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Mini Sites

//Mini Sites
Mini Sites 2017-09-11T17:18:54+00:00

We’ve created a number of mini-sites over the years – in fact TowersTimes effectively began as one! Primarily they’ve been for some of the resort’s “Secret Weapons”, but we also have a dedicated Scarefest site which is updated each year with the latest information.

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SW5Live

SW5Live documented the construction of Air, the world’s first flying rollercoaster, and is what the TowersTimes of today evolved from.

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TH13TEEN Mini Site

In 2009, the construction of SW6 began. It was later revealed as being the world’s first rollercoaster to feature a vertical drop and penned a ‘psychoaster’.

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The Smiler Mini Site

Alton Towers announced plans for yet another Secret Weapon, which would be both a world first and world beating. Cue the 14 inversion ride that was The Smiler!

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SW8 Mini Site

In 2018 Alton Towers Resort will open the latest addition to their iconic Secret Weapon Canon, Secret Weapon 8, and it promises to be a world class experience.

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Scarefest Mini Site

During the Halloween season, the theme park offers a new kind of thrill with rides opening until late and the opportunity to be petrified in a horrifying scaremaze.