School Visits

HORRIBLE OFFER ON NOW: Until the end of this year, all students get HALF PRICE places at The Blackpool Tower Dungeon meaning you can bring your class from just £2 per pupil!

 

Take your students on a 60 minute journey through 1,000 years of Lancashire’s murky history, as our full cast of entertaining theatrical actors bring to life hilariously horrifying stories from the depths of Blackpool’s past.

With stunning special effects, authentic sets, witty comedy, a heart-stopping ride and a host of scary surprises lurking in the Dungeon, it’s a unique and fun introduction to a range of classroom subjects including History and Performing Arts.

Bring your class on a school trip to The Blackpool Tower Dungeon and our troupe of experienced, professional actors will take your students on a grisly journey into the town’s most notorious past, It’ll be a lesson they will never forget.

To book your school trip, or for further information, please call our dedicated schools team on 0871 282 9233 (Calls cost 13p per minute plus network extras).

 

Primary School Prices Per Pupil
Date Price
Jan to May and Sept to Dec
(excluding 23rd Oct – 3rd Nov)
June and July and
23rd Oct – 3rd Nov
Additional adults
Secondary School and College Prices Per Student
Date Price
Jan to May and Sept to Dec
(excluding 23rd Oct - 3rd Nov)
June and July and
23rd Oct - 3rd Nov 
Additional adults

Pain relief for Teachers

We take the torture out of planning your school trip with a range of helpful benefits:

  • Dedicated schools booking line
    Our school experts are on-hand to answer your questions and help make your booking; 0871 282 9233 (Calls cost 13p per minute plus network extras).
  • Priority entrance tickets
    Ensure you won’t be kept hanging around on the day of your visit.
  • Free teacher tickets
    One free teacher visit every 5 primary students and one free teacher for every 10 secondary students. To help with supervision on the day - we suggest 1 teacher per 10-12 pupils and a minimum of 2 teachers per visit.
  • Free teacher inspection visits
    Up to two teachers can take a look around The Blackpool Tower Dungeon prior to the school visit and can be arranged by emailing schoolsblackpool@merlinentertainments.biz 
  • All pupils who survive the Dungeon recieve a free activity card 
  • All school trips receive discounted deals on photos and some retail items - contact us direct for further infomation. 

To book your school trip, or for further information, please call us on 0871 282 9233 (Calls cost 13p per minute plus network extras). Or for additional intomation on schools trips please call 01253 629216 or email schoolsblackpool@merlinentertainments.biz 

Please note that these prices are for UK schools only, booking directly with us. Schools from outside the UK are welcome to take advantage of our discounted group prices.

Curriculum Enrichment Sessions 

Why not combine your trip to The Blackpool Tower Dungeon with one of our curriculum enrichment sessions below. £60 per session per class (maximum of 35 pupils per class). Ask for more details when booking your school visit. 

Session Name Session Outline Curriculum Link  Age Range
Spellcasting

Drama: Wars of the Roses 

Drama: History of the Tower 

Drama: Crime & Punishment

NEW FOR 2017

BOOK YOUR TRIP ONLINE HERE

Resources for Schools

Our school resources are free, fun, useful packs full of stuff about historical events - AND aligned with the Curriculum for Excellence.

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“We may have been sceptical to begin with but boy was we in for a surprise! This won't scare us we thought, yet we really did scream, jumping aside in horror in the doctors room, screaming with fright …”

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