Browse over 100 amazing attractions at Royal Museums Greenwich, including Nelson's Trafalgar coat, John Harrison's famous timepieces and Turner's largest painting.
James Clark Ross was one of the great polar explorers, a star of his day who used the Pole Star to discover the North Pole.
Get more from National Maritime Museum Collections with the Compass Lounge.
On board Cutty Sark you will find games and interactive displays to help you explore the ship’s fascinating history and learn what life was like on board.
Cutty Sark sailed with two bells - a larger bell, on the monkey foc's'le (the raised deck at the bow) and a smaller bell on the poop deck at the rear.
This shining vane was awarded to the ship for a record passage to Sydney.
There were many ways to commemorate Vice-Admiral Nelson. Some cheap and mass produced, others encrusted with diamonds.
Ever seen a clock that changed the world? We can show you timepieces that are revolutionary - and exquisitely made.
Do you know which planet the owner of this eyepiece discovered?
‘Drawing on Space’ forms part of Michelle Stuart’s recent body of work, in which she arranges astronomy-themed photographs in a grid, lending a narrative character to her poetic pieces.