Fantastic rides!
Alton Towers

Alton Towers

...a thrill a minute

Alton Towers is a theme park and resort situated in the grounds of a former stately home in Staffordshire.

It attracted 3.1 million visitors in 2008, making it the second most visited theme park in the UK after Pleasure Beach Blackpool. It is based north of the village of Alton in Staffordshire (approximately 16 miles east of Stoke-on-Trent) and just outside the Peak District, in the grounds of a semi-ruined gothic revival country house of the same name, the former seat of the Earls of Shrewsbury.


There’s something for the whole family, with tons of terrific rides, astounding live shows, and weird and wonderful costume characters. The Alton Towers Theme Park has extraordinary, fun-packed activities for all ages - scream, let off steam, ride and slide. The Theme Park has a breath-taking selection of BIG RIDES. Enter X-Sector for Oblivion and Submission. Explore Forbidden Valley for Nemesis, Air and Ripsaw or stop off at Ug Land for the unforgettable Rita!


Up for a bit of light hearted fun with friends and family? The amusement rides at the Alton Towers Resort make for haunting experiences. Laugh yourself silly and scare yourself witless - there is so much fun to be had with laughs and fun frights at Alton Towers Resort's amusement rides.


Ideal for all the family, the Alton Towers Resort offers family rides packed with fun for little kids. Feel safe and secure that there are loads of rides and activities to keep all ages happy, all day long. So whether you're young or old, or part of a family, you'll love Alton Towers Resort's family rides as you spend quality time with your loved ones.


Visit Alton Towers’ website for details of opening times and admission prices.

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Last Updated: 28 Apr 2015