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  • Friday December 8th 2023
  • #secretlondon, #doctorswho, #londoneye
  • London Eye

Doctor Who Turns the London Eye Blue

Stars Ncuti Gatwa and Millie Gibson press the button for a spectacular lightshow at the London Eye on London’s Southbank

London Eye lit up at night
  • Friday July 7th 2023
  • #secretlondon, #barbie, #londoneye
  • London Eye

London Turns Pink for Barbie Movie Premiere

Ahead of the highly anticipated release of Barbie in cinemas on 21st July, Warner Bros. Pictures and Visit London illuminated iconic London landmarks pink.

Help for heroes on Lond Eye
  • Wednesday September 11th 2019
  • What's On This Month, For the Family

Spooky Storytime this Halloween

The UK’s most popular paid for attraction, the Coca-Cola London Eye, is taking Halloween to scary new heights...

London Eye pod empty at evening
  • Thursday May 30th 2019
  • Announcement

VIP Summer Solstice sleepover alert!

Take to the skies and celebrate the Summer Solstice with an exclusive sleepover on the Coca-Cola London Eye.

Chelsea Flower Show on London Eye
  • Tuesday May 21st 2019
  • Family Friendly

We present to you 'A Gardener's Eye'...

Ahead of the launch of the world-renowned Royal Chelsea Flower Show, we hosted our own unique ode to the event - A Gardener’s Eye.

London Eye lit up red white and blue
  • Monday May 6th 2019
  • Royal

The Royal Family Welcomes a Baby Boy!

On Monday 6th May 2019, the newest addition to the Royal Family was born to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex - a baby boy!

London Eye Pamper On Pod
  • Monday April 1st 2019
  • Family Friendly

Mother's Day with us!

We took Mother’s Day to new heights with a champagne manicure overlooking London’s iconic skyline.

London Eye BBC Sounds
  • Thursday November 1st 2018
  • Music

BBC Sounds at The London Eye

1st November 2018 - The BBC Radio and Music is taking over the Coca-Cola London Eye and turning it into the “London Ear” for the day to celebrate the launch of BBC Sounds!

London Eye wedding on pod
  • Wednesday May 9th 2018
  • Press Release

Win a Royal Wedding on the London Eye

We want to celebrate the Royal Wedding by giving one couple the opportunity to host their very own wedding onboard the London Eye - on the same day as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle!

London Eye lit up red white and blue
  • Monday April 23rd 2018
  • Press Release, Royal

The London Eye to light up red, white and blue to celebrate Royal baby arrival

The Coca-Cola London Eye will light up in the patriotic colours of red, white and blue tonight to celebrate the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s third child, and newest member of the Royal family.

London Eye London Marathon 2018
  • Wednesday April 18th 2018
  • Press Release

London Marathon Runners invited to toast their success 135m above London

On Monday 23rd April the Coca-Cola London Eye will invite all London Marathon 2018 medal holders to enjoy a well-deserved rest.

London Eye lit up red
  • Thursday March 8th 2018
  • Press Release

18 years of London’s most iconic attraction

This Friday (9th March 2018), the Coca-Cola London Eye will turn 18 – marking 18 years as one of London’s most iconic attractions.

London Eye with heart shaped bush in front
  • Wednesday March 29th 2017
  • Press Release

World Autism Awareness Day

In 2016 the London Eye and other Merlin attractions worked with UK organisation Autism Parent Empower to showcase how our sites are Autism Aware, and following a request from the founder we’re delighted to give this organisation and some special guest families affected by autism the opportunity to switch on the lights.

Children celebrating Horrid Henry on London Eye
  • Monday February 27th 2017
  • Press Release

School children enjoy sky-high reading from Horrid Henry author to celebrate World Book Day

To kick off World Book Day week, Horrid Henry author Francesca Simon takes part in a sky-high reading from her £1 book to children from Westminster Cathedral RC Primary School aboard the Coca-Cola London Eye. World Book Day celebrates its 20th anniversary on Thursday 2 March 2017. Horrid Henry Funny Fact Files is one of 10 £1 books that children can redeem at bookshops using their £1 World Book Day book token.

London Eye chinese new year
  • Friday January 13th 2017
  • Press Release

The Coca-Cola London Eye hosts a weekend of celebrations for Chinese New Year and the year of the Rooster

From 27 - 29 January the Coca-Cola London Eye will be hosting a weekend of surprise and delight moments to celebrate London’s Chinese New Year including Dragon dancers, Chinese fortune cookies, appearances from family favourite Kung Fu Panda and a special red and gold light show.