Kids Go Free
During the May half-term school holidays, each paying adult to The View from The Shard visiting between Monday, 25 May and Sunday, 31 May 2015 is entitled to two child tickets free of charge.
The View from The Shard provides families with an unforgettable experience, and is the perfect place to nurture a child’s fascination with the history of London.
From the spectacular 64km (40 mile), 360-degree view, families can spot both modern and historic landmarks, including The Houses of Parliament, The Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, the Olympic Park and Wembley Stadium.
Time-travel as far back as Roman times with panoramas from the Museum of London archives on the high-tech, interactive Tell:scopes.
A free of charge child ticket is valid for children aged 4 – 15 years. Terms & Conditions
Every Sunday in May and every day during half-term
Top Trumps fans are in for a treat this May when London’s highest viewing platform will display gallery-style, large-format renderings of all the cards in The View from The Shard Top Trumps pack.
Read up on fun London facts, pick out the landmarks in the skyline from 800 feet and complete our special quiz. Afterwards, head down stairs to the boutique to see if you’re a Top Trumps top quizzer! Successful quizzers will go into the draw to win one of 10 pack Top Trumps Skyscrapers packs daily.
Everyone gets to take home a limited-edition Super Top Trumps card of The Shard.
The View from The Shard Top Trumps pack, £5, will be available to purchase on the day.
Standard entry costs apply.
Shaun the Sheep
This spring you can see a ‘Rainbow’ at The View from The Shard with the arrival of the world famous Shaun the Sheep.
Saturday 28th March - Sunday 31st May
‘Rainbow’ has been designed by Rosie Wolfenden and Harriet Vine, founders of original British jewellery company Tatty Devine. 50 giant versions of the popular character are set to be dotted around London from Saturday 28th March until Sunday 31st May to form a special arts trail, ‘Shaun in the City’ that will benefit thousands of children in hospitals around the UK.
The sculptures, which have been designed by high profile artists, designers and celebrities including David Gandy, Zandra Rhodes and Cath Kidston, will be auctioned later this year.
Those wanting to catch a glimpse of the sheep can find them everywhere from the bustling Covent Garden, to the historic site of Trafalgar Square, the shopping extravaganza of Carnaby Street, the world's famous St Paul’s Cathedral, the View from the Shard - the tallest free-standing building in Europe - and the famous Tower of London.
Fortnum & Mason Sky-High Tea Experience
Introducing our Fortnum & Mason Sky-High tea experience! Celebrate the Great British summer-time with the city’s finest afternoon tea at the top of London’s highest view.
Enjoy a delicious Fortnum & Mason ‘Hamperling’ filled with a classic afternoon tea selection on the Level 72 open-air sky deck amongst seasonal florals and stunning 40 mile panoramic views.
23 June – 8 September 2015
12noon – 6pm
Fortnum & Mason picnic ‘Hamperlings’ include classic finger sandwiches, scones, clotted cream, a miniature jar of raspberry jam, and their signature Royal Blend tea. To truly celebrate, champagne can also be added when booking.
Prices start from £85 for 2 persons
£40, including a goody bag.
Yogasphere and The View from The Shard are proud to bring our clients sky high yoga classes! Join Leo and Mandy exclusively at our weekly classes in The View. Its a great way to kick start your weekend or trip to London.
"While you contemplate the view, top instructors from Yogasphere, a company specialising in yoga at beautiful venues, are on hand to help you gain a metaphorically new perspective on city life" The Evening Standard
Every Saturday 8:30-9:30am
Mats are provided and there is a chance for guests to enjoy the view after the class.
Fridays & Saturdays 10pm - 2am Tickets £37.50
Grab a drink from the bar, pop on a set of headphones and dance the night away with sweeping London panoramas at your feet.
Three DJs will set up their decks in the viewing gallery on Level 69 to entertain guests with a varied musical mix including pop, RnB, dance, hip hop, and dub step.
Latest dates: 30 May 2015, 05 June 2015, 13 June 2015, 27 June 2015, 04 July 2015, 11 July 2015, 17 July 2015 & 25 July 2015
Further dates available on Time Out. Book online to avoid disappointment.
Sip on a glass of bubbly, and snack on some gourmet popcorn, at London's highest champagne experience and take in the unparalleled views unfurling beneath you.
Purchase your Champagne Ticket in Advance and enjoy The View from the Shard with a glass of Champagne Lanson for £32.95.
Serving Champagne Lanson
• Champagne by the glass £10
• Champagne by the bottle £60
• Extra age Champagne (sold by the bottle only) £80
• Bellini £12
• Kir Royal £12
Our gourmet popcorn by Jo & Seph’s is being sold for £2.50 in the following flavours:
• Olive Oil, Truffle Oil and Salt
• Caramel, Black Pepper and Chilli
• Strawberries and Cream
• Toffee Apple and Cinnamon
Soft drinks also available
Available anytime from midday everyday until closing.