Fun for families at the National Maritime Museum


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There are lots of things for children to see and do at the National Maritime Museum; aspiring young pirates and explorers can expect an action-packed, fun day out.

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Awesome family activities

Little sailors can explore polar exploration, pirates and a host of other maritime themes at our regular family events.

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Navigate the Great Map

Explore the globe on this giant atlas. Play with giant ships or try some interactive games.

Find your place in the world


Pick up a trail

Navigate your way through the galleries with these family-friendly trails.

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Explore with kids

Discover even more things to do at the National Maritime Museum Greenwich with kids

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Great gifts for aspiring young explorers and adventurous sailors