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The London Eye is one of the most inspiring and visually dramatic additions to the London skyline. At 135m/443ft high, it is the world's tallest observation wheel, allowing visitors to see one of the world's most exciting cities from a completely new perspective. The London Eye moves on a gradual, 30 minute, 360 degree rotation, revealing parts of the city which are simply not visible from the ground. The London Eye is ideal for private parties and entertaining, and offers a wide variety of 'in-flight' hospitality packages, like champagne and canapés, which are available to enjoy in the privacy of the capsules.

London Eye
Riverside Building,County Hall,Westminster Bridge Road,LONDON,SE1 7PB


  • Parking nearby
  • Cafe
  • Facilities: Braille guidebooks, wheelchair hire, T-loop, carer ticket
  • Accessible toilets
Opening times
  • Open all year
  • Opening Times: Open all year, daily from 10 (ticket office 9.30). Closed 9-24 Jan for annual maintenance

About the area

Discover London

The UK's capital was founded by the Romans shortly after they invaded in 43AD. Since then it’s evolved into one of the greatest cities on earth. From a bloody, squalid history to the vanguard of fashion in the Swinging 1960s to the buzzing metropolis it is today, London has something for everyone. There are very British pursuits like the Oxford and Cambridge boat race, changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace and an impressive collection of traditional English pubs. And that’s not to mention world-renowned arts venues, galleries and museums, award-winning theatre and unrivalled shopping – all found within a few Tube stops of each other.

London’s royal history is not to be missed. Visitors can roam around one of Britain’s finest medieval castles and royal prison, and learn about the final days of Anne Boleyn at the Tower of London or, for the less bloodthirsty, visit the Queen’s London home, Buckingham Palace. Don’t miss out on exploring the capital’s Royal Parks – from St James’ Park and Hyde Park in the centre to the majestic Hampton Court and wilderness of Richmond Park in the southwest.

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