The Shard has instantly become an iconic London building where modern architecture meets old London style. The Shard located in Southwalk is a 95 story skyscraper that is 309.7 metres (1,016 ft) high making it the tallest skyscraper in the United Kingdom. The Shard is home to to a wide range of restaurants and bars and even containers a Shangri La hotel.
The View from The Shard is a viewing platform also has one of the best panoramic views in London including 360 degree views of the city. This is London highest observation deck and features and open-air sky deck and views for 40 miles. Tickets available from about $40 with savings possible by booking early and free using The London Pass.
The Shard Information
Category: London Landmarks, London Observation Decks
Suitable For: Adults, Couples, Families, Kids
London Area: Southwalk
Entry Price: £20 - £50
Nearby Tube Stations: London Bridge
Nearby Overground Stations: London Bridge
Hotel Features: Restaurants
Tags: The Shard
Address: 32 London Bridge St, London SE1 9SG, UK