Ellie Simmonds said she was looking forward to tonight's closing ceremony after an "amazing Games".
The teenage swimmer told BBC Radio 5 Live:
I am very excited and quite emotional. I am sad that it has ended but I am really looking forward to the closing ceremony tonight and everything I have got to do afterwards. I'm so happy with what I have achieved.
The best highlights from the end of London 2012
The Paralympic Closing Ceremony paid tribute to those injured while serving their country as wounded military personnel took key roles.
LOCOG chairman Seb Coe spoke about meeting an Olympic and Paralympic Games Makers during the Paralympic closing ceremony.