Join a fascinating tour of the history of the Royal Observatory led by one of our volunteers.
There are guided tours or gallery talks on most weekdays (not Bank Holidays). Please ask for today’s details when you arrive.
Suitable for ages 5+.
There will usually be tours at the following times:
Mondays – at 2.30pm
Tuesdays – at 1.30pm
Wednesdays – at 2.30pm
Thursdays – at 11.30am and 2.30pm
Fridays – at 11.30am and 2.30pm
Tours start in the Meridian Courtyard and include John Harrison's marine timekeepers in the Time and Longitude gallery.
Join talks on John Harrison and his timekeepers in the Time and Longitude gallery, most Wednesdays at 1.30pm.