All four Museum sites are closed 24–26 December.
All sites close at 15.00 on 31 Dec and re-open 12.00 on 1 Jan.
The Caird Library will close to visitors at 16.45 on Fri 21 Dec, re-opening 10.00 on 2 January. Read more
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Membership of Royal Museums Greenwich is the ideal gift for anyone with an interest in ships, stars, the sea or time.
Now is the perfect time to join, with Members getting free entry to the Cutty Sark as well as to the Meridian Line and Planetarium shows.
To buy Gift Membership, simply fill in the Gift membership form (PDF, 0.1MB) and post to: Membership Office, National Maritime Museum, Park Row, Greenwich, London SE10 9NF.
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Festive items of the month
A selection of photographs relating to a Christmas production of Aladdin as performed by the staff of RNAS Culdrose.
The Cunard Line produced magazines that seem to have been aimed at staff and crews, such as this 1928 Christmas publication.
A Christmas Day menu from HMS 'Hood' in 1935, and a photo of Wrens stirring a Christmas pudding, 1965.
The Caird Library holds copies of the 'Illustrated London News' from 1842–1989.