Drink tea? Love tea? Have a slightly unnatural obsession with the sepia coloured brew of the gods? Then come along to sample Doctor Geof’s Fantastical Steampunk Tea Museum.
Location:Royal Observatory Greenwich
- Family (over-5s)
- Family (under-5s)
- Young people
Now open: steampunk exhibition at the Royal Observatory
Steampunk artists have taken over the Royal Observatory! Let madcap inventors, stargazing scientists and elegant explorers take you on an adventure into a world where scientific convention and the laws of nature have been re-written. Their fabulous narrative lavishly reinterprets the science and drama of the 18th-century quest to find longitude at sea, inspired by the 300th anniversary of the Longitude Act. #LongitudePunkd
Explore amazing inventions
Explore this exclusive exhibition of eccentric inventions specially created by steampunk luminaries including award-winning novelist Robert Rankin – exuberantly blurring the boundaries between art and science, fact and fiction. Don't miss this chance to see something completely unique, never tried before and in the last place you would expect to see it. Longitude Punk'd tickets also include entry to the 'Ships, Clocks & Stars' exhibition at the National Maritime Museum.
Sci-fi events and late night happenings
Longitude Punk'd is part of Royal Museums Greenwich's Longitude Season, celebrating the 300th anniversary of the Longitude Act with exhibitions, special events and planetarium shows.
Longitude Punk’d is supported by the Arts and Humanities Research Council.