The Blackpool Tower Circus

The Blackpool Tower Circus

Amaze your students at the circus! Prepare to marvel at the sensational mix of talented acts from all over the world, a whole host of jaw-dropping feats from the performers, not to mention the world-famous water-finale; The Blackpool Tower Circus is the perfect place for a school trip!

The Blackpool Tower Circus is Blackpool’s longest-running show.

No other show has the rich heritage that The Blackpool Tower Circus possesses. Delivering incredible stunts with belly laughs aplenty, meet legendary clowns Mooky and Mr Boo as you join us for the UK’s biggest and best Circus.

Launching soon for 2023 visits: new lesson plans for teachers including activities and worksheets that can be used during the visit to aid learning opportunities. Lesson plans for during and post visit activities will be provided to teachers upon booking. These are designed for KS2 learning and can be adapted to KS1.

There are also some extra lesson plans available to download from the website for all teachers to use alongside their visit.

Schools can choose to attend any main show performance (a 2 hour show starting at 2.30pm, or opt for our 1 hour show stating at 1pm which are exclusively for schools.

Note: 1 hour shows are on selected days in May, June & July.

Combine your visit to The Blackpool Tower Circus with one of the other fabulous Merlin attractions such as:

Madame Tussauds Blackpool 
SEA LIFE Blackpool
Blackpool Tower Dungeon
Blackpool Tower Ballroom
Blackpool Tower Eye
Peter Rabbit Explore & Play Blackpool



Disabled Access, Disabled Toilets, Facilities for Hearing Impaired, Facilities for Visually Impaired, Guide Dogs Welcome,


Pre visit Available, Risk Assessment Available,


Cafe, Shop, Toilets,






01253 375180

Opening Hours

Opening hours vary, please check our website for up-to-date information. On weekdays in term-time school bookings can generally be made for 9.30 to 4pm. With most circus shows starting at 2.30pm


School group Bookings: November to March: £6.00 per pupil, April to October: £7.95 per pupil
One free teacher for every 3 pre school children/One free teacher for every 5 primary school children/Once free teacher for every 10 secondary / college pupils


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