The O2: Christmas is sorted under one iconic roof

November 23, 2022Amy Hughes0

Head to The O2 for the ultimate day out with family and friends this Christmas. From outlet shopping and rooftop climbing to bowling, football and casual dining. It all happens here, at The O2.

Make a day of it

The O2 is the world’s most popular music, entertainment and leisure venue and has been visited by the biggest stars and over 100 million people since opening in 2007. But it’s the countless things you can do in and around the famous destination that make The O2 come to life from morning to midnight…

Outlet shopping

Icon Outlet is home to over 60 superstar brands at up to 70% off RRP – all located under the world-famous roof of The O2. With brands including adidas, Calvin Klein, Hotel Chocolat, Levi’s, Next, Nike, Superdry, Ted Baker, The Cosmetics Company Store, Tommy Hilfiger, and more, it’s the perfect place to snap up Christmas gifts for the whole family. Plus, with up to 70% off RRP in every store, you can pick up some of the season’s hottest gifts at even better prices.

Shoppers can also enjoy four hours of free parking when spending just £35 shopping – the perfect excuse to enjoy a drink or a bite at one of over 30 bars and restaurants also located at The O2.

Up at The O2

Follow in the footsteps of over 1 million climbers and stand 52m above the world-famous arena with Up at The O2. The perfect day out or gift for a loved one this Christmas, enjoy a 90-minute climbing experience and panoramic views of London.

Led by expert guides with extensive training and local knowledge, a range of climbs are available to book online at various times of day. For something extra special, why not book a Twilight Climb? Ascend the brand-new walkway experience featuring more than 1000 individual lights, and see London in a new light. Join Up at The O2 this Christmas and make memories that will last a lifetime.

Climbers can also upgrade to a Celebration Climb for just £8pp to enjoy a glass of Champagne Lanson at the summit or opt for a Climb and Dine package to enjoy a two-course meal pre or post climb.

Tickets must be purchased in advance. Climbers must be 8+ years old.

Even more adventures

New to Selfie Factory at The Othis year, capture picture-perfect moments with a Christmas twist at the Merry Pinkmas pop-up. Take snaps with friends and family with a range of backdrops for lasting memories and endless festive fun.

Elsewhere, you’ll find an indoor trampoline park with two floors of unlimited fun. From a dodgeball court and professional trampolines to the Ninja Warrior obstacle course and Airventure, the new high ropes course, Oxygen Freejumping has it all.

At Hollywood Bowl, there are 12 state-of-the-art bowling lanes including 3 VIP lanes, an amusement arcade, a virtual reality zone featuring Mario Kart and a Hollywood diner serving delicious food. While at Cineworld, London’s largest cinema with 19 screens, you’ll find everything from extreme cinema in 4DX to a night out with VIP or 270-degree ScreenX. How will you watch your favourite films this Christmas?

TOCA Social

The world’s first interactive football and dining experience, combining immersive gaming and world-class food and drink.


The battleground is ready. Grab your mates and get set for a host of wild games including Axe Throwing, Crazier Golf, Augmented Reality Darts, and much more.

Mamma Mia! The Party

Created by ABBA’s Björn Ulvaeus, this entertainment experience puts guests in the heart of the action. You’ll enjoy a spectacular show, a four-course Mediterranean feast and an ABBA disco.

Feeling hungry?

Choose from over 30 bars and restaurants. From American style burgers to Indian street cuisine, handmade Udon noodles to Argentinian steak, there’s something for everyone.

Getting here

The O2 is located just 15 minutes from central London and is easily accessible by car, Tube (North Greenwich station), Uber Boat or cable car.

On O2?

You’ll find perks all around The O2, just download the Priority app for exclusive offers.

Find out more

Head to for more visitor information, including opening hours.

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