About the National Maritime Museum
The world's largest maritime museum, filled with inspirational stories of discovery and adventure at sea. Explore our vast collection in the comfort of the Compass Lounge. Steer a ship into port and fire a cannon at dastardly pirates.
Lord Sterling of Plaistow was Chairman of the National Maritime Museum from 2005–13. View our online photo album commemorating his chairmanship.
About the Royal Observatory Greenwich
The Royal Observatory is the home of Greenwich Mean Time, the Prime Meridian of the World, London's only planetarium, the Harrison timekeepers and the UK's largest refracting telescope.
About the Queen's House
The 17th-century Queen's House is a beautiful royal villa and England's first truly classical building. Originally the home of Charles I's queen, it now showcases a world-class collection of paintings and also provides a unique and beautiful venue for weddings, corporate and private events.
About the Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark is the last surviving tea clipper and the fastest and greatest of her time, newly re-opened in all her glory. Venture aboard and beneath one of the world’s most famous ships, and marvel as you balance a 963-tonne national treasure on just one hand.