Delve into the TowersTimes archives and uncover some of our best articles and features on some of the resort’s most significant developments, from both before and during Alton Towers’ time as a recreational destination.
In the past, Alton Towers have comissioned the production of models of potential attraction concepts in order to gain an understanding of what it will look like and to identify any issues.
Ahead of SW6, or Th13teen as it came to be known, we took a look back at the history of the Secret Weapon series, providing an insight into the conceptual stage.
The Alton Towers Railway remained open at the resort for over 40 years, however as the park looked to expand with new attractions and introduced the Skyride, it was closed in 1996.
Want to reminisce about Air’s opening season? At the end of the year, we reflected on some of our highlights with the addition of a variety of new attractions throughout 2002.