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The Shard, London: in pictures

On the official opening of The Shard today, and ahead of tonight's laser show to mark the inauguration, we take a look at Europe's tallest building.
  • Zoë Dawes

    Western Europe's highest building finally opens - The Shard and it's not a cheap view! #London #travel #photo

  • Margaux Bonne

    London Bridge is no longer falling down and has the tallest building in Europe instead #theShard #RenzoPiano #myfairlady #designboom xoxo

  • Business Traveller

    Tickets open for “The View from The Shard” - Business Traveller #TheShard

  • luxurious Magazine

    The View from the Shard: London as you’ve never seen it before Shard is London’s newest landmark, designed by Master Architect Renzo Piano. From 1 February it will be possible to ascend the building an views of London usually only afforded to creatures or objects with wings. The View from the Shard takes visitors up 800 feet (244 metres) to the viewing platform on Level 69, the only place you can see ... Expand this post »

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