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., 22 October 2017

E.g., 22 October 2017

What's on

24 October 2017

Exhibitions, Season
Death in the Ice: The Shocking Story Of Franklin’s Final Expedition explores the mysterious fate of Sir John...
Times: 14 July 2017–7 Jan 2018 | 10am–5pm daily
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Daytime
Embark on a museum adventure that includes trails, arty workshops, songs and stories. 
Times: Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum, Lower Ground, Sammy Ofer Wing
Family fun
Come aboard Cutty Sark and be entertained with turbulent tales, spirited songs and high seas adventure.
Times: 23 – 28 October | 10.30am -4.00pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Family fun, Daytime
Join James Robson, Cutty Sark’s cook for fun and games and find out what was for dinner on-board.
Times: 7-8, 24-25 Oct | 4-5 Nov | 2-3, 27 Dec | 6-7 Jan | 11am, 12pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm |
Location:
Cutty Sark, Level 2: Main Deck
Family fun
Practical art workshop for children
Times: 24 & Sun 29 October | 11am-1pm & 1.30-3.30pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum, Learning space
Planetarium shows
Discover the secrets of our star the Sun in this fascinating show narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch.
Times: Weekdays 2.45pm | Weekends 12.30pm, 2.45pm
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Planetarium shows, Daytime
Tour the Solar System and beyond, and meet our next-door neighbours in space!
Times: Weekdays: 1.15pm & 3.30pm | Weekends: 3.30pm
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Planetarium shows
A classic guide to the sky tonight presented in real-time by an astronomer using our digital planetarium.
Times: Weekdays 4.15pm | Weekends 2pm, 4.15pm
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous scientific understanding of the...
Times: Tuesdays | 12 September 2017 - 8 May 2018 | 6.30pm - 9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous scientific understanding of the...
Times: 12 September 2017 - 22 May 2018 | Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm | Saturdays 30 September 2017, 10, 24 February, 3, 10, 17 March, 2 June 2018
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
Study astronomy topics at foundation degree level, without the costs.
Times: Tuesdays, 12 September 2017–22 May 2018 | 7–9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

25 October 2017

Planetarium shows
Travel across the Solar System and help Ted plan for a holiday on another planet
Times: 25, 26, 27 October | 10-11am
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Exhibitions, Season
Death in the Ice: The Shocking Story Of Franklin’s Final Expedition explores the mysterious fate of Sir John...
Times: 14 July 2017–7 Jan 2018 | 10am–5pm daily
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Family fun
Come aboard Cutty Sark and be entertained with turbulent tales, spirited songs and high seas adventure.
Times: 23 – 28 October | 10.30am -4.00pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Family fun, Daytime
Join James Robson, Cutty Sark’s cook for fun and games and find out what was for dinner on-board.
Times: 7-8, 24-25 Oct | 4-5 Nov | 2-3, 27 Dec | 6-7 Jan | 11am, 12pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm |
Location:
Cutty Sark, Level 2: Main Deck
Planetarium shows
Discover the secrets of our star the Sun in this fascinating show narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch.
Times: Weekdays 2.45pm | Weekends 12.30pm, 2.45pm
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Season, Talks & Courses
RMG Curators and Conservators talk about art, history and science through favourite works of art in the Queen...
Times: Wednesdays, 4 October to 6 December 2017 | 1–1.30 pm
Location:
Queen's House, Ground floor, Great Hall
Planetarium shows, Daytime
Tour the Solar System and beyond, and meet our next-door neighbours in space!
Times: Weekdays: 1.15pm & 3.30pm | Weekends: 3.30pm
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium
Planetarium shows
A classic guide to the sky tonight presented in real-time by an astronomer using our digital planetarium.
Times: Weekdays 4.15pm | Weekends 2pm, 4.15pm
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium

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