National Maritime Museum


Christmas opening times: Our venues are open throughout the Christmas holidays except 24-26 December. Find out more about our great festive events

Plan your visit

National Maritime Museum

The National Maritime Museum is the world’s largest maritime museum with 10 free galleries and a vast collection that spans artworks, maps and charts, memorabilia and thousands of other objects.
Explore & discover

Explore gripping stories of exploration and endeavour that shaped the world we live in today

Did you know explorer John Franklin died seeking the North-West Passage?

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5 Star Greenwich - NMM

"I loved the feeling of history when I walked around this museum. Thank you for such an interesting visit and for taking me along on your adventures"

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

National Maritime Museum visitor

Pick up a memento of your day from our treasure trove of maritime goodies

Find your way

The National Maritime Museum is a quick and easy journey from central London, by DLR, rail or boat

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