The Best Things To Do In Canary Wharf In Winter
You’ll find more than 100 pieces including stand-alone sculptures and integrated architectural works by highly respected modern artists around the estate.
Play old-school fairground games: Enjoy a healthy dose of nostalgia by playing old-school fairground games with a modern tech twist at Fairgame in Canary Wharf. You’ll find Shoot-the-Clown, Whac-A-Mole, Roll-A-Ball Derby, Skeeball, and many more, as well as some of London’s top street food vendors and a bar.
Indulge your need for speed with go karts: Head to Capital Karts in Canary Wharf for some adrenalin-pumping racing on the fastest indoor go kart track in the UK. Once you’ve reached the finish line, you can enjoy a refreshing beverage in the on-site bar and lounge.
See the View At The Shard: If you’re lucky enough to have a clear day in Canary Wharf in winter, be sure to take in the View At The Shard. Located a few minutes’ Tube ride from the Estate, The Shard is the tallest building in the UK. The viewing deck between the 68th and 72nd floors offer views of up to 60km (40 miles).
Learn about Queer Lives at the Tower of London: Celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month by joining Queer Lives at the Tower of London. This immersive theatrical tour will take you through 700 years of history while sharing the untold stories of those who lived, loved, and died at the Tower. 18 – 24 February.
Take a hop-on hop-off bus tour of London: See the sights the easy way by taking a hop-on hop-off bus tour of London. Tours take in all the major attractions, so you can hop off and do some exploring at the sites that interest you before hopping on the next bus to continue your tour.
Stroll through the Crossrail Roof Garden: Marvel at plants from the UK and around the world in the Crossrail Roof Garden. One of London’s largest roof gardens, this gorgeous covered venue also hosts free events all year round, so be sure to check the events calendar when planning your trip.