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Climbing Towers

Stansfield St - George Bancroft Park, Blackpool FY1 6JB, England
01253 349749
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Ranked #8 of 15 Activities in Blackpool
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Most recent review
- Aug 20, 2014
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English first
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I have been to the climbing towers numerous times and always loved the facility. It appeals to expert climbers and absolute beginners. The instructors are very friendly and supportive and understand the needs of the group. This is a facility that needs to get used more often and be experienced by more people. Let's all share the love for a... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I went today, no problem with queues, lift was satisfactory for the five people in total including me and my partner though if it were to be busy with queues then I would say it was a negative. The views are outstanding, enjoyed the experience of doing it. The glass floors and windows were a good tourist attraction and the... More

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Peterlee, England, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

ive noticed in other reviews people are confusing THE tower with the rock climbing towers. The climbing towers are NEVER open of what ive seen, everytime ive drove past the shutters are down and the gates are locked?

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Halifax, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

top of the tower very good experience exspecially the 4 minutes cinema 4d experience the staff that opperate the lift to the top really looked after you

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Weston-super-Mare, England, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

Long queues to go in and then squashed into a small lift and long queues again to come back down. Good to go up for the views and experience but the very last level was closed.

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Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

This was great, well worth going. But buy your ticket in the Tourist board office, just opposit the Tower. It is only £9 there but in the Tower it is £12, so you save £3.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

The climbing towers are actually 2 concrete blocks ,which with the help of ropes and using the markers you can climb up and down,there in the open air an have nothing to do with Blackpool Tower.The park is very nice and has a childrens play area,there is lots of seating and is a popular dog walking area for the locals.There... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

lots for the kids to do had a fantastic day 4d cinema was amazing

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Porth, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

We just did the tower trip and it was well worth the money. Views were fantastic and we had beautiful weather too. Glass floor was awesome! 3D Theatre really enhanced the experience.

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

Hadn't been up the tower for 35 years. It was brilliant the whole experience starting with the history of the tower, followed by an amazing 4D film, the best I've ever seen. We then went in the lift and when the doors opened,WOW, the view was amazing with an unobstructed panaramic view. If you havent been to the Tower in... More

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