Opening 14 July 2017, the exhibition explores the mysterious fate of Sir John Franklin and his crew on their final expedition – a mystery that still remains unsolved today. Save 20% on entrance price when you book your tickets online.
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February is LGBT History Month - a time when across the country we celebrate and reflect on LGBTQ+ lives throughout history. Importantly 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of male homosexuality. To mark this Royal Museums Greenwich will be running a season of events, activities, workshops and talks throughout February. Join us for an evening of speakers talking about gender in the armed forces, a family festival, arts and crafts workshops and much more!
Take Dad on an epic adventure of discovery across the seas and through the universe. Become an astronaut at the Royal Observatory Greenwich, a sailor on board Cutty Sark or an explorer in the National Maritime Museum. All aboard for a day of family fun!
Richard Woodget was Cutty Sark’s most successful captain, making several record-breaking voyages from Australia to England with wool cargoes Based on his logs, this is how he might have described some of the conditions the ship encountered.
Stories from the Sea is a partnership between the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, and Time and Tide Museum in Great Yarmouth.
Buy tickets to our attractions, shows and exhibitions or become a member and enjoy free entry, exclusive discounts and other great benefits all year round...
Explore the history of life on the sea - the adventures, the battles, the bravery and the discoveries - through the vast collection of art and objects at the world’s largest maritime museum.
A top-10 UK visitor attraction, Royal Museums Greenwich is home to the Royal Observatory Greenwich, the iconic historic sailing ship Cutty Sark, the National Maritime Museum and the Queen’s House art gallery. All our attractions are located within easy walking distance of each other within a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
General admission to the National Maritime Museum is free. Buy tickets for our special exhibition or become a member to enjoy free entry to the Royal...
Royal Museums Greenwich is the ‘home of time’ and the world’s largest maritime collection, telling inspiring stories of exploration and adventure across the sea, stars and time.