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Author: Olivia Scammell

A step back in time…Portsmouth in the 1920s

A step back in time…...

The spectacular view that you see from our view decks today would have been very different 100 years ago. As we begin a new year and a new decade, we’ve taken a look with the help of local historian, Matt Wingett at what you would have seen from our view decks 100 years ago in […]

The team behind the Tower Toymaker’s Workshop

The team behind the Tower...

Have you visited our Tower Toymaker’s Workshop? Santa and his elves have been very busy this year meeting all of the excited new recruits for the workshop. Take a look at some behind the scenes photos of Glitzy Pixie, Merry Snowball, Snowflake, Stripey Tights, Sprinkles and Noel and the helpers who put the workshop together […]

Emirates Spinnaker Tower win Silver

Emirates Spinnaker Tower ...

Emirates Spinnaker Tower’s Clouds Café has been awarded Silver at the prestigious Beautiful South Awards for Café/Tearoom of the Year. Since opening in 2010, Clouds Café has been serving world class high teas and more with the most spectacular views. The Beautiful South Awards are organised by Tourism South East and recognises and celebrates the […]

Tower Toymaker’s Workshop is open!

Tower Toymaker’s Wo...

Our magical Tower Toymaker’s Workshop is officially open here at Emirates Spinnaker Tower. Father Christmas arrived alongside his Elves and set up the grotto ready to meet all the excited children (or should we say, the toymakers) and the Tower Toymaker’s Workshop was launched. We’ve already had some great reviews come in, check them out.* […]

Party High in the Sky this New Year’s Eve

Party High in the Sky thi...

Looking for plans to start your 2020 on a high? This New Year’s Eve, party like a high rolling spy and celebrate in style at our Casino Royale themed party. Discover the uniqueness of a party at Emirates Spinnaker Tower and avoid the hustle and bustle of London as you celebrate high in the sky. […]

Emirates Spinnaker Tower scoops bronze for Best UK Leisure Attraction

Emirates Spinnaker Tower ...

Emirates Spinnaker Tower has taken home bronze for Best UK Leisure Attraction in the prestigious British Travel Awards (BTAs) last night in London. The BTAs are the largest UK consumer voted programme across any industry, and from June to September, 402,734 people cast 867,221 votes for their favourite UK holidays and attractions, cruises, holidays, airlines […]

Christmas gift guide

Christmas gift guide

Looking for the perfect gift inspiration for your loved ones this Christmas? Look no further.

14 things you may not know about the Tower

14 things you may not kno...

Emirates Spinnaker Tower is now 14 years old! That’s the equivalent to 168 months or 5110 days or 122,640 hours that we have had our doors open to the public. 14 years has flown by and we’re proud to still be providing memorable experiences to all of our guests. It’s been an exciting 14 years […]

Best ‘plaices’ for fish and chips in Portsmouth

Best ‘plaices’ for fi...

Ahh, fish and chips, the good old quintessential English seaside dinner. Portsmouth is home of the seaside and there is no shortage of a good old serving of fish and chips around the city. To mark seafood week, we’ve compiled 5 of the best plaices (the pun was too good to resist) to go for […]