A Winter Gardens Wonderland

The world-famous Blackpool Winter Gardens is celebrating its 135th birthday next Wednesday and throwing opens its doors for a free special occasion.

Sunday, 1st December 2013, 8:00 am
Blackpool Winter Gardens
Blackpool Winter Gardens

There is access to all areas for the public from 11am-3pm.

There will be backstage tours, insights and information in each of its rooms, the chance to tread the boards so many famous faces have previously walked on, on the stage of the Opera House, visit the backstage dressing rooms, and get up-close to the historic Wurlitzer theatre organ.

The open day will give everyone the chance to explore and learn the extensive history of the building after more than a century.

Hollywood stars such as Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland and Bob Hope all graced the Opera House stage, and more recently Shirley Bassey, Tom Jones, Ronan Keating, Peter Kay and Will Young have performed to sell-out audiences.

See www.wintergardensblackpool.co.uk.

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