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May 3, 2013

Meet the tallest building in Western Europe named The Shard.  The 72 story building was opened to the public on February 1st and has since become a great tourist attraction in London.  Tourists are able to visit the 68, 69, and 72 floors which provide exceptional views of all of London. 

 

The photo above was taken during sunrise from the Tower Millenium Pier.  One may also take great pictures of the Tower Bridge from the same location.  

The official name of the viewing decks that tourists can visit is The View From The Shard.  One may visit the shard by arriving at the London Bridge station visa the Jubilee or Northern Lines.  The admission for adults is £24.95 in advance or £29.95 if one arrives without an appointment.  Children aged 4 to 15 may enter or £18.95 in advance orr £23.95 upon arrival with no appointment.

Visitors will be able to see a full 360 degree view of the city between 9:00am to 10:00pm.  That means visitors will be able to see the sunset over the iconic city of London.  The Shard is open to tourists all seven days of the week.

Visit theviewfromtheshard.com to make advanced reservations and for more information.