Jungle Jim's: Looking back at over 30 years of ball pits, slides and family fun in Blackpool

After well over 30 years of entertaining children from across the country, Blackpool Tower's Jungle Jim's Adventure Playground has closed for good.

Friday, 3rd May 2019, 5:42 pm
Updated Friday, 3rd May 2019, 5:51 pm
Looking back at Jungle Jim's
Looking back at Jungle Jim's

We've hunted through the picture archive to bring you this nostalgic look back at one of the Tower's most famous fixtures. You can read more about the closure here.

Youngsters climbing a rope net at Jungle Jim's in 1984.
Part of the play area in 1984

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Visitors to Jungle Jim's during the 'Evening Gazette' fun weekend. April 16, 1984
An egg and spoon race at Jungle Jim's in 1984.
The ball pit will live long in many memories.
Remember these?
How many children climbed this netting over the years?
Building work during the revamp of Jungle Jim's in 2007.
Jungle Jim's relaunched in 2008.
Trying out the new Glide Slide at the relaunched Jungle Jim's in 2008.
Pictured in 2008, The Tower's General Manager Geoff Sage by the new Inca Gods.
Will you be sad to see Jungle Jim's go?