Up at the O2
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The 380m-wide circular O2 cost £750 million to build for the turn of the last century. Once the definitive white elephant, it has finally found its purpose as a multipurpose venue hosting big-ticket concerts, sporting events and blockbuster exhibitions. There are dozens of bars and restaurants inside and you can actually scale it with an outfit called Up at the O2 .
It's located on the Greenwich Peninsula, just 10 minutes by bus from Greenwich itself and on the Jubilee line.