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INFORMATION FOR OUR GUESTS REGARDING COVID-19

Madame Tussauds Blackpool is temporarily closed from 20 March until further notice. Please refer to our website and social media for further information on re-opening. 

We continue to follow the latest Government guidelines and are asking guests with tickets booked between 20th March and 4th July 2020 to follow the link below for information on how to move their booking free on charge. 

Open dated standard and combination tickets are now available to purchase, these tickets are valid until 31st December 2020.

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Groot

Groot

Join the line up with Guardians of the Galaxy. Take your photo with the 10 ft. Groot!

Famous Facts

  • An extraterrestrial, sentient tree-like creature, the original Groot first appeared as an invader that intended to capture humans for experimentation.
  • The character was reintroduced as a heroic, noble being in 2006, and appeared in the crossover comic book storyline "Annihilation: Conquest". Groot went on to star in its spin-off series, Guardians of the Galaxy, joining the team of the same name.
  • Groot has been featured in a variety of associated Marvel merchandise, including animated television series, toys, and trading cards. Vin Diesel voices Groot in the 2014 film Guardians of the Galaxy and its 2017 sequel, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and Krystian Godlewski plays the character via performance capture in the first film.