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Blackpool Tower

Blackpool Tower

Blackpool Tower is a tourist attraction in this town, which was opened to the public on 14 May 1894. Inspired by the Eiffel Tower in Paris, it is 518 feet (158 metres) tall and is the 120th tallest freestanding tower in the world. Blackpool Tower is also the common name for Tower buildings, an entertainment complex in a red-brick three-storey block comprising the tower, the ground floor aquarium and cafeteria, Tower Circus, the Tower Ballroom and roof gardens that was designated a Grade I listed building in 1973.

Winter Gardens

Winter Gardens

The Winter Gardens is a large entertainment complex in the town centre of Blackpool. It has twelve different venues, including a theatre, ballroom and conference facilities. Opened in 1878, it is a Grade II listed building, incorporating various elements built between 1875 and 1939. It is operated by Blackpool Entertainment Company Limited, on behalf of Blackpool Council which purchased the property from Leisure Parcs Ltd as part of a £40 million deal in 2010.

The Winter Gardens has hosted the main annual conferences for all three major British political parties as well as a number of trade unions. The Winter Gardens owners claim that every British Prime Minister since World War II has addressed an audience at the venue.

Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Blackpool Pleasure Beach commonly referred to as Pleasure Beach Resort sometimes Pleasure Beach Blackpool or simply Pleasure Beach is an amusement park situated along the Fylde coast in Blackpool. The park was founded in 1896 and has been owned and operated by the Thompson family since its inception. It is one of the most visited tourist attractions in the United Kingdom, and one of the top twenty most visited amusement parks in the world, with a peak estimate of 5.5 million visitors in 2007. In 2014 it was voted as the best theme park in the United Kingdom and the ninth best park in Europe by the Travelers' Choice Awards.

 
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