Blackpool Tower virtual reality rollercoaster: new photos released of Tower's latest attraction

A new virtual reality ride will be open to the public this month at Blackpool Tower.

Tuesday, 10th September 2019, 1:15 pm
The new ride at Blackpool Tower will be unveiled this week

The new 8K VR Roller Coaster attraction opens in the brand new Fifth Floor family events room, which is set to be opened this month.

A spokesman for the Tower said: "Directly above the new arcade is our brand new mezzanine where you can take a thrilling ride on our unbelievable 8K VR Roller Coaster!

"Think you've experienced VR before - this will blow your mind. Featuring moving pods and total immersion for the ultimate sensation - it's like being there up with the seagulls racing around the Tower!"

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Still of the virtual reality ride
Large areas of the Fylde coast can be seen on the VR coaster
Lots of Blackpool landmarks can be spotted
Those scared of heights may want to give it a miss!
The experience is set to open later this month
"It's like being there up with the seagulls racing around the Tower."