Royal Docks Rainbows

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Royal Docks Rainbows

Get ready for a fun, flavourful revelation as international multi-sensory experience designers Bompas & Parr come to the Royal Docks to create the world’s first rainbow you can actually interact with. Head below Silvertown Way, Britain’s first flyover, and you’ll find the Royal Docks Flavour Rainbow - an incredible sensory experience that immerses you in the history of the Royal Docks and Newham.

Working with local schools, Bompas & Parr have conjured up evocative essences synonymous with the docks as imaged by children, in a celebration of the rich heritage of this vibrant part of east London. And if that wasn’t joyous enough for you, twice a day the docks will be illuminated with the sight of a rainbow (sunlight permitting). Arcs of fine spray will span each side of the Royal Victoria Dock during the displays, which you’ll be able to look through and see the light transformed into the symbols of hope and renewal.

Flavour Rainbow

Closed on Mon and Tues

Open Weds, Thurs and Sun 10am-6pm; Fri and Sat 11am-9pm

Royal Victoria Dock Rainbow

Any day the sun is shining at 10am and 4pm the rainbow will appear over the Royal Docks. Announcements will be made on social media.

More info

See @YourRoyalDocks on social media for the latest info.

Time & date

15 - 31 October

Location

Silvertown Way

Tickets

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For your visit

Business

Tate & Lyle Sugars

This refinery on the banks of the Thames has been producing sugar by the tonne for over 140 years.

Silvertown
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Food & Drink

Al Masar

Hot and cold Lebanese mezze dishes on are on the menu here, alongside grilled meat. BYO, no cover charge.

Royal Victoria Dock
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Community

Asta Community Hub

Asta takes a holistic approach, supporting the North Woolwich and Silvertown community from birth to old age.

North Woolwich
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