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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.

To discover other theme parks and attractions in the UK and beyond, you may also wish to visit Attraction Source.

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Theme Park

Split into a variety of themed areas, explore all that the Resort’s centrepiece has to offer.


Stay in one of the fully-themed on-site accommodation options so that you can do it all again tomorrow.

Other Attractions

There’s plenty of attractions to enjoy at the Resort other than the theme park.


We’ve complied all our expert knowledge and helpful tips to help plan your trip to the Resort.

Uncover the archives

Construction Archive

Take a look back at the construction of a number of different additions to the Resort.

The Drawing Board

Delve into various plans and concepts for developments both realised and unrealised.

Old Park Maps

See how the Resort has developed each year since the 1980s by exploring our map collection.

Past Rides

Remind yourself of what once resided at the resort, for some Alton Towers nostalgia.

Get involved


Your feet won’t touch the ground at our events, featuring behind the scenes tours, exclusive ride time, insightful talks and more.