Future exhibitions

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RE:THINK is an exciting new opportunity at the National Maritime Museum giving visitors the space to explore, discover and reflect on the...
Sextant
Opens 11 July 2014. The race to determine longitude at sea gripped Europe during the 18th and 19th centuries...
Kentish Knock (1963) ship model (thumb)
Objects and stories from 500 years of Trinity House and its work ‘for the benefit and safety of all mariners’. April 2014–February 2015
Harrison's marine timekeeper H1 (replica)
Opening Easter 2014, Longitude Punk’d at the Royal Observatory will celebrate the creations of wacky inventors, star-gazing scientists and...
Memorial Wreath, by Rozanne Hawksley (thumb)
Rozanne Hawksley's work explores the nature and meaning of the commemoration and memorialization of war. May–November 2014
Wave (1914) leaving HMS Magnificent (1894) with troops for Gallipoli (thumb)
A new gallery exploring the naval and maritime dimensions of WWI. Opens August 2014.