The Emirates Spinnaker Tower (Spinnaker Tower) is an observation tower situated in Portsmouth, England. The tower was opened in 2005 and it is the centrepiece of the redevelopment of the Portsmouth Harbour area. The tower which is built with a resemblance of a sail which is a nod to Portsmouth’s maritime history was designed by local architects from HGP Architects. The tower stands at a height of 170 metres. The tower has three observation decks available for visitors to access. The tower is sponsored by Emirates.
The tower is situated on Portsmouth Harbour. If travelling by car, head for ‘The Harbour Car Park’ which is open for parking at a small fee. The tower is a short walk away from ‘Portsmouth Harbour’ train station. The 2, 16, 21 and 23 buses all stop close to the tower.
Opening Times and Admission
The tower is open daily, 10am-6pm. Admission is set at £11 for adults, £10 for seniors and students and £8.50 for children. You can receive a discount on those rates if you book in advance online.