Experience

The Slide At The ArcelorMittal Orbit

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ArcelorMittal Orbit, Stratford

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The Slide At The ArcelorMittal Orbit

Slip and slide your way past London's skyline on this incredible ride

"We tried the ArcelorMittal Orbit Slide and it was Awesome."

- Time Out
With exclusive timeslots for YPlan customers only, you lucky folks will get to descend the world’s highest – and at 178m, the world’s longest – tunnel slide. As you travel down the UK’s tallest public artwork, you'll pass through light and dark sections with London’s dramatic skyscape whizzing by. In the 40-second ride of a lifetime, you'll speed around the ArcelorMittal Orbit 12 times, weaving through the loops and curves of the iconic structure, including a tight corkscrew section names the ‘bettfeder’ – after the German word for ‘bedspring’ – and end with a 50m straight run back down to earth. The ArcelorMittal Orbit has been enthralling visitors since the London 2012 Games with it’s spectacular views of the London skyline and we know that you’ll love the new hair-raising slide experience so much that you’ll want to relive it again and again. Guess what? You can! With a limited number of tickets available on the day for just an additional £5 you can head straight back to the top and calm your nerves with the spectacular London skyline, before taking position and riding the slide once again. The Slide was created by Belgian artist Carsten Höller at the invitation of Sir Anish Kapoor, designer of the ArcelorMittal Orbit. It is a unique collaboration between two of the world’s leading artists and a major new art installation for London, as well as yet another reason to visit Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park – fast becoming London’s most exciting playground. You must be at least 1.3m in height and at least 8 years old. A limited number of lockers are available for the use of visitors using The Slide. Food and drink is available in the bar after you have experienced the slide. Drinks will be served at The Podium Bar and Kitchen, after sliding. Please note that Orbit Entry (No Slide) tickets and Orbit + Prosecco No Slide tickets absolutely do not include slide entry. No refunds will be provided for purchasing the incorrect ticket. Customers must arrive at least 15 minutes prior to their time slot purchased. Your ticket will not be valid if you arrive late. For full terms and conditions please visit the ArcelorMittal Orbit website.

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