Family day out

Come on an epic adventure of discovery across the seas and through the universe.

Become an astronaut at the Royal Observatory Greenwich, a sailor on board Cutty Sark or an explorer in the National Maritime Museum. 

All aboard for a day of family fun!

 

Essential information

Location: 
Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum
Family events

Astronauts, pirates or explorers - which journey will you take?

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Searching here and searching there, where oh where, is the Great Big Bear?
Times:
Weekends & holidays | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory
Family fun, Daytime
From discoveries about the Solar System to our understanding of the Universe, get hands-on in these workshops.
Times:
(Weekends) 1 April–25 June | 12.45–4.15pm
Location:
Royal Observatory
Family fun, Daytime
Make your own musical instrument and accompany our musician in a sea shanty sing-along.
Times:
6–7 May | 11.30am–1.30pm, 2–4pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Planetarium shows, Family fun
Start your holiday in our planetarium with a trip through space with Ted the teddy bear!
Times:
5, 12 April, 31 May–2 June | 10–11.30am
Location:
Royal Observatory
Planetarium shows, Family fun
Prepare to go ‘out of this world’ and off to the Moon in our action-packed activity morning!
Times:
29–30 May | 10am–12.30pm
Location:
Royal Observatory
Family fun, Daytime
Have you got what it takes to join Cutty Sark’s crew?
Times:
29 May–4 June | 11.30am–1.30pm, 2–4pm
Location:
Cutty Sark