Merlin Entertainments

Merlin Entertainments

Merlin Entertainments Group owns a number of well known UK Theme Parks and Attractions. Merlin Entertainments Group is the second-largest amusement park corporation based on annual attendance. Amongst the Attractions owned and operated by Merlin Entertainments are Alton Towers and Legoland Windsor. Merlin Entertainments also own and operate a number of additional attractions across the world.

UK Attractions owned and operated by Merlin Entertainments include:

Theme Parks

Alton Towers Resort

Alton Towers - Runaway Mine Train
Alton Towers – Runaway Mine Train


Alton Towers Waterpark



Legoland Windsor


Chessington World of Adventures

Monkey Swinger - Chessington World of Adventures Resort
Monkey Swinger – Chessington World of Adventures Resort


Thorpe Park

Samuri - Thorpe Park
Samuri – Thorpe Park


Midway Attractions

* London Eye
* The Blackpool Tower
* Madame Tussauds
* Jurassic Skyline
* Shreks Adventure
* Legoland Discovery Centre
* Warwick Castle


The Dungeons


London Dungeon

The London Dungeon, County Hall, London, Greater London, SE1 7GB


York Dungeon

The York Dungeon, 12 Clifford Street, York, YO1 9RD


Sealife Centres



National SEA LIFE Centre Birmingham, The Waters Edge, Brindleyplace, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 2HL


SEA LIFE Blackpool, Promenade, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 5AA

SEA LIFE Brighton, Marine Parade, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 1TB

SEA LIFE Great Yarmouth, Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 3AH

Cornish Seal Sanctuary, Gweek, Cornwall, TR12 6UG

Southern Promenade, Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 5BH

Loch Lomond Aquarium SEA LIFE, Loch Lomond Shores, Balloch, G83 8QL


SEA LIFE London Aquarium, County Hall, Westminster Bridge Road, London, SE1 7PB

SEA LIFE Manchester, Barton Square, intu Trafford Centre, Manchester, M17 8AS

Scottish SEA LIFE Sanctuary, Barcaldine, Oban, Argyll, PA37 1SE


Scarborough SEA LIFE Sanctuary, Scalby Mills, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 6RP

SEA LIFE Adventure Park, Lodmoor Country Park, DT4 7SX


London Attractions

Merlin Entertainments midway attractions are often grouped together in major cities, for example in Central London you will find The London Eye, Madame Tussauds, The London Dungeon, Shreks Adventure and SEA LIFE London Aquarium all within close proximity to each other.


Merlin Entertainments - London Eye
Merlin Entertainments – London Eye

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Blackpool Attractions

It is a similar situation in Blackpool where Madame Tussauds and Blackpool Sea Life Centre are located alongside each other with The Blackpool Tower and its associated attractions a short walk away.


Manchester Attractions

In Manchester, you will find the Legoland Discovery Centre which is located alongside the Manchester Sea Life Centre in the Trafford Centre (a large indoor shopping centre and leisure complex).


Worldwide Attractions

In addition to owning a number of well-known UK Attractions Merlin Entertainments also own numerous attractions across the world.

Merlin Entertainments was last modified: January 11th, 2018 by Dan