Royal Docks Rainbows

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.

How to find the Rainbow:
Royal Docks Flavour Rainbow is located under Silvertown Flyover, opposite Perky Blenders (by Expressway Building)

1 Dock Road
E16 1AG

Follow the floor stickers if you are coming from Royal Victoria Dock DLR. If you are using Google Map, please type in Perky Blenders X Good Vibes (E16) and it will take you to the café, and you will see the rainbow entrance from there – it’s under the underpass.

Time & date

15 - 31 October

Location

Opposite Perky Blenders (by Expressway Building) 1 Dock Road E16 1AG

Tickets

See website for ticket details

For your visit

Food & Drink

Tereza Joanne

Tereza Joanne's main function room holds 300 buffet-style; find this barge permanently moored on Albert Island.

Albert Island
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Activities

IFS Cloud Cable Car

This cable car flying between the Royal Docks and North Greenwich offers panoramic views of the river.

Royal Victoria Dock
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Outdoors

Royal Wharf Gardens

In this garden in the centre of the Royal Wharf development, you'll find a memorial to the Silvertown Explosion.

Silvertown
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