London's Coolest New Attractions
The skyline of London is shifting before our eyes, and these cool new attractions are well worth the price of admission
- By Farhad Heydari
- June 24, 2013
(Courtesy of Baron Phillips Associates)
Opening in 2012 at the foot of London Bridge, Renzo Piano’s 1,016-foot-high triangular tower seizes the title of Western Europe’s tallest, cloud-scraping building, with an observation deck that promises 40-mile city views and easy access from high-speed elevators. The glass-encased floors are filled with a mix of offices, apartments, upscale restaurants, and guest rooms at a Shangri-La hotel.
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