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Getting the most of your Merlin Annual Pass

  • Tuesday October 29th 2019
  • Merlin Annual Pass
  • Tips and Tricks


So you’ve got your Merlin Annual Pass, you’re ready for a year of fun and excitement, but where on earth to begin?! There is so much to see and do, and we’re here to give you a helping hand! There are over 30 attractions to make your way through with an Annual Pass, each with their own exciting array of activities and experiences.

Before you even get to the attractions, remember that as a Merlin Annual Passholder, you can get up to 20% discount on food, beverage and retail, discounted entry for family & friends, and invites to exclusive Passholder Preview Events. Plus if you have a Premium Merlin Annual Pass, you can take advantage of free car parking at the Theme Parks and Warwick Castle, and priority entry to UK attractions. With all those benefits, you can maximise your days out and take full advantage of all that’s at your fingertips.

Rita at Alton Towers Resort

Whether you go for a day outing, a weekend, or a short trip away, there’s something for everyone - take your pick from dizzying rollercoasters, relaxing days out, or immersive experiences. If thrills are your activity of choice, you can experience up to 4.7 G force and go from 0 to 98 km/h in 2.5 seconds on the Rita – Queen of Speed rollercoaster at Alton Towers. Like a challenge? Test yourself on Bouncezilla at Thorpe Park, the ultimate bouncy castle obstacle course. If you’re an animal lover, get yourself to Chessington World of Adventures – with ten different themed lands, 40 rides and over one thousand animals to see, there’s adventure for everyone – and a lot of splashing!

After Hours with the Mermaids at SEA LIFE Manchester

There are lots of special things happening at Merlin Attractions, and with an Annual Pass you can stay in the loop and be first in line to experience what’s new. This summer, you can see the Pirates and Mermaids at SEA LIFE Centres across the UK. Meet the mermaids and watch them swim with the giant green sea turtles, learn how to tie ship mate knots like a real pirate, and even walk the plank… if you dare! Looking for some date night inspiration? Take a trip to the ultimate Indoor LEGO® Playground in Manchester because on the first Wednesday of every month; LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Manchester opens its doors to the big kids, with a night just for over 18s. Or for a romantic evening, experience the grandeur and glamour of the Blackpool Tower Ballroom, and top it off with a stunning sunset view atop the Blackpool Tower Eye.

There’s magic everywhere at Merlin and for everyone to enjoy, so what are you waiting for, get started today!

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