Attractions industry news

22 Feb 2021

Merlin reveals Chessington's new Croc Drop tower attraction

Merlin Entertainments has revealed details of the new Croc Drop attraction, set to open at its Chessington World of Adventures Resort theme park near London, UK this year. [more...]

22 Feb 2021

Outdoor visitor attractions and theme parks in the UK to reopen on 12 April

Most outdoor attractions in England – including zoos and theme parks – will be allowed to reopen their doors on 12 April. [more...]

19 Feb 2021

Architects MVRDV reveal ambitious plans to create Marble Arch visitor attraction for London

A new visitor attraction at London's Marble Arch is set to anchor ambitious plans to "reimagine" the city's famous Oxford Street shopping district. [more...]

News powered by attractionsmanagement.com

Coventry's former IKEA building slated to become arts and cultural centre of international importance

Coventry, the UK City of Culture in 2021, wants to seize a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create an arts hub to establish the city as an international destination for culture. [more...]

Indoor rainforest zoo, Plantasia, secures BIAZA membership

Plantasia, a rainforest zoo in Swansea, UK, has been awarded provisional membership of the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA). [more...]

Donald Trump returns to London – in balloon form

The Donald Trump baby blimp, which was flown over London's Parliament Square in July 2018 during the then-US president's visit to the UK, has found a new home at the Museum of London. [more...]

Transport museum to anchor £33.8m tourism development in central Scotland

A museum charting the history of transport and motor vehicles is set to anchor a new tourism destination near Perth, Scotland. [more...]

David Attenborough to front AR-based natural world app

Broadcaster and natural historian, Sir David Attenborough, will front a new virtual app which will allow users to explore exotic plants and animals in their own surroundings. [more...]

Scott Brownrigg-designed Museum of Military Medicine in Cardiff given planning approval

The Museum of Military Medicine in the UK has received planning approval for a new building in the city of Cardiff. [more...]

In brief:

Bristol zoo to leave its historic city site after 185 years @BristolZooGdns #BristolZoo #Zoo #Bristol [more...]
Interactive ‘free roaming’ VR experience to launch in 2021 – Atmos VR plans eight sites in England @atmosvr @SamahomaMA #VR #VRattractions [more...]
UK's COVID-hit arts and heritage organisations get £165m emergency loan package @ace_national @nickserota #Arts #Heritage [more...]
'Grandparent of skyscrapers' in Shrewsbury to be redeveloped as visitor attraction @matherandco_ltd @flax_maltings #Shrewsbury [more...]
Legoland New York on track for 2021 launch, while details revealed for Legoland Windsor's biggest ever addition @legolandnewyork @LEGOLANDWindsor @holovisint #Legoland [more...]
PortAventura, Europa-Park and The Nest among winners of 27th annual TEA Thea Awards @EuropaParkUK @europa_park @TEA_Connect @PortAventura_UK @portaventura_es #TEA #ThemedEntertainment #VisitorAttractions [more...]
We The Curious ready to open its biggest exhibition ever – when Covid measures allow @kossmanndejong @brunsnl @wethecurious_ #ExhibitionDesign #ScienceCentre #ScienceCenter #Attractions #VisitorAttractions [more...]
Experience UK and ALES UK join forces to create new trade body @terrymonkton @ExperienceUKorg #VisitorAttractions [more...]
Hundreds of heritage attractions saved by £103m Covid rescue fund @EnglishHeritage @DCMS #Heritage #COVID19 [more...]
More news from attractionsmanagement.com>>
<< Back