Research is fundamental to the work of Royal Museums Greenwich.

Its goal is to develop innovative perspectives on our collections and sites, and to ensure that diverse audiences are actively engaged with our core themes: British and global histories, maritime life, art, and science.

To enquire about current research opportunities or subscribe to our academic mailing list, please contact

"The research ethos of RMG is exceptional. It is rare to find a museum with such a diverse and open-minded approach to all kinds of research projects and methods of presenting them. Their community involvement is outstanding and I am proud to be associated with the museum. "

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Conferences and seminars

Check out our programme of current research events and conferences

Policies and commitments

Find out more about how we conduct research at Royal Museums Greenwich and download our policy guidelines.

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