Opening times

Opening times for National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory, The Queen’s House and Cutty Sark. Our museums open daily from 10am and close at 5pm (closing times may vary). 

All our museums are open on bank holidays but close between 24–26 December. The Caird Library & Archive is closed from 17 December to 1 January.

National Maritime Museum

Open: 10am–5pm daily. 

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Queen's House

Open: 10am–5pm daily. 

No last admission 

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Royal Observatory and Meridian Line 

May – June:  10am–5.30pm daily | Last admission: 5pm

July – August: 10am–6pm daily | Last admission: 5.30pm

From 1 September: 10am–5pm daily | Last admission: 4.30pm

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Stand on the Prime Meridian Line

Astronomy Centre & Planetarium

Open: 10am–5pm daily 

Last planetarium show: 4.15pm

Last admission: 4.30pm

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Cutty Sark

Until 19 July: 10am–5pm daily | Last admission: 4.15pm

20 July – 30 August: 10am–6pm daily | Last admission: 5.15pm

From 1 September: 10am–5pm daily | Last admission: 4.15pm

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Caird Library & Archive

Open: 10am–4.45pm Tue–Fri; 10am–1pm, 2–4.45pm Sat. 

Last admission: 4.30pm

The Library is closed on Sundays, public holidays and is usually closed on Easter Saturday and between Christmas and the New Year.  

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