Exhibitions and events

Come along and be inspired by world-class exhibitions and events at the National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory Greenwich, Cutty Sark and the Queen's House. There's plenty to choose from for all the family - search below by museum, date or event type for something that floats your boat!


E.g., 29 August 2016

E.g., 29 August 2016

What's on

29 August 2016

Season, Talks & Courses
We offer a range of astronomy courses tailored to the needs of individuals with differing levels of knowledge...
Times: Our courses take place all year round
Location:
Royal Observatory
Family fun
Meet Captain Woodget, Cutty Sark’s longest serving master, to learn about life on board the fastest tea...
Times: 8, 11, 13, 18, 20, 22, 25, 27, 29 August | 11, 4, 10, 18, 25 Sept |1.00am, 12.00pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm
Location:
Cutty Sark, Level 2: Main Deck
Family fun
Fly to the beautiful Pacific islands and hear about the stories and traditions of the people who live there.
Times: 22 August–2 September 2016
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Planetarium shows
Join us on an epic journey of the universe and delve deeper into the danger and opportunities presented by...
Times: Weekends/Holidays: 12.30, 14.00, 15.30, 17.00 | Weekdays: 15.30
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Planetarium shows
Come and find out what the night sky has to offer on the night after your visit and the month ahead. 
Times: Shows daily | Weekends and holidays: 13.15, 16.15 | Weekdays: 16.15
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Planetarium shows, Family fun, Daytime
Meet our next-door neighbours in space in this entertaining, interactive show where you can decide which...
Times: Daily: 14.45 | Weekends and holidays: 11.45
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium

30 August 2016

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Explore the universe and get active in this special planetarium show for kids.
Times: 2–30 August (Tues) | 10.00 am-12.00 pm
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Family fun
Embark on a museum adventure that includes trails, arty workshops, songs and stories.
Times: 10.30, 11.30, 13.00, 14.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum, Lower Ground, Sammy Ofer Wing
Family fun, Daytime
Join James Robson, Cutty Sark’s cook, to sing songs, learn sailor skills and find out what was for dinner on-...
Times: 26-27 July | 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31 August | 3 Sept | 11.00am, 12.00pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm
Location:
Cutty Sark, Level 2: Main Deck
Family fun
Fly to the beautiful Pacific islands and hear about the stories and traditions of the people who live there.
Times: 22 August–2 September 2016
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Planetarium shows
Join us on an epic journey of the universe and delve deeper into the danger and opportunities presented by...
Times: Weekends/Holidays: 12.30, 14.00, 15.30, 17.00 | Weekdays: 15.30
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Planetarium shows
Come and find out what the night sky has to offer on the night after your visit and the month ahead. 
Times: Shows daily | Weekends and holidays: 13.15, 16.15 | Weekdays: 16.15
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Planetarium shows, Family fun, Daytime
Meet our next-door neighbours in space in this entertaining, interactive show where you can decide which...
Times: Daily: 14.45 | Weekends and holidays: 11.45
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium

31 August 2016

Family fun
Join a fast-paced tour of the Universe with trips to planets and views from the Hubble Space Telescope.
Times: 27 July-31 August (Weds) | 10.00-12.30
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

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