Merlin Annual Pass

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Enjoy 12 spellbinding months’ entry to 31 of Britain’s greatest attractions with a Merlin Annual Pass. From theme parks to aquariums and even a castle, with a Merlin Annual Pass you can sneak next to royalty and celebrities, dead and alive, at Madame Tussauds. Leapfrog centuries in medieval Warwick Castle, tiptoe past some sorry souls in our dark Dungeons or dive underwater at SEA LIFE. There’s something to do with the entire family without worrying about the cost! What’s more, Passholders enjoy money saving perks when visiting, such as up to 20% off shopping and dining.

*Access to Shrek’s Adventure! London, is subject to terms and conditions of the Pass type. Shrek’s Adventure London is available from September 2015; subject to prebooking, please visit for more information.

If you currently HAVE a valid Merlin Annual Pass:
- You can visit any of the above attractions OR purchase in advance via phone or online.
- Current Passholders have the option to collect their Pass within the next 12 months or have 12 months added to the end of their existing Pass.
- From the 27th December please visit for further information or to renew online. Alternatively you can call our friendly customer service team on 08444 77 44 44 who will be happy to process your renewal for you.

How do I know if I qualify for the family rate?
If you have more than 3 people who would like to purchase a Merlin Annual Pass, then you will be able to purchase at the family rate.

As a new customer where can I purchase my pass?
New customers can purchase in person at our attractions, online using print and post or through the call our team on 08444 77 44 44.

What are the terms and conditions of the offer?

  • Visitation restrictions apply to the Standard Merlin Annual Pass and parking is not included on a Standard Merlin Annual Pass.
  • Offer is only available to purchase in advance via phone or online for previous & existing Merlin Annual Passholders.
  • Offer is not valid in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Offer is subject to availability and removal without notice.
  • Savings based on full walk up price.
  • Phone lines open daily from 9am – 5pm, subject to seasonal operating calendars. Calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras.

If I cannot get to an attraction to have my Pass issued what can I do?
If you are part of a family Pass your family members can have the Pass issued on your behalf by taking a clear colour photo of you with them, your full name and date of birth. All family Passes must be issued at the same time.

More information about purchasing your pass

Merlin Worlds:

  • Alton Towers Resort Theme Park

  • Chessington World of Adventures

  • Thorpe Park

  • LEGOLAND® Windsor

  • LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Manchester

  • Warwick Castle

  • Madame Tussauds

  • The EDF Energy London Eye

  • The Dungeons

  • SEA LIFE Centres and Sanctuaries

  • The Blackpool Tower

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Merlin Annual Pass Standard

Standard Merlin Annual Pass

  • 12 months entry to the UK's top attractions
  • All Passholder Perks
  • Exclusive short break offers
  • Restrictions apply (see below)

Standard price



Family Groups (PP) (3, 4 or 5 persons), includes up to 3 guests 12yrs+


Merlin Annual Pass Premium

Premium Annual Pass

  • 12 months entry to the UK's top attractions PLUS:
  • Visit anytime without restrictions
  • NEW! Privilege Pack including:
    Birthday vouchers, bring three friends for £10 each
    One single ride fastrack for THORPE Park, Chessington World of Adventures & Alton Towers
  • Complimentary parking
  • Exclusive short break offers

Standard price



Family Groups (PP) (3, 4 or 5 persons), includes up to 3 guests 12yrs+



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Passes at a glance

Brighton - MAP table icon (premium)

Brighton - MAP table icon (standard)

12 months entry into top UK attractions



No restrictions (except opening calendars of course)



Complimentary parking at the attractions



Grat passholder perks



Exclusive short break offers



Passholder Perks

A Merlin Annual Pass gives you access to a whole host of Passholder Perks including:

  • Up to 20% off dining & shopping
  • Unlimited fountain drink refills with a Merlin Annual Pass Drink Capsule
  • Discounted stays at our resort hotels
  • Great discounts with specially selected partners including Kids Eat Free at the Hard Rock Cafe

Standard Merlin Annual Pass restrictions:

Standard Passes are subject to the follow exclusions.
* The not so small print: Unlimited entry is based on purchasing a Premium Merlin
Annual Pass, entry is subject to attraction operating calendars and capacity. The following exclusions apply to the Standard Merlin Annual Pass; NO entry into Madame Tussauds London, SEA LIFE London Aquarium and London Dungeon during the month of August or on bank holidays; NO entry to the EDF Energy London Eye on the 14th February OR from 27th July – 31st August; an event booking fee will apply to Fright Nights at THORPE PARK and may apply on other event dates regardless of the time of entry or departure; NO entry to the London Dungeon or the London Eye from 29th to 31st October; the secondary attractions at Warwick Castle including the Castle Dungeon and Merlin Dragon Tower are not included. These exclusions do not apply to the Premium Merlin Annual Pass. The waterpark, extraordinary golf and spa at the Alton Towers Resort are not included with the Merlin Annual Pass. Parking is not included with the Standard Merlin Annual Pass, and
is subject to availability for Premium Passholders. Full terms and conditions can be viewed at Prices are subject to change. Terms and conditions apply to the Passholder Perks scheme and they may be changed or removed without warning. Passholder Perks are subject to full terms, visit

Find out more about the Merlin Annual Pass Terms and Conditions at

Discounted Renewal Prices

Don't forget you can renew your Merlin Annual Pass up to eight weeks after its expiration date.
We guarantee the best price for existing Passholders when renewing directly with us. If you find a cheaper price within 4 weeks of purchase, we’ll refund the difference. Terms and conditions apply, see for details.

Brighton - MAP table icon (standard)

Full Renewal Price



Family group (PP) options can consist of either 3, 4 or 5 people, with no more than three guests aged 12 or older


Brighton - MAP table icon (premium)

Full Renewal Price



Family group options can consist of either 3, 4 or 5 people, with no more than three guests aged 12 or older


Renew your Annual Pass online...
Or renew in person at a SEA LIFE centre or Sanctuary**

Merlin Annual Pass Gift Vouchers

The perfect gift for any occasion. Give a Gift Voucher to family or friends to collect their Merlin Annual Pass at any of our Merlin Worlds!
Vouchers can be purchased for a Merlin Annual Pass at any of our UK attractions

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