Fond memories of your favourite theme parks? Delve into the Attraction Source archives and uncover some of our best features from times gone by.

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History of Thorpe Park

Discover Thorpe Park’s evolution over its four decades of operation from what was originally an exhibition style park.

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Canada Creek Railway

Step back in time for a trip to Thorpe Farm and the Canadian Rockies.

Derren Brown’s Ghost Train

Revisit the plans, construction, marketing and more of Thorpe Park’s immersive dark ride.

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Hotel

In 2018, Thorpe Park Resort planned to open a 250-room hotel on the former CEMEX Chertsey site, but the development remains unrealised.

Logger’s Leap

Remembering one of the flagship attractions that put Thorpe Park on the map.

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Past Rides & Attractions

Remind yourself of what once resided at the resort for some Thorpe Park nostalgia.

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Phantom Phantasia / Wicked Witches Haunt

An insight in to the spooky attraction that was sadly destroyed by the fire of July 2000.

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Thorpe Farm

Take a look back at Thorpe Farm which provided guests with an opportunity to learn about a traditional 1930’s farm.

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History of Chessington

Follow Chessington’s journey from zoological gardens to today’s World of Adventures, dating back almost a century!