Winter Gardens Tours – Monday 17th August

17 August 2020

arrow_downward

Event Finder

Venue History & Architectural tour

Our knowledgeable and experienced guides will introduce you to the fascinating history and beautiful architecture housed within the world-famous Winter Gardens Blackpool.

Tours will transport you backstage of the Opera House with a chance to tread the boards so many famous faces have walked on before.  The grandeur of the Empress Ballroom will be explored whilst the often-overlooked Spanish Suites will offer a unique insight into Blackpool’s largest entertainment venue*.

These guided tours will give you the chance to explore and discover more about the extensive history the venue beholds after more than a century and will focus on the architecture and origins of the venue. .

* Please note the Winter Gardens is a working building and we cannot guarantee access to all areas.

This tour will start at 11.00am

 

 

Venue & Entertainment history tour

Join us for an ‘Entertainment Tour’ of the Winter Gardens.  Our knowledgeable guides have many years’ experience at the venue and can offer a unique insight to the fascinating building and the many events its hosted. These tours are one of the best ways to relive the history of the venue and visit backstage areas not often open to the public.   Tours will allow you to visit backstage of the Opera House and a chance to tread the boards so many famous faces have walked on before.  The grandeur of the Empress Ballroom will be explored whilst the often-overlooked Spanish Suites will offer a unique insight into Blackpool’s largest entertainment venue*.

These guided tours will give you the chance to explore and learn the extensive history the building beholds after more than a century.

This tour focusses on the entertainment history of the building.

* Please note the Winter Gardens is a working building and we cannot guarantee access to all areas.

This tour will start at 2.00pm

View all dates & times

@WGBpl

Follow Winter Gardens Blackpool for all the latest announcements, news and get behind the scenes of Blackpool's biggest venue.