom Organ Rota - January 2017
Day Date Open Times 10-10.30 10.30-11.30 11.30-12.30 12.30-1.30 1.30-2.30 2.30-3.30 3.30-4.30 4.30-5.00 Evening
Sunday 01/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM DL MA DL MA DL MA BGM  
Monday 02/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM DL JB DL JB DL JB BGM  
Tuesday 03/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB DL JB DL JB DL BGM  
Wednesday 04/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Thursday 05/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  
Friday 06/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Saturday 07/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Sunday 08/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Monday 09/01/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 10/01/17 Closed Closed
Wednesday 11/01/17 Closed Closed
Thursday 12/01/17 Closed Closed
Friday 13/01/17 Closed Closed
Saturday 14/01/17 Closed Closed
Sunday 15/01/17 Closed Closed
Monday 16/01/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 17/01/17 Closed Closed
Wednesday 18/01/17 Closed Closed
Thursday 19/01/17 Closed Closed
Friday 20/01/17 Closed Closed
Saturday 21/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Sunday 22/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Monday 23/01/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 24/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Wednesday 25/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  
Thursday 26/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Friday 27/01/17 Closed Closed
Saturday 28/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Sunday 29/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Monday 30/01/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 31/01/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB MA JB MA JB MA BGM  

PK - Phil Kelsall | CH - Chris Hopkins | DL - David Lobban | JB - John Bowdler | MS - Mark Speight | MA - Mark Allen | BGM - Background Music

Due to the nature of our business the details on this rota can change at short notice

Please check our website for any late Ballroom closures or telephone 01253 622242.

February Opening Times

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom Organ Rota - February 2017
Day Date Open Times 10-10.30 10.30-11.30 11.30-12.30 12.30-1.30 1.30-2.30 2.30-3.30 3.30-4.30 4.30-5.00 Evening
Wednesday 01/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Thursday 02/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Friday 03/02/17 Closed Closed
Saturday 04/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Sunday 05/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Monday 06/02/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 07/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  
Wednesday 08/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Thursday 09/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB 10-11 CH 11-12 JB 12-1 CH 1-2 JB 2-3 CH 3-4 BGM  
Friday 10/02/17 Closed Closed
Saturday 11/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Sunday 12/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Monday 13/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM DL JB DL JB DL JB BGM  
Tuesday 14/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Wednesday 15/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  
Thursday 16/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Friday 17/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM DL JB DL JB DL JB BGM  
Saturday 18/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH 10-11 MA 11-12 CH 12-1 MA 1-2 CH 2-3 MA 3-4 BGM  
Sunday 19/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH MA CH MA CH MA BGM  
Monday 20/02/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 21/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB DL JB DL JB DL BGM  
Wednesday 22/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Thursday 23/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  
Friday 24/02/17 Closed Closed
Saturday 25/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Sunday 26/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Monday 27/02/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 28/02/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  

PK - Phil Kelsall | CH - Chris Hopkins | DL - David Lobban | JB - John Bowdler | MS - Mark Speight | MA - Mark Allen | BGM - Background Music

Due to the nature of our business the details on this rota can change at short notice

Please check our website for any late Ballroom closures or telephone 01253 622242.

March Opening Times

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom Organ Rota - March 2017
Day Date Open Times 10-10.30 10.30-11.30 11.30-12.30 12.30-1.30 1.30-2.30 2.30-3.30 3.30-4.30 4.30-5.00 Evening
Wednesday 01/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Thursday 02/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Friday 03/03/17 Closed Closed
Saturday 04/03/17 Closed Closed
Sunday 05/03/17 Closed Closed
Monday 06/03/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 07/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Wednesday 08/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Thursday 09/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  
Friday 10/03/17 Closed Closed
Saturday 11/03/17 Closed Closed
Sunday 12/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Monday 13/03/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 14/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Wednesday 15/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  
Thursday 16/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Friday 17/03/17 Closed Closed
Saturday 18/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH 10-11 DL 11-12 CH 12-1 DL 1-2 CH 2-3 DL 3-4 BGM  
Sunday 19/03/17 Closed Closed
Monday 20/03/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 21/03/17 Closed Closed
Wednesday 22/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Thursday 23/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM JB CH JB CH JB CH BGM  
Friday 24/03/17 Closed Closed
Saturday 25/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Sunday 26/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH DL CH DL CH DL BGM  
Monday 27/03/17 Closed Closed
Tuesday 28/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM DL JB DL JB DL JB BGM  
Wednesday 29/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM MA CH MA CH MA CH BGM  
Thursday 30/03/17 10am - 5pm BGM CH JB CH JB CH JB BGM  
Friday 31/03/17 Closed Closed

PK - Phil Kelsall | CH - Chris Hopkins | DL - David Lobban | JB - John Bowdler | MS - Mark Speight | MA - Mark Allen | BGM - Background Music

Due to the nature of our business the details on this rota can change at short notice

Please check our website for any late Ballroom closures or telephone 01253 622242.

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom hosts a number of private functions throughout the year, below are a list of dates and times where The Blackpool Tower Ballroom will not be open to the public:

October
Saturday 1st
Thursday 13th - Close at 3:15pm
Friday 14th
Sunday 16th

November
Sunday 6th
Friday 11th – 20th – Strictly Come Dancing
Friday 11th - Sunday 13th
Monday 14th

December
Thursday 1st - Monday 5th
Monday 12th
Friday 16th
Sunday 18th
Monday 19th
Friday 23rd
Sunday 25th
Saturday 31st

Jungle Jim's

Open from 10am

3rd December - 18th December 

  • Monday & Thursday, Friday: Closed 
  • Tuesday, Wednesday: Last Admission 3:10pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: Last Admission 4:30pm

19th December 

  • Closed 

20th December - 30th December 

  • Monday - Friday: Last Admission 3:10pm 
  • Saturday & Sunday: Last Admission 4:30pm 

31st December - 8th January 

  • Monday - Sunday: Last Admission 4:30pm 

9th January - 22nd Janruary

  • Monday - Friday: Closed 
  • Saturday - Sunday: Last Admission: 4:30pm

23rd January - 10th February 

  • Monday - Friday: Closed 
  • Saturday - Sunday: Last Admission: 3:10pm

10th February - 19th February 

  • Monday - Sunday: Last Admission: 4:30pm 

20th February - 17th March 

  • Monday - Friday: Closed 
  • Saturday - Sunday: Last Admission: 3:10pm 

18th March - 24th March 

  • Monday - Friday: Closed 
  • Saturday - Sunday: Last Admission: 4:30pm 

25th March - 31st March 

  • Monday - Sunday: Last Admission: 4:30pm 

Time slots

The timeslots below are shown as an examples of the timeslots we run at various times throughout the year, please refer to the opening times above for the current last session.

  • 10.00am - 11.15am
  • 11.30am - 12.30pm
  • 12.45pm - 1.45pm
  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm
  • 3.10pm - 4.10pm
  • 4.30pm - 5.30pm
  • 5.45pm - 6.45pm
  • 7.00pm - 8.00pm

Timed sessions operating during weekends, school holidays and busy times. You must book into one of these sessions at the Jungle Jims desk in exchange of your ticket. Time slots are not guaranteed so please be advised to book as soon as you have your ticket

Closed on Christmas Day

 

Coffee Company

The Blackpool Tower Coffee Company Opening Times

  • Please see in attraction for opening and closing times

For further information on our opening times please call 01253 622 242.

Please note: For tickets booked online, please arrive in plenty of time to pick up your tickets.

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