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Explore The London Eye

The London Eye isn’t just one of London’s top tourist attractions, it’s an extraordinary piece of engineering design and architecture.
4D Experience at The London Eye

4D Experience at The London Eye

Introducing our new 4D Experience. Includes behind the scenes previews, making of clips and more.

History of The London Eye

History of The London Eye

Since opening in March 2000 The London Eye has become an iconic landmark and a symbol of modern Britain. In June 2008 we celebrated flying our 30 millionth guest! See a timeline of our history here.

The London Eye Awards

The London Eye Awards

The London Eye has won over 75 awards for national and international tourism, outstanding architectural quality and engineering achievement since opening in March 2000.

Making of The London Eye

Making of The London Eye

Creating The London Eye is the tallest cantilevered observation wheel in the world. It’s height is 135 metres and it weighs over 2000 metric tonnes. The London Eye’s construction is a story of ingenuity, excellence and ambition!

Interesting Facts

Interesting Facts

A selection of fantastic facts about the London Eye and its construction.

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