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Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 08:13

The government of Valencia in Spain is reportedly in negotiations to secure financing for a Ferrari World theme park, which could open in 2015.

Voldemort wand
Monday, May 14, 2012 19:21

Are you a Harry Potter fan? Would you love to be the proud new owner of Voldemort's twisted, skeletal wand? Don't miss this chance to win one!

Universal Studios Hollywood tour image
Friday, April 13, 2012 08:00

Plans to build an indoor Universal Studios theme park in Moscow have been revealed, with construction work potentially set to begin in 2014.

Minnie Mouse plush toy
Friday, April 06, 2012 10:31

Do you love Minnie Mouse? Would you love to be the proud new owner of a singing, giggling Minnie Mouse soft plush toy? Don't miss this chance to win one!

Making of Harry Potter tour logo
Friday, March 16, 2012 08:42

The Warner Bros. Studio Tour in London, which will offer guests a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the Harry Potter movies, is ready for its March 31, 2012 debut.

Angry Birds logo
Monday, February 20, 2012 08:37

The Särkänniemi Adventure Park in Finland is to open a new land based on the smash-hit mobile game Angry Birds in summer 2012.

New Pleasureland
Friday, February 10, 2012 08:39

The New Pleasureland amusement park in Southport is set to continue operating for the immediate future, after an £80 million plan to redevelop the site was dropped.

Napoleon artwork
Monday, January 23, 2012 08:40

A French politician is reportedly planning on opening a hybrid theme park-museum dubbed "Napeoleonland", in honour of the country's former emperor Napoleon Bonaparte.

Dollywood announcement
Friday, January 20, 2012 08:57

Dollywood has announced that it will take 50 percent ownership in a new "water and snow theme park" that will debut in Nashville in summer 2014.

Paramount Pictures logo
Friday, January 06, 2012 08:15

The project to build a Paramount-branded theme park in Spain is set to receive a boost, with its backers set to secure a €15.8 million deal for the land that will host the park.

Property Wire reports that Proyectos Emblematicos Murcianos (PREMURSA), the promoter of the project, will confirm the deal on February 6, 2012, when it will also reveal details of the investors in the park. The move will help to assuage the fears of critics of the project, who have claimed that building "Spain's largest theme park" at a time of economic gloom in the country is not feasible.

Wizarding World of Harry Potter map
Wednesday, January 04, 2012 21:26

Do you love Harry Potter? Don't miss this chance to win a poster-sized map of the Wizarding World at Universal Orlando!

Merry Christmas from Theme Park Tourist!
Friday, December 23, 2011 08:10

The editors of Theme Park Tourist would like to wish all of our readers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.


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