TowersTimes is the largest and most popular unofficial website dedicated to The Alton Towers Resort.

You can explore the park with our comprehensive guide, delve into the archives and discover the resort's fascinating history or sign up to our forums for all the latest news and discussion.

Important Info

The Alton Towers Theme Park is open for the 2014 season. Gates open at 10am each day and closing times vary.

Resort Forecast

Today Sunday
It is forecast to be Partly Cloudy at 10:00 PM CDT on September 20, 2014
Partly Cloudy


It is forecast to be Partly Cloudy at 10:00 PM CDT on September 21, 2014
Partly Cloudy


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The Alton Towers Resort is the UK’s number one theme park and is home to some of the world’s most iconic rides, from Nemesis to The Smiler.

Set around the historic Towers Estate within 800 acres of stunning countryside, the resort has been attracting visitors from across the country since the gardens were first opened in 1924. From the fun and thrills of the theme park, to the soothing spa and themed hotels, the resort provides a range of attractions for the whole family to enjoy.

The Ultimate Scarefest Guide
The 2014 Scarefest season is approaching, and we’ve created the ultimate spooktacular guide to help you plan your Halloween visit.
TowersTimes & SouthParks Events
From behind-the-scenes tours to talks and presentations from the industry’s top creative minds, TowersTimes & SouthParks Events offer a unique theme park experience!
SouthParks is joining the TowersTimes family!
The Smiler – New for 2013
The worlds first fourteen looping Rollercoaster! Check out the TowersTimes Minisite for all the details…