Thanks to Merlin Entertainments, our units benefit from discounts and unique residentials across 32 magical attractions
Bringing magic to our members
Merlin Entertainments provides thrilling experiences to young people at 32 magical attractions across the UK. Their commitment to fun and adventure matches our own, so we’re delighted to be working with them to offer our members great value, tailor-made experiences.
Did you know 2018 marks 60 years of the LEGO® brick?
As a Girlguiding member you get discounted entry to LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort thanks to our friends at Merlin Entertainments. Why not book an adventure for the girls in your unit to visit some of the new LEGOLAND® attractions such as MINILAND Explore the World and LEGO® Reef. Your unit could build colourful sea creatures out of virtual LEGO® bricks using touch screen technology and be delighted by iconic new additions from across the globe in MINILAND.
Take part in Merlin's exclusive Leaders Conference and hear about Merlin Entertainments fantastic range of attractions for all age groups. Not only will they be presenting their day tickets, but Merlin will also be covering our overnight sleepovers and camps and also new attractions for 2018.
Merlin Entertainments would also love your feedback on how they are doing. Whether that's about Merlin's pricing, marketing or experience on the day. Merlin are open to any suggestions to make sure you and your group have the best day out.
Please note this event is exclusively available to group leaders who are regularly involved in planning or booking trips. Whether you've already been to our attractions or not, we'd love to hear from you!
22 - 23 September 2018 - Save the date for Merlin for Group’s Big Weekend 2018 - more details to come!
For one weekend only, enjoy a further discount on all tickets as well as enjoying a fantastic day out at one of the UK’s top attractions.
Remember to take advantage of the 1:5 free leader ratio.
How we work together
Merlin Entertainments offers our units six out-of-this-world residential experiences across the UK at:
- Alton Towers Resort
- Chessington World of Adventures Resort
- LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort
- The Blackpool Tower Circus
- London SEA LIFE
- Warwick Castle.
Along with sleepovers available at specific attractions too!
Units can also claim a youth group discount, meaning it’s easier for girls and their Leaders to take an exciting day trip out of their unit meeting place. Thanks to Merlin, our members can:
- enjoy the classic Blackpool Tower Circus, be dazzled by the famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom and scale 380ft to the top of The Blackpool Tower Eye
- journey to Far Far Away with Shrek and his DreamWorks friends in London
- take a trip on the iconic Coca-Cola London Eye
- find out why Fear is a Funny Thing at five Dungeons across the country
- see over 1,100 years of jaw-dropping history to discover at Warwick Castle
- play with over 2 million LEGO® bricks at LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre
- experience the world beneath the waves at SEA LIFE Centres
- and much more!
For more information about how to claim these offers from Merlin Entertainments, visit our pages on member benefits.
Merlin Entertainments is the largest European entertainments company operating in Europe. Merlin runs 117 attractions in 24 countries across four continents. Their passion is putting smiles (or screams) on people’s faces and giving their customers memorable experiences.
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