Hotel & Seating



SPECIAL TANKFEST HOTEL OFFER – SAVE £25 per person per night!

For TANKFEST 2018, The Tank Museum has partnered with FJB Hotels to provide discounted two night days at the stunning 4-star Sandbanks Hotel.

Situated just over a 30 minute drive from The Tank Museum, The Sandbanks Hotel is set in one on England’s most enviable seaside locations.

Ideal for those travelling long distance for TANKFEST, particularly those enjoying more than a single day with us, an overnight stay in comfortable surroundings is essential to make TANKFEST feel like a holiday!

FJB are offering TANKFEST visitors a special rate when booking for at least two nights between 28 June – 1 July 2018, including:

  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Early Breakfast if required
  • Packed lunch each day
  • Free Parking
  • Free unlimited WI-FI
Simply click here to book, using Promo code TANKFEST18.


**This ticket is an upgrade – and does not include admission to TANKFEST itself.**

Saturday & Sunday Grandstand Upgrades are SOLD OUT

Price:  +£30 | Time: 09:00 – 18:00 (Tankfest Event Opening Hours)

If you already have a standard TANKFEST admission ticket, you can now purchase an allocated seat in our new Grandstand. This upgrade ticket will give you a grandstand seat for the date purchased – allowing you to come and go as you please, whilst being guaranteed a great view of the action.           

Your Ticket Includes:

  • An allocated seat in a grandstand for the day of purchase.

To be added to a waiting list please contact the Events team on:

T: 01929 405096 ext. 238


Please Note:

  • This ticket is an upgrade – and does not include admission to TANKFEST itself.
  • You will need to provide your ticket booking reference number on booking this upgrade.
  • You must purchase your admission ticket(s) separately.
  • Places strictly limited.

All you need to know about TANKFEST 2018

29.06.2018 - 01.07.2018

Presented by World of Tanks, the world's biggest display of historic moving armour

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