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Get Ready for Thrills: Opening Dates for Your Favourite UK Theme Parks in 2024


The anticipated opening date of your favourite theme park in the UK in 2024 is listed below.

Alton Towers

the smiler at alton towers
The Smiler at Alton Towers

Opening Day: Saturday March 16th

Located close to the hamlet of Alton in Staffordshire, England, lies Alton Towers, a theme park and resort complex. The park, which is run by Merlin Entertainments Group, has a hotel complex, mini golf course, water park, spa, and theme park.

New for 2024: Nemesis – Back with a Vengeance

Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Opening Day: Wednesday March 27th

White Knuckle Weekends: Every Saturday and Sunday from 2nd March 2024 – 24th March 2024

Pleasure Beach has something for everyone. From ICON, The Big One, and Valhalla to the UK’s first Nickelodeon Land!

New for 2024: (Nothing confirmend at this time.)

Thorpe Park

Saw - The Ride
Saw – The Ride

Opening Day: Sunday March 24th

With some of the most well-liked roller coasters and amusement park rides in the UK, THORPE PARK Resort is the best destination for thrill lovers. It is home to exhilarating rides, attractions, live events, and a themed hotel.

New for 2024: 2024 will see Thorpe Park introduce “Hyperia,” the fastest and tallest rollercoaster in the UK, which will take thrill-seekers to all-new heights. After experiencing Hyperia, which reaches heights of 236 feet and speeds of over 80 mph, you’ll never fear again.

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Chessington World of Adventures

Opening Day: Friday March 22nd

The Wildest Family Adventure in Britain. Two themed hotels, a zoo, a SEA LIFE aquarium, and camping are all included.

New for 2024: (Nothing confirmend at this time.)

Legoland Windsor

Legoland Windsor entrance
Legoland Windsor Entrance

Opening Day: Friday March 15th

Visit LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort in 2024 for the ultimate LEGO® adventure and a fantastic family day out!

New for 2024: Come ride the world’s first LEGO-themed dual rollercoaster, the Minifigure Speedway, which not only goes forward but also backwards! Join Legoland Windsor!

Drayton Manor

Thor at Drayton Manor

Opening Day: Sunday March 24th

Visit Drayton Manor Resort to experience more than 50 thrilling rides and attractions. There’s enjoyment for everyone with 15 acres of zoo, Europe’s only Thomas Land, and thrilling new regions to discover!

New for 2024: “Something exciting is coming”


Spindizzy at Diggerland

Opening Day: Saturday February 10th

Diggerland with its 20 different rides and drives and an array of additional activities is the ideal theme park for small to large groups looking for something exciting and truly unique.

New for 2024: (Nothing confirmend at this time.)

Paultons Park

farmyard flyer located at Paultons Park
Farmyard Flyer Located at Paultons Park

Opening Day: Friday March 22nd

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Situated in Hampshire, Paultons is the top family theme park in the UK according to Google reviews. It boasts over 70 thrilling rides and attractions and is surrounded by 140 acres of stunning parkland on the border of the New Forest National Park. A fantastic day out with the kids can be had at Paultons, which is also the location of the UK’s only Peppa Pig World, which has nine entertaining rides with a Peppa theme.

New for 2024: (Nothing confirmend at this time.)

Lightwater Valley

Ladybird located at Lightwater Valley
Ladybird Located at Lightwater Valley

Opening Day: Wednesday March 27th

The best family adventure park in Yorkshire! Home to more than 40 kid-friendly rides and activities.

New for 2024: (Nothing confirmend at this time.)

Please check back soon, more theme parks will be added when there opening date is confirmend.

All information correct at time of publication. Please Check with the relevant theme park for updated opening times.

Page updated: 15th December 2023.

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