Sky Garden is a public garden located on the top floor of the skyscraper known as Walkie Talkie. The admission is free and it is considered as one of the best free things to do in London.
📍 Sky Garden location
Sky Garden is located in the City of London, one of the most important financial districts in the world. Its location makes it a very special place in the city, with a unique panoramic view of London.
📍 How to get to Sky Garden
Monument is the closest tube station to Sky Garden. You can also get to Tower Hill, Tower Gateway, Aldgate, Bank and Mansion House, all within a ten minute walk.
The nearest train stops to Sky Garden are London Fenchurch Street, Cannon Street and London Bridge.
The number 40 bus will drop you off very close to Sky Garden. If you have booked the London Hop On Hop Off Bus you can get off at St Paul’s Cathedral and walk here. It’s about a 15 minute walk.
Book tickets for Sky Garden
Admission to Sky Garden is free, but advance booking is required to ensure access to the inside. Tickets tend to sell out easily and cannot be booked very far in advance, at most three weeks in advance.
You can book your tickets here.
Can I visit Sky Garden if I don´t have a ticket?
They usually accept walk-ins for the whole day, but it depends on their availability at the time. You may be asked to come back later in the day or you may be lucky and they may have an opening for you.
You can also book a table at some of their restaurants and ensure a walk in one of the best views in London.
Visiting Sky Garden at Night
The best way to visit Sky Garden at night is to book a table in one of its outlets. In my case, I made a reservation at Design my Nights which included a bottle of wine and a cheese and charcuterie board. But you can also book directly at their restaurants and enjoy a menu or cocktail with a view.
Events at Sky Garden
Sky Garden has several events every day such as music nights, morning yoga and even a sunrise visit with coffee and sweets included. On this page you can find all the information.
Views from Sky garden
Sky Garden is located on the top floor of the 20 Fenchurch building, known as the Walkie Talkie for its appearance. It is presented on different levels and has 360 degree views of the city of London.
From inside you can see the Tower of London and Tower Bridge, St Paul’s Cathedral, The Shard, among other famous buildings.