Bringing school groups to the Royal Observatory, the Peter Harrison Planetarium, Cutty Sark, the National Maritime Museum and the Queen’s House, will be a valuable experience and is easy to organise.
We offer a spectacular environment with a diversity of collections supporting history, art, geography, astronomy, science, technology, numeracy and literacy and programmes led by experienced facilitators.
Pre-booking school visits is essential and we are happy to help and advise if you get in touch.
Contact our Bookings team 10.00–16.00 Monday-Friday:
Tel: +44 (0)20 8312 6608
Royal Observatory Greenwich
A school visit to the Royal Observatory offers students an inspiring, curriculum-linked experience for all key stages, with unparalleled opportunities to meet astronomers, engage with cutting-edge science and explore big ideas.
Cutty Sark offers an exciting programme of curriculum-linked facilitated workshops for Foundation Stage to Key Stage 2. Alternatively, you can make a self-directed trip and tailor your visit to the needs of your class.
National Maritime Museum and Queen’s House
The National Maritime Museum and Queen’s House schools programme offers a diverse programme of cross-curricular learning catering for EYFS and Key Stage 1 to 5, as well as classroom resources and INSET training.
Risk assessments for school visits
Useful guidelines to download for teachers planning school visits.
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We offers a wide variety of onsite sessions catering for Foundation Stage to Post-16 including a range of curriculum-linked activity. Search our schools sessions below by museum, subject and Key Stage.
We have a range of resources in which can be downloaded for free and adapted to suit the needs of your students including a teacher’s guide, classroom activities, challenges and films.