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Freakshow (1)
  • Thursday September 17th 2020
  • Scarefest
  • Alton Towers Resort

Alton Towers Resort reveals terrifying ‘Toxic Junkyard’ scare maze to open at this year’s Scarefest

Alton Towers Resort aren’t clowning around with their latest scare maze after revealing the first image, spine-tingling video and details of Freak Show: Toxic Junkyard that hint at what will await courageous guests this Scarefest.

ATR World of david walliams - David and pop up book
  • Friday March 6th 2020
  • Gangsta Granny: The Ride
  • Alton Towers Resort

Alton Towers and HarperCollins Children’s Books partner to launch national The World of David Walliams competition for UK primary schools as part of World Book Day

Alton Towers Resort has partnered with HarperCollins Children’s Books and World Book Day to launch a national primary school competition and give a class the chance to meet best-selling children’s author David Walliams, as well as attend the launch of Gangster Granny: The Ride, opening this spring.

  • Tuesday February 18th 2020
  • Alton Towers Resort

Season of Celebration to mark 40 years of thrills

in 2020 Alton Towers Resort will celebrate 40 years of family fun with thrilling events and activities throughout the season!

  • Thursday January 9th 2020
  • Gangsta Granny: The Ride
  • Alton Towers Resort

Gangsta Granny: The Ride coming to Alton Towers Resort in 2020

‘The World of David Walliams’ arrives this Spring with multiple rides and attractions

  • Friday November 29th 2019
  • Black Friday
  • Alton Towers Resort

Black Friday Sale on 2020 Alton Towers Season passes - Don't miss out!

Alton Towers Resort has slashed the prices of its Standard and Premium Season Passes for Black Friday, giving fun-loving families and adventurous thrillseekers more fun for less with a 2020 pass!