Here is some information on the London Eye.The London Eye was built for the Empire Of India Exhibition. It was opened on the 17th of july 1999 it was supposed to be similar to the original ferris wheel in Chicago. It is 135 metres tall and 120 metres in width. The London Eye is on the south bank of the River Thames. You can see alot of London from the top of the London Eye. The London Eye is the most popular paid attraction in the UK! I’ve been on the London Eye so I know that the view is beautiful! If you ever go to London go to the London Eye!