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Alton Towers Resort


Escape to the UK's most exciting classroom!

Description

When you book your school trip to the Alton Towers Resort, you can choose from a selection of educational talks or why not reward your pupils with the ultimate end of term celebration!

Educational trips to the Alton Towers Resort provide pupils with the opportunity to enjoy a number of engaging educational activities including talks and demonstrations, along with lots of fun at our award winning theme park!

For 2014, the Theme Park is open from 22nd March - 9th November. The Theme Park is open from 9am with the rides starting at 10am. Our educational talks are available Monday - Friday every 45 minutes past the hour from 9:45am - 3:45pm.

In 2014, Alton Towers Resort is to launch the world’s first ever CBeebies Land, bringing some of the most-loved children’s characters to Britain’s number one theme park. Opening on 24th May 2014, the Land will be home to a unique range of themed rides, attractions and live entertainment and will be a completely immersive and interactive world for children.


Reviews

The following reviews have been added by visit leaders using the EVOLVE system.
Overview
4.8
139 reviews


Excellent
 
78%

Very Good
 
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The access has improved significantly at Alton Towers over a number of years and the hygiene suites with hoists are now a very welcome addition making our experience much easier and dignified. (November 2019 - Secondary)




Very good communcaition from Alton Towers about where, what and when. (November 2019 - Secondary)




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Long queues took a bit away from the day (November 2019 - Secondary)




There was a problem with our booking, but the staff at the gate couldn't have been more helpful :) (October 2019 - Secondary)




Queues still make this a day of mostly waiting. (October 2019 - Secondary)




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No problems with picking up tickets on the door or issues in the park (October 2019 - Secondary)




Reward day - Ms Mace invites good attenders. Enjoyed by all, the students set a brilliant example. (October 2019 - Secondary)




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The teachers lounge was closed when we arrived. there are no coffee /tea making facilities, or comfy chairs, in it and I was wary of leaving my bags in there when I needed to go to the loo or collect a hot drink as the door was left open all the time. I was the designated staff member who was to be on duty in case of emergencies. (October 2019 - Secondary)




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Very safe and secure place to hold a reward trip. (September 2019 - Secondary)




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Excellent venue to deal with, easy to get issues resolved and a pleasure to organise a trip with all round. (September 2019 - Secondary)




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Wonderful day out. (September 2019 - Secondary)




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The Alton Towers trip is always popular and enjoyed by all. The rides are excellent and staff appear friendly and helpful. There is a hygiene suite for wheelchair users who require full support but only one so you do need to plan the day carefully to account for that. (August 2019 - Primary & Secondary)




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The students had a great time in a safe and organised environment (August 2019 - Secondary)




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Excellent facilities and thought gone into school visits. Was not impressed with the stalls where had to throw ball into the hoop and th way they were run. (July 2019 - Secondary)




really good day out (July 2019 - Secondary)




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Booking process was great simple and straight forward, tickets and wristbands were ready to be collected, staff friendly and helpful. (July 2019 - Secondary)




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Excellent facilities & attractions (July 2019 - Secondary)




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Good team that catered to all abilities. (July 2019 - Secondary)




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Excellent venue - great service (June 2019 - Secondary)




A fantastic venue which met the standards and requirements of Health and Safety. (June 2019 - Secondary)




Great day for all - relaxed atmosphere and plenty of fun had. (June 2019 - Primary)




The trip went very smoothly and all enjoyed, themselves (June 2019 - Secondary)




Very clean. Very friendly staff. Hardly any wait time for the rides. Excellent day out (June 2019 - Secondary)




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Shame the rides close at 4pm (June 2019 - Primary)




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Did not attend due to venue closed (May 2019 - Primary)




A super day out.Good value for money. (April 2019 - Secondary)




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EXCELLENT DAY OUT FOR ALL INVOLVED. (April 2019 - Secondary)




Looked after very well on arrival by the hotel. Everything laid on nothing a problem to them (March 2019 - Secondary)




The educational talk was really valuable for the students. (March 2019 - Secondary)




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A really helpful event to our students studying the tourism industry. (November 2018 - Secondary)




The booking in process, getting wrist bands for disabled access to the rides and the whole entrance experience was really smooth and well done by staff. The disabled access was very good, cable cars slowed whilst we got on with the wheelchair users and those who walked slowly etc. The hygiene suites were excellent, clean, warm, well equipped etc. (November 2018 - Secondary)




Accommodated to all our needs in terms of presentation and educational experience for the students. (November 2018 - Secondary)




Friendly staff and fun workshop with information relevant to the children's curriculum (November 2018 - Primary)




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An excellent venue for school rewards with some very good pricing out of season. (October 2018 - Secondary)




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excellent day out, Alton Towers education helped with all our queries and needs, (October 2018 - Secondary)




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Excellent trip. Smooth entry. (October 2018 - Primary & Secondary)




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The boys had a great time and enjoyed the rides. (October 2018 - Secondary)




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very good (September 2018 - Secondary)




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Very well organised - easy simple and well set out changing room, brilliant for carers supporting the children as carers go free. (September 2018 - Primary & Secondary)




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All tickets for education and group bookings should be emailed prior to the visit so you don't have a queue to collect tickets. Was a 45min wait to collect them with some very grumpy teenagers. (August 2018 - Secondary)




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Great day out for all the children involved. (August 2018 - Primary)




A great day out. The students and staff both had a fabulous day. A great celebration of outstanding attendance. (August 2018)




Good day out with plenty for the students to do. (August 2018 - Secondary)




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Alton Towers were amazing as staff and a resort for a reward! (July 2018 - Secondary)




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I would take another member of staff next year as water rides(which children really enjoy)require 1 adult to every 7 children. (July 2018 - Primary)




Excellent and fun end of year trip for year 12 students. Great selection of rides. (July 2018 - Secondary)




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Very busy, some of the attractions closed. Very slow to process pre booked school party tickets. (May 2018 - Secondary)




good - students got on all the major rides without having to queue (April 2018 - Secondary)




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it was very busy, but for a reward trip and day out the students really enjoyed themselves. (February 2018 - Secondary)




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Contact

Alton Towers Resort
Alton
Staffordshire
ST10 4DB
LOtC

Pricing

For school trips, Alton Towers Resort works on a peak, standard and off peak calendar.
Primary Schools: Peak times - £16 per pupil, Standard times - £15, Off Peak times - £7.50 per pupil
Secondary Schools: Peak times - £16 per pupil, Standard times - £15.50, Off Peak times - £12.50 per pupil

We also offer 1 free teacher place for every 5 paying primary pupils and every 10 paying secondary school pupils.

Opening Times

22nd March - 9th November. Our educational talks are available Monday - Friday every 45 minutes past the hour from 9:45am - 3:45pm.

Contact

Alton Towers Resort
Alton
Staffordshire
ST10 4DB
LOtC

Pricing

For school trips, Alton Towers Resort works on a peak, standard and off peak calendar.
Primary Schools: Peak times - £16 per pupil, Standard times - £15, Off Peak times - £7.50 per pupil
Secondary Schools: Peak times - £16 per pupil, Standard times - £15.50, Off Peak times - £12.50 per pupil

We also offer 1 free teacher place for every 5 paying primary pupils and every 10 paying secondary school pupils.

Opening Times

22nd March - 9th November. Our educational talks are available Monday - Friday every 45 minutes past the hour from 9:45am - 3:45pm.

Escape to the UK's most exciting classroom!

Description

When you book your school trip to the Alton Towers Resort, you can choose from a selection of educational talks or why not reward your pupils with the ultimate end of term celebration!

Educational trips to the Alton Towers Resort provide pupils with the opportunity to enjoy a number of engaging educational activities including talks and demonstrations, along with lots of fun at our award winning theme park!

For 2014, the Theme Park is open from 22nd March - 9th November. The Theme Park is open from 9am with the rides starting at 10am. Our educational talks are available Monday - Friday every 45 minutes past the hour from 9:45am - 3:45pm.

In 2014, Alton Towers Resort is to launch the world’s first ever CBeebies Land, bringing some of the most-loved children’s characters to Britain’s number one theme park. Opening on 24th May 2014, the Land will be home to a unique range of themed rides, attractions and live entertainment and will be a completely immersive and interactive world for children.