Embrace the Summertime at London’s Highest Garden
This summer, experience London's highest viewing platform transformed into a British summer garden.
At 800 ft (244m) above the city, The View from The Shard has been transformed with over 2,000 plants and flowers. Taking months to prepare and over 350 man-hours to fully install, national floral favourites including poppies, fox gloves, lavender, marigolds and birch trees have been planted in over 10,000 litres of soil, set amongst a further 750 metres of decorative foliage.
Have a quintessentially British experience and enjoy a Fortnum & Mason ice-cream whilst taking in the panoramic views for up to 40 miles.
The garden is on display until September.
Fortnum & Mason Sky-High Tea Experience
*Additional tickets at 10.30am & 7.30pm released following the sell out of all other times*
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
10.30am – 7.30pm
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
End your evening on a high at London's highest viewing platfrom
The View from The Shard will be open until 11pm on select Friday & Saturdays throughout the summer. Why not make the experience truly special and add a glass of champagne to your experience?
There will be additional timeslots at 9.30pm and 10pm, giving you an extra time to see London sparkle at night!
Please note that the following dates are exluded as we will be closing early for special events: 8/8/2015, 22/8/2015, 5/9/2015, 12/9/2015, 26/9/2015
Daily from 12pm - 6pm
Fortnum & Mason have brought a taste of their world renowned Parlour to London's highest garden.
A truly decadent ice cream experience, the Parlour at The View from The Shard offers both much-loved classics and innovative new flavours, many found nowhere else in the world. Flavours on offer fluxuate between the following:
Summer Cup, Very Vanilla, Strawberry Blush, Rose & Violet, Chocolossus, Magnificent Melon Sorbet, Florentine Fancy Sorbet, Gin & Tonic Sorbet and a Frozen Champagne Ice Popsicle
Guests can purchase and enjoy a refreshing ice cream from the Parlour on our open air skydeck until the 8 September.
£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, 08 August 2015, 22 August 2015, 03 September 2015, 26 September 2015, 10 October 2015, 23 October 2015, 31 October 2013
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 £33.95.
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.
Official Charity Partner
The View from The Shard is delighted to be sponsoring the Dame Kelly Holmes Trust as our official UK charity partner.
The Trust is the only charity in the UK that supports athletes during their transition from sport and empowers them to use their unique skills to transform lives of disadvantaged young people through dedicated mentoring programmes.
Since they were founded in 2008, the Trust have impacted over 200,000 young people and have helped over 400 athletes transition from competitive sport.
They currently deploy athletes onto a diverse range of personal development programmes and community projects and in the last year, 84% of young people on the flagship ‘Get On Track’ programme were in employment, education or training by the time they completed.
You can chose to donate 5p to the Dame Kelly Holmes Trust when you book your tickets to visit The View from The Shard.