Dads Go Free at The View from The Shard this Father’s Day

  • Buy a ticket for The View from The Shard this Father’s Day and your Dad will get in free
  • Enjoy unparalleled 360-degree views over the capital stretching as far as Windsor Castle (40 miles)
  • Raise a glass together at The View from The Shard’s brand new Champagne bar on level 69
  • Make it the perfect day out and treat him to lunch in Borough Market after enjoying The View. Offers are available at a range of restaurants for ticket holders
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This Father’s Day, treat your Dad to a day he’ll never forget at The View from The Shard and he’ll feel like a VIP with free entry. Celebrate together in style with a glass of bubbly from London’s highest champagne bar whilst taking in the breathtaking 64km (40 mile), 360-degree views over the capital.

Travelling at an ear-popping 6 meters per second, high-speed lifts will take you up to the highest accessible points of The Shard where interactive Tell:scopes will reveal fun and interesting facts about London’s skyline, and you can explore historical views from Museum of London’s archives dating back as far as the Roman ruled Londinium of 450 BC.

They say that the way to any man’s heart is through his stomach, and The Shard is surrounded by some of the best Gastro pubs and restaurants in London. Ticket holders to The View from The Shard can enjoy a selection of exclusive offers at restaurants and bars in the London Bridge Quarter on the day of their visit. From free Prosecco at Fish! to discounts at Roast and Brigade there is a brilliant selection around Borough Market to treat your Dad to. More information on the offers can be found online here:

Tickets can be purchased from the website or via the telephone hotline: +44 (0)844 499 7111 (a handling fee applies for telephone bookings only). 


Notes to editors

Father’s Day walk-up sales offer only, free ticket for a Dad (or Granddad) when purchasing a standard on-the-day Adult or Child ticket at full price. Valid Sunday 15 June only.

Offer terms and conditions:
The offer is subject to availability and is valid only for walk-up sales only on Sunday 15 June 2014. A maximum of one free adult ticket per ‘Dad’ is offered subject to the purchase of one full price on the day adult or child ticket to The View from The Shard. Gift certificates and redemptions are excluded from the Dad’s Go Free offer. A free of charge ‘Dad’ ticket is only valid for adults from 16 years. The View from The Shard’s usual booking terms and conditions apply. Our customer services team will be pleased to assist with any queries on

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The View from The Shard Picture Library:
The View from The Shard is the new premium attraction at the top of The Shard, London’s newest landmark.  The View from the Shard is the highest vantage point in Western Europe and the only place where it is possible to see all of London all at once.

The Shard and London Bridge Quarter
The Shard is the iconic new building at the heart of the London Bridge Quarter - the £2bn regeneration project being developed by Sellar Property in association with LBQ Ltd. The Shard is a vertical town comprising offices, restaurants, the five star Shangri-La Hotel, residences, retail and the View From The Shard visitor attraction.

London Bridge Quarter is a catalyst for a wider regeneration of the area In addition to delivering top quality offices in The Shard and The Place, together with restaurants, bars, and a hotel and the development is attracting tourists to a diverse and culturally rich neighbourhood. LBQ is also facilitating a dramatic improvement in the transport infrastructure with major investment in London Bridge Station and a completed new bus station.