The View from The Shard Tickets

About The View from The Shard

The View From The Shard presents the Summer Of Music

The UK’s highest music Festival

Bringing you sounds at new heights, from the capital of the music scene in the tallest building, this is the only music event of its kind in the UK; The View From The Shard presents the Summer Of Music. Taking music to literally new levels, The View From The Shard is giving you the chance to be part of a very special party. This summer, a variety of artists will be performing at the top of the iconic structure, adding entertainment to the already amazing photo opportunities. With the goal of raising the rood in London’s highest rise, guests can listen to music from acoustic sessions provided by some of the very best unsigned acts in town organised by Talentbanq. Saturday nights will bring you the best tunes from some of the finest DJ’s. From Vernon Kay & Love Island’s resident DJ’s The Mac Twins (because it wouldn’t be a party if Love Island isn’t involved) to George Shelly and Toby Anstis.

Entry into the Saturday night DJ gigs is included in all tickets.

Available to guests 18+ only.

Choose one of the following dates from the calendar:

4 August: George Shelley + Toby Anstis (Heart Radio)

11 August: Roberto (Heart 80s) + Katie Thistleton (Radio 1)

18 August: Vernon Kay + The Mac Twins (Official Love Islands DJs)

25 August: Cel Spellman (Radio 1) + Will Manning (Capital FM)

Tickets for just £24.95!

Situated at the top of London’s tallest building, The View from The Shard offers unrivalled 360 degree panoramic views, stretching over 40 miles of London’s skyline for as far as the eye can see. The equivalent of the height of 57 double decker buses, The View from The Shard is a must do for all visitors, enabling guests to experience the capital like never before. The journey begins in the extraordinary high-speed lifts that carry you to the show stopping heights of the viewing galleries on level 69 and 72, where you can see all the iconic landmarks at once. 

Take your time to soak in the sights whilst enjoying a glass or two of Moët & Chandon Brut Imperial at London’s highest Champagne bar or head up to the ‘open-air skydeck’ and be exposed to the sounds and elements of the city below. 

General Admission Tickets all include:

Access to Level 69 and to the open air Skydeck on Level 72 where you’ll be exposed to the elements and the sounds of the city below.

Complimentary audio and visual guides available in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Catalan, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese and Arabic to learn about the view, The Shard and the capital.

Use of Interactive Telliscopes to learn about London’s past, present and future.

Access to London’s highest Champagne experience and Sky Boutique

Friendly Guest Ambassadors will bring the view to life with their in depth knowledge of London’s skyline.

Drinks and snack available to purchase on Level 72

No time limit in the attraction

Please note the following changes in opening times:


Opening Time

Closing Time 

Last Entry 

 28th July 2018




10th August 2018




17th August 2018




24th August 2018




26th August 2018




1st September 2018




Important Information

The View from the Shard is over 1000 feet from ground level-any clients suffering vertigo,  enter the View entirely at their own risk. Parents of young children should be aware that the View from the Shard has floor to ceiling glass windows.

Please note: In peak periods and weekends there may be longer average waiting time before the next available time slot. Time slots can be pre booked via ringing our reservation number at the top of the page.

In order to gain entry you must present a printed copy of your voucher.

*Please ensure you print your voucher and hand it to the venue on arrival in exchange for your entry ticket.

*This voucher does not allow you to pre-book, you will need to enter via the on-the-day entrance.

*Entry is subject to availability. You may be required to queue.

*Opening Times do vary.

Disabled access:

There are 15 steps leading from the entrance on Joiner Street to the booking hall with handrails on both sides. There is a small lift to the left of these stairs. Entry to the booking hall is through a revolving door or through an automatic door to the right which is 900mm/35.5ins wide.

The booking hall is located on Level 1 of The Shard with step free level access all the way to Level 72. The floor surface is tile, the area is evenly lit with overhead lighting, there is a hearing loop system installed at each desk, and a pen and pad of paper is available at each counter.

Visitor toilets are located on Level 1 and Level 68.

Pick-Up Point

Please ensure you print your voucher and hand it to the venue on arrival in exchange for your entry ticket.

The View from The Shard

Joiner Street, off St Thomas' Street London SE1 3UD