Find useful information about how to contact the National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory Greenwich, Cutty Sark and Queen's House.

Address: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London SE10 9NF

Planning your visit

Essential information for planning a visit to Royal Museums Greenwich.


The Ticket Bookings office is open 9am-5pm, Monday-Sunday.

Tel: +44 (0)20 8312 6608 | Email:

You can also book tickets online at any time


Join Royal Museums Greenwich today and explore Cutty Sark, the National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory and Queen's House all year for free - including free entry to Planetarium shows and special exhibitions.

How to join & prices

Gift Membership

If you are already a Member or would like to find out more about Membership please email

Lost property

If you lost an item on your visit, contact the Royal Museums Greenwich switchboard to find out if the item has been found and how you can retrieve it.

Tel: (0)20 8858 4422 (9am-5pm Monday-Friday)

Collections and Library enquiries

You can find information on many of our items is via our online collections search pages.

Visit Collections Online

For any other questions and enquiries about accessing and using our Collections and Library services, click here.

Register to visit the Caird Library

Contact the Library: Tel: +44 (0)20 8312 6516 | Email:

Using our collections for research? Find out how you can access items in our collections, both at the museums and in our offsite stores. We offer a world-class resource for studying maritime history, astronomy and time. 

Using our collections for research

Weddings & venue hire

Hold your special event in one of our exciting modern or beautiful historic spaces. Ideal for meetings, corporate entertaining, product launches, private parties and weddings.

Wedding venues

Corporate venue hire

Press and media

The Royal Museums Greenwich press office handles all media enquiries for the Royal Observatory, the Peter Harrison Planetarium, Cutty Sark, the National Maritime Museum and the Queen’s House.

For further information or images or to arrange a press visit, filming or photography, contact the press office:

Email: | Tel: 020 8312 6790

Corporate partnerships

We develop and deliver high-value, bespoke partnerships that support both your business objectives and the Museum’s charitable work. Partnerships can offer a wide range of deliverables against PR and communications plans, client and consumer engagement strategies, staff recruitment and retention, business development and environmental, social, and governance priorities.


Find out more

Image enquiries and licensing

Our Picture Library contains over 33,000 images and photographs depicting notable ships, empire, trade and exploration, navigation, astronomy and time. Images can be licensed for a range of media.

Find out more

Contact the team

Ship plan prints and scanning

Buy ship plans prints from the National Maritime Museum. We hold one of the largest single collections of original ship plans in the world, dating from the early 18th century. 

Search our prints

Contact the team: Email:

Astronomy enquiries

We regret that the astronomers at the Royal Observatory Greenwich are unable to comment on unsolicited scientific papers or theses. These should be sent to a refereed journal. 

The Royal Observatory offers a wide range of award-winning facilities and programmes for visiting schools, along with online videos and downloadable resources for the classroom. 

See our Schools programme

Donating to our collections or borrowing an object

Our loans programme enables us to lend out items that may not be on display to other organisations.

Find out more & how to apply

Contact the loans team: Email: 

Gifts of items from generous individuals enable us to enrich and grow our historic collections.

Find out more about the process & how to make a gift

Contact the team: Email: | Tel: +44 (0)20 8312 6624

If you can’t find what you’re looking for…

Please email

or contact the Royal Museums Greenwich switchboard: 

Tel: 020 8858 4422 (9am-5pm Monday-Friday)

Choose your tickets

A couple walks along the Prime Meridian Line in front of the historic Royal Observatory Greenwich building

Royal Observatory

  • Walk the Prime Meridian line
  • See the best view in London
  • Guaranteed entry time
  • Audio guide included
  • Planetarium shows not included
Adult £16
Child £8
Captain Woodget and kids with ropes

Cutty Sark

  • Explore the main deck
  • Walk beneath the ship
  • See how the crew lived
  • Family activities and interactives
  • Guaranteed entry time
  • Audio guide included
Adult £16
Child £8
A couple takes a selfie at the top of Greenwich Park, with the River Thames and Canary Wharf in the background

Royal Museums Greenwich Day Pass

  • Cutty Sark
  • Royal Observatory
  • Guaranteed entry time
  • Planetarium shows not included
Adult £25
Child £12.50

Member tickets

  • Free Museums entry
  • Priority booking
  • Membership card number required
Advance booking recommended
A woman stands looking up at the spiral staircase in the Queen's House known as the Tulip Stairs

Queen's House

  • Internationally renowned art
  • Stunning architecture
  • The Armada Portrait of Elizabeth I
  • Tulip Stairs
  • Audio guide included
Free entry
Book online

National Maritime Museum

  • Guaranteed entry time
  • Access to all free galleries and activities
  • Exposure: Lives at Sea exhibition
  • Paid exhibitions not included
Free entry
Book online