Visitor information

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The Museum sites are open daily between 10.00–17.00, last admission 16.30 (Cutty Sark 16.00).

Easter extended opening times (5–21 April): 10.00–18.00: applies to Cutty Sark; Flamsteed House & Meridian Courtyard; Sammy Ofer Wing and ground floor galleries of National Maritime Museum. View full details

Thursday late closing: The Sammy Ofer Wing and ground floor galleries of the National Maritime Museum stay open late till 20.00 on Thursdays. This includes the Shop, the Museum Café and outside terrace area, the Voyagers gallery and Compass Lounge, the Neptune Court 'streets' and the Explorers and Maritime London galleries.

Closures: All Museum sites are closed 24–26 December, close early on 31 Dec, and open at midday on 1 Jan and on the occasion of the London Marathon in April. Occasional unavoidable closures to parts of the site are posted in latest visitor information.

Times and admissions | Planetarium show times

Tel: +44 (0)20 8312 6608
The Bookings office is open 09.00-16.00

Planetarium shows and some other events can be booked online.


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London SE10 9NF


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Throw yourself into Turner’s dramatic depictions...

A mixed-media installation of print, textiles...

Experience the world's largest maritime museum, filled with inspirational stories of discovery and adventure at sea. Explore our vast collection and enjoy free wifi in the comfort of the Compass Lounge. Hear the personal stories of our island nation in Voyagers. Steer a ship into port and fire a cannon at a dastardly pirate ship in the Children's gallery.