Welcome to our Blog!

Written by the team at the Resort and some great guest Bloggers, the Official Alton Towers Resort Blog is where you'll find the very best news, information and tips about the resort!

We’ll be using this space to bring you the latest news and insights into life at the resort from the perspective of the many teams who help create the Alton Towers Resort magic.

Star in our Social Stories – Have YOU got the Power of the Towers?

23 February 2019

Golden opportunity for Wonka fans!

13 February 2019

The Power of the Towers – our campaign for 2019

21 January 2019

Top Tips for Scarefest 2018

11 October 2018

Inside Alton Towers – Why we let the cameras in

24 August 2018

Schools out – but how do we create the ultimate school trip?

06 July 2018

Andy Hine - Why Wood is Good

02 February 2018

No pane no gain! Restoring the Grand Garden Conservatory

26 January 2018

Wicker Man: What’s it all about? Creative lead Bradley Wynne explains

12 January 2018

Artist Kyle Lambert helps Alton Towers make a scene

09 January 2018

Kyle Lambert supports Wicker Man unveiling with iconic poster art

It’s true – the thrill of our world-class rollercoasters can make you happier!

18 December 2017

We’ve always had a sneaky suspicion that our guests love the thrill of our rollercoasters.

A thrilling balancing act

13 December 2017

All new Changing Places at Alton Towers Resort

10 March 2017

New Changing Places in X-Sector and Fountain Square

The Return of Hex - The Legend of the Towers

07 March 2017

Scarefest 2016 Preview

05 October 2016

What to expect...

Rollercoaster Restaurant

06 May 2016

One Week To Go!

Launching Galactica

24 March 2016

A behind the scenes look at Galactica


18 March 2016

Gates open 10 am tomorrow!

Preparing Galactica

17 March 2016

Terry Dunn, Technical Services Director

CBeebies Land Live welcomes Hey Duggee and Tree Fu Tom!

16 March 2016

Behind the scenes rehearsals!

Scaling the dizzy heights of Oblivion and Spinball

15 March 2016

As we prepare for our 2016 season

Sharkbait Reef and Congo River Rapids

14 March 2016

Gallons of TLC as we prepare to open

Final Preparations for Galactica

13 March 2016

Prepare for a journey beyond the limitless wonders of space


12 March 2016

One week to go before the start of our 2016 season

Exciting developments for our 2016 season!

26 February 2016

Launching into 2016 with some exciting developments

Preparations for an out of this world 2016

21 December 2015

We're preparing for an out of this world 2016 season

A Message from Santa!

10 December 2015

A Message from Santa!

The Making of Scarefest

13 October 2015

Creating spooktacular memories!

Introducing Mollie Towers!

14 September 2015

Meet the winner of our Towers Tastic Superfan competition!

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