Skate around Canary Wharf’s ice rink

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Canary Wharf, London

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
2nd November 2018 to 16th February 2019
50 minute sessions between 12.15 PM to 9.45 PM (Mon-Thu, to 10th Dec and after 2nd Jan); 10:45 AM to 10:45 PM (Fri, to 10th Dec and after 2nd Jan); 9 AM to 10.30 PM (Sat-Sun, to 10th Dec and after 2nd Jan); 9 AM to 10.30 PM (Mon-Sun, 11th Dec to 2nd Jan)
Tickets & Cost:
Adults £16.95; Children (4-12) £10.95; Family (2 ad+ 2 ch, or 1 ad+1 ch) £46.50

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This 1200sq metre rink has a spectacular backdrop, sitting in the shadow of the skyscrapers at Canada Square.

The rink itself is situated inside Canada Square Park, in the heart of Canary Wharf. It has a roof on top and an interesting little feature that sets it apart from all the other rinks in London — an atmospheric skate path around the side that allows you to leave the main rink and glide past the fir trees and fairy lights that decorate the perimeter.

You'll also find a rinkside bar and viewing terrace (for those of you who'd rather keep your feet firmly on solid ground!).

You might like to read Craig's review of all the Christmas ice rinks in London, to see which is the best one. And here is our list of all the other ice rinks in London.


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> Craig’s review of this event – “The best ice rink at Christmas is the one at Somerset House. This is how a winter rink should look, all lit in brilliant blues with a giant Tiffany Christmas tree up the front. It gets dark early in the winter when we put the clocks back so it's pitch black at five-thirty, and people have packed it out already. They are half gliding and half sliding, and they all look… continued”

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