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The London Eye: An unforgettable experience high above the city

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  • Free and priority entry to the city's most popular attractions, museums and guided tours with the London City Pass - one ticket, everything included!
  • This attraction is optional with your City Pass.
  • Book your preferred date in advance - you will receive all the information with your City Pass.
  • Panoramic views: Enjoy breathtaking 360-degree views of London's famous landmarks, such as Big Ben, Parliament, St. Paul's Cathedral and the Tower of London, as you soar 135 meters above the city.
  • 30-minute rotation: Embark on an exhilarating 30-minute ride as your gondola slowly rotates, offering ever-changing perspectives of the London skyline.
  • High-tech gondolas: Experience the London Eye's luxurious, air-conditioned capsules, equipped with interactive touchscreens that offer fascinating insights into the landmarks below.
  • Day and night experiences: Watch the transformation of London's skyline as day turns to night. The London Eye offers daytime and nighttime rides.  

The London Eye: 360 degree view over the whole city

What awaits you on site  

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Discover the London Eye - an iconic attraction that offers breathtaking views of London, fascinating history and a unique experience in the famous gondolas. Extend your visit with an exclusive London City Pass upgrade! 

Experience the history of the London Eye, which opened to the public in 2000 as part of the city's millennium celebrations. This impressive landmark was designed by architects David Marks and Julia Barfield and has been an integral part of modern London ever since.

Manufactured in various parts of Europe and assembled on site, the London Eye quickly gained worldwide fame and has brought millions of visitors to London.At 135 meters high, the London Eye is one of the tallest Ferris wheels in the world, and its unique design has inspired similar constructions in other major cities. It is not only a symbol of London, but also a masterpiece of modern architecture.

Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of some of London's most famous landmarks, including Big Ben, Parliament, St. Paul's Cathedral and the Tower of London. On a clear day, you can even see as far as Windsor Castle, giving you a unique perspective of the city.    

How to get there

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Riverside Building, County Hall, London SE1 7PB, United Kingdom

Good to know

  • Opening hours
    Monday to Friday: 11.00am - 6.00pm
    Saturday and Sunday: 10.00 am - 8.30 pm    
  • Accessibility: The London Eye is accessible to guests of varying abilities, including wheelchair users. Each gondola can accommodate one wheelchair user per rotation and there are ramps and elevators to allow access to the boarding platform.
  • Late arrivals: It is important to arrive on time for your scheduled ride as the London Eye operates to a strict timetable. Late arrivals may not be accommodated and tickets are non-refundable in such cases. 

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