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Winter Gardens Blackpool

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Winter Gardens

Helpful staff. Provided assistance when observed walking with stick. Helped get a seat and provided... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tricia P
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Kirkcaldy, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Went there not so long ago with my family to see the girls dance amazing beautiful people place... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
michaelabutler
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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The Winter Gardens Blackpool has entertained and welcomed crowds of revellers in its collection of theatres, ballrooms, exhibition halls and public spaces, since opening in 1878. Amongst its many venues is one of the UK’s largest theatres, The Opera...more
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Winter Gardens 97 Church Street, Blackpool FY1 1HW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Helpful staff. Provided assistance when observed walking with stick. Helped get a seat and provided glass off water. Architecture great in this building.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tricia P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there not so long ago with my family to see the girls dance amazing beautiful people place can’t wait to go back

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank michaelabutler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Christmas lunch with David Ogden’s. Bit of a shambles all round, first we went round and round the venue, stopping at every door until they let us into one, and then we arrived late. We were Shown into the Empress Ballroom. Nice room feeling a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just visited the magnificent Blackpool Winter Gardens for the launch of Flakefleet school's attempt to reach the Christmas number one with their song Light Up. The venue was donated free of charge, which was a massive boost for the school, and for the Alzheimer's Society...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CatherineMcP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came with family to watch a dance show. Great theatre, in a historic building. Understand that a renovation project is underway - hope they get the funding they need as it’s a stunning building.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kirstiekirst40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here to see Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott and just want to say firstly what fantastic, friendly and helpful staff you have. The bar was brilliantly staffed and they sell non alcoholic lager. Beautiful building and fab venue. Thanks.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank samdorsett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Watched Saturday Night Fever Show 03-11-18. Good seats and very enjoyable show. Would like to see the show again: it was that enjoyable.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lancelot-on-holiday
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Winter Gardens is an amalgamation of theatres, ballrooms, cafes and other rooms/areas built over a period, dating back to as long as 140 years ago. Although we did not see all of it, because of ongoing refurbishment/renovation, the building has a wonderful feeling of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Modigli
Anthony W, Public Relations Manager at Winter Gardens Blackpool, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit... Come back soon.

Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Second time I’ve been here this year. Lovely old theatre with comfortable seats all I think with a good view and booster cushions available for those that are vertically challenged. Drinks a bit pricey but hey they’ve got you! I always take a lid for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ellebeehome
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Lovely venue , danced in Empress Ballroom , good sized floor . Cafe & restaurant inside complex clean & good food quality

Date of experience: November 2018
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dutsie
25 October 2018|
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Response from lynnolivew | Reviewed this property |
No you see just above their head
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Patricia K
10 September 2018|
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