School Visits to the Blackpool Tower

Blackpool Tower High

Play, Learn, Explore!

Take your school on unlimited visits to the five amazing attractions based within The Blackpool Tower with The Blackpool Tower High.

What Is It?

The Blackpool Tower High is an easy to use Annual Pass, just for schools, that gives your pupils access to all The Blackpool Tower attractions.

We offer PASS and PASS+ systems, priced according to school size, enabling you to budget your school visits for the whole year in one easy payment. Passes start from just £600

What We Offer:

  • Unlimited access to five amazing attractions based over five levels in a Grade 1 listed Victorian building providing stimulus for writing, learning, exploration, play and family-type experiences.
  • Unique practical and visual lessons based in our new interactive classroom and other areas of our Victorian building, which are delivered by qualified teachers, linked to the National Curriculum and differentiated to all ages and abilities.
  • The Blackpool Tower High pass system offers exceptional value for money, advances pupils’ learning experiences and creates a fun, exciting and rewarding educational environment.

For more information or to book a visit please contact our Education Coordinator, Jamie Truelove on 01253 629 233 or email jamie.truelove@merlinentertainments.biz

Annual Pass

Annual Pass

  • Access for up to 70 pupils per day (dependent on school size)
  • Unlimited visits to any of the five attractions
  • Free online learning resources to support pre and post-visit classroom learning
  • A welcome pack, guide and list of lessons to make the most of your PASS
  • Termly newsletter with special offers, events, news and competitions
  • Support from our Education Coordinator via email/telephone
  • Free teacher(s) visit by arrangement

Annual Pass+

All the Annual Pass benefits plus:

  • Lessons delivered by a qualified teacher at up to 25% below usual price
  • Reduced rates when booking additional lessons
  • Requests for specific sessions linked to individual schools' needs
  • Opportunities for pre and post session visits

For more information or to book a visit please contact our Education Coordinator, Jamie Truelove on 01253 629 233 or email jamie.truelove@merlinentertainments.biz

Reasons to Visit

Reasons to Visit

Lessons

Curriculum Themes Linked to The Blackpool Tower

Visiting The Blackpool Tower attractions can complement many National Curriculum topics or could even be the focal point of a curriculum topic. Different year groups can incorporate the themes into current topics studied or even make new topics. For example, undertaking a Dark History topic with Year 5/6 near Halloween or even post-SATs.

  • Mega Structures
  • The Seaside
  • Coastlines
  • Victorian Britain
  • Local History
  • Circuses
  • Tourism
  • Dark History

Curriculum Enrichment Sessions

We have a large selection of Curriculum Enrichment Sessions available tailored to Key Stages 1, 2, 3 and 4 - take a look at the downloads below:

Curriculum Enrichment Sessions (KS1 and KS2)

Curriculum Enrichment Sessions (KS3 and KS4+)

Please note thats Circus Skills is only available from April - October 

Attractions

What are the five Blackpool Tower attractions?

The Blackpool Tower Eye including SkyWalk and 4D Cinema

What is it?

The Blackpool Tower Eye including 4D cinema experience and solid glass SkyWalk will inspire children of all ages. From the amazing views to the incredible history, it really will take learning to new heights and provide excellent visual stimulus for writing.

The Blackpool Tower Circus

(Main Season: April – November | Pantomime Season: November - January)

What is it?

One of the longest running Victorian circuses in the world which will last long in pupils' memories and assist with providing material for speaking, listening and writing. The circus is perfect for the whole school for an Easter, Summer or Christmas treat!

The Blackpool Tower Dungeon

What is it?

Prepare to laugh and scream through more than 1000 years of Lancashire’s murky past. Learn about events such as the Black Death, the Viking invasion and the Pendle Witches. (Recommended for pupils in Year 5 and above.)

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom

What is it?

From the stunning ceiling to the famous dancefloor, The Blackpool Tower Ballroom is one of the North West’s most amazing spaces. From dance lessons to art and design, the Ballroom will inspire and delight all who visit.

Jungle Jim’s Children’s Indoor Play Area

What is it?

Explore the amazing lost Inca city at Jungle Jim’s soft play area, a full hour of fun and lots of laughs. Children can burn off any excess energy in a safe and exciting environment.

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