Following the success of the Tall Ships Regatta 2014, the Royal Borough of Greenwich welcomes back a fleet of Tall Ships to the River Thames this Easter. Combine your visit to these beautiful ships with a visit to London's very own Tall Ship, Cutty Sark situated in the heart of Maritime Greenwich.
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The historic Royal Observatory is the home of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Enter the Meridian Courtyard to get your essential photo standing on the Meridian Line and explore some of the oldest parts of the site including the Astronomer Royal's house.
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The 2017 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition has now closed. The winners will be announced at the prize ceremony at the exhibition opening in September 2017.
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A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Greenwich is one of the most historically rich areas of London and is just 20 minutes from the centre by DLR, train or boat.
The collections at Royal Museums Greenwich hold over 2.5 million items, including astronomical and navigational instruments, ship models and plans, coins, medals and flags, uniforms and weapons, plus historical art, film and photography.
Seek out some hidden treasures on your visit to the Royal Observatory Greenwich, Cutty Sark, the National Maritime Museum and the Queen’s House. As well as all our top attractions, dig a little deeper and you'll find there are some lesser known gems to enjoy during your visit. Try our Top Treasure trails for ideas of unusual things to see and do and themed adventures.
Useful information if you are planning a family visit to the Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum and the Queen's House Greenwich. We are in Zone 2 and easy to get to from central London by DLR or rail. You could even arrive by boat and make that part of your day! While you're here why not explore our stunning location in Greenwich Park, perfect for leisurely strolls and mini-adventures.
Royal Museums Greenwich comprises four unique venues available for hire. Located in the UNESCO World Heritage site of Maritime Greenwich – Cutty Sark, the National Maritime Museum, Queen’s House and the Royal Observatory Greenwich offer an epic backdrop for events.