The Museum is set in beautiful Greenwich Park and is part of the Maritime Greenwich World Heritage Site. While you’re here why not visit the Royal Observatory and Cutty Sark – both within walking distance.
The historic building includes 10 galleries, a shop, café, interactive displays and is fully wheelchair accessible.
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Did you know
Explorer John Franklin's ships, the HMS Erebus and Terror , were found in 2014 and 2016 after over 100 years at the bottom of the Arctic sea
"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"
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National Maritime Museum visitor
Pick up a memento of your day from our treasure trove of maritime goodies
The National Maritime Museum is a quick and easy journey from central London, by DLR, rail or boat