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., 20 November 2017

E.g., 20 November 2017

What's on

30 November 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
Talks & Courses
Covering treason and rebellion, illegitimacy and exile, this lecture series examines the forgotten lives and...
Times: Thursdays, 11.00-12.30, 26 October to 30 November
Location:
Queen's House, Orangery & South Parlours
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
A school show provided for a secondary school audience with limited spaces for members of the public. 
Times: Thursdays and Fridays during term time | 12.45 and 1.45pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Planetarium shows, Daytime
Tour the Solar System and beyond, and meet our next-door neighbours in space!
Times: Weekdays: 3.30pm | Weekends: 1.15pm & 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

1 December 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
Meet Captain Woodget, Cutty Sark’s longest serving master, to learn about life on board the fastest tea...
Times: 1, 15, 23, 26-27 Oct | 12, 19, 26 Nov | 28, 30-31 Dec | 11am, 12pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm
Location:
Cutty Sark, Level 2: Main Deck
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
Times: 14 Oct | 29 Dec | 11am, 12pm, 1.30pm and 2.30pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
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
A school show provided for a secondary school audience with limited spaces for members of the public. 
Times: Thursdays and Fridays during term time | 12.45 and 1.45pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
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
Planetarium shows, Family fun, Evenings & Lates
An evening of starry events at the Royal Observatory Greenwich. 
Times: Nov–Feb | Sessions from 5.25pm to 6.50pm | See below for details
Location:
Royal Observatory, Planetarium & Astronomy Centre, Peter Harrison Planetarium, Meridian Line and Historic Royal Observatory

2 December 2017

Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times: Saturdays | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum, Lower Ground, Sammy Ofer Wing
Member events
Join us for festive fun in the Queen’s House.
Times: Saturday 2 December | 10am-11am, 11am-midday and 1pm-2pm, 2pm-3pm and 3pm-4pm
Location:
Queen's House, Great Hall
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, 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

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