The Museum sites are open daily between 10.00–17.00, last admission 16.30 (Cutty Sark 16.00).
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: the Museum sites are closed 24-26 December, close at 15.00 on 31 December and open at midday on 1 January and on the occasion of the London Marathon. Occasional unavoidable closures to parts of the site are posted in latest visitor information.
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.