Things To Do In Blackpool

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1. Blackpool Tower

Blackpool Tower
4.5 /5

1 km
from city center
1 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

Eiffel Tower's Victorian alike, the Blackpool tower is the major attraction in the town of Blackpool. The view from tower is mesmerizing. It is also one of the most famous towers in England. The Blackpool Tower Ballroom is an entertainment venue and hosts numerous events there.

2. The Piers

The Piers
4.3 /5

2 km
from city center
2 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

The only British resort with three Piers, Blackpool is a major tourist attraction.

3. Pleasure Beach Blackpool

Pleasure Beach Blackpool
4.2 /5

3 km
from city center
3 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

It is one of the most visited amusement parks in the United kingdom and has over 125 thrilling rides for the tourist. This place has more than 12 roller coasters.

4. Sea Life Centre

Sea Life Centre
3.8 /5

1 km
from city center
4 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

Close to the tower is the Sea Life Centre in Blackpool which is famous for its wide variety of marine life. It has the largest collection of sharks in Britain.

5. Louis Tussaud's Waxworks

Louis Tussaud's Waxworks
3.8 /5

1 km
from city center
5 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

A museum of wax replicas, this place consists of about 150 wax figures of eminent personalities including film stars, TV personalities, sports persons, pop singers and royalty.

6. Blackpool Zoo

Blackpool Zoo
3.7 /5

2 km
from city center
6 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

Spread over 32 acres, Blackpool zoo is home to over 1500 different species of animals that include tigers, lions, gorillas and elephants.

7. Stanley Park

Stanley Park
3.7 /5

0 km
from city center
7 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

To escape from the busy and hectic urban life, one can pay a visit to the Stanley Park in Blackpool. With a wide range of activities like golf, cricket, lake, restaurant, etc, the park is a perfect place to seek peace.

8. Winter Gardens

Winter Gardens
3.6 /5

1 km
from city center
8 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

The Winter Gardens in Blackpool is home to the largest opera house in United Kingdom. It also consists of Empress Ballroom, Spanish Hall, Olympia and Arena.

9. Blackpool Illuminations

Blackpool Illuminations
3.6 /5

3 km
from city center
9 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

Also known as "The Lights", Blackpool illumination is a light festival that runs every year for 66 days. It takes place from early September to November.

10. Sandcastle Water park

Sandcastle Water park
3.5 /5

3 km
from city center
10 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

Opened in 1986, the Sandcastle Water park is located on the site of the former South Shore Open Air Baths at South Beach. It is the largest indoor water park in UK.

11. Roam Around Model Village

Roam Around Model Village

1 km
from city center
11 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

Located near Stanley Park is this little wonder called Blackpool Model Village. It is a man-made village, with several handcrafted models and figures. These include guardsmen, cottages, a train, and so much more. Built on 2.5 acres, It is has abundant lush green grass, along with paved pathways.

12. Marton Mere Nature Reserve

Marton Mere Nature Reserve

2 km
from city center
12 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

Located near Omskirk, is this wildlife conservation site known as Marton Mere Nature Reserve. With abundant flora and fauna, this reserve also consists of endagered plants and animals. It has areas of grasslands, reeds and a freshwater lake (mere), after which the place is named.

13. Grundy Art Gallery

Grundy Art Gallery

1 km
from city center
13 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

Grundy Art Gallery is a one-stop destination featuring several pieces of visual arts. The collections here include artworks representing rich cultural history and contemporary popular culture. It displays a wide variety of pieces including Victorian oils and watercolours, and modern British paintings.

14. Get Around by Unique Tramway

Get Around by Unique Tramway

2,850 km
from city center
14 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

If you are in Blackpool, a tram ride is a must. It takes you through the length and breadth of the city, covering a distance of 12 miles. Get to view the stunning coastline, along with several other destinations. Also get a glimpse of the city's locals and their everyday life. The tram has over 35 stops.

15. Experience Blackpool Tower Circus

Experience Blackpool Tower Circus

1 km
from city center
15 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

The Blackpool Tower Circus is among some of the attractions in Blackpool Tower that celebrate culture, history and nature. While the world has moved from circus to movies to now OTT viewing, this place protects the dying art form. Experience the classic circus, with stunts and acrobatics.

16. The Coral Island Family Arcade

The Coral Island Family Arcade

1 km
from city center
16 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

The Coral Island Family Arcade is one of the finest amusement arcades across the globe. It offers a plethora of activities that your kids would never get tired exploring. Put on your eye mask and embark on this monorail journey with Pirate Flyer. Along with several rides, there are plenty food options.

17. Blackpool Tower Ballroom

Blackpool Tower Ballroom

1 km
from city center
17 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

A world of whims and fantasies, the Ballroom is the most popular attraction of the Blackpool Tower. It is known for its architecture that makes it look like it is located in an actual palace. It has a ceiling embellished with enormous chandeliers, a sprung dance floor, and elaborate balconies.

18. Ripley's Believe It Or Not

Ripley's Believe It Or Not

3 km
from city center
18 out of 18
Things To Do in Blackpool

Home to the most unique and strange art pieces is this museum known as Ripley’s Odditorium. This place has eight themed galleries, two floors, an ‘Odditorium’ and all the things that you’ve never seen before and will see nowhere else in the world. It is a popular entertainment centre.

FAQs on Blackpool

What are the top hotels in Blackpool?

There are 841 Hotels in Blackpool which can be booked through Holidify. The most popular hotels in Blackpool are The Hotel Wilmar, The Lonsdale, The Arthington, The Seacroft Guest House, The Dudley Hotel, Arnside. You can see all the hotels in Blackpool here

What are the top sightseeing places in Blackpool?

The top sightseeing places in Blackpool are Blackpool Tower, The Piers, Pleasure Beach Blackpool, Sea Life Centre , Louis Tussaud's Waxworks , Blackpool Zoo.

How can I commute within Blackpool?

The Blackpool Tramway is the most preferred option for getting around. It is an antique tramway that runs along the complete length of the sea from Starr Gate to Fleetwood. The town is also well connected by different buses and major operators within the town are Stagecoach and Blackpool Transport. There are also horse drawn landaus and modern taxis for travelling along the seafront.
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