Magic Carpet (M&D's Theme Park)

Magic Carpet
M&D's Scotland's Theme Park
Location Motherwell, Scotland, UK
Status Defunct
Operated 1988 to 2016
Replaced by Fliegender Teppich
Matt & Douglas Taylor (UK)
Location Travelling
Operated October 1985 to 1990s
Alton Towers
Location Alton, Staffordshire, England, UK
Operated April 1984 to 1985
Kinzler & Müller (Germany)
Location Travelling
Operated 1982 to 1983
Manufacturer Zierer
Product Flying Carpet
Capacity 40 per cycle

Magic Carpet was a Flying Carpet built by German manufacturer Zierer previously located at M&D's Scotland's Theme Park in Motherwell, Scotland, UK.


The ride was new to Kinzler & Müller of Germany in 1982.[1] It was sold to Alton Towers, where it opened in April 1984.[2]

At M&D's Scotland's Theme Park in 2008


  1. "Fliegender Teppich (Kinzler)". 8 March 2019.
  2. "23 Jul 1984, page 3 - Evening Sentinel at". (in English). Retrieved 2024-04-02.

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