Royal Museums Greenwich is made up of four sites: the National Maritime Museum, historic ship Cutty Sark, the Royal Observatory Greenwich and the Queen's House.

This page contains everything you need to plan a fantastic visit, including tickets and travel information, opening times, food and drink options and more. You can also check our FAQs for more information.

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A couple walks along the main deck of historic ship Cutty Sark in summer, with rigging and masts above them

Tickets and prices

We recommend booking tickets online wherever possible to guarantee entry.

Select the site or exhibition you want to visit, pick your preferred date and entry time using our booking calendar and complete your booking. Your tickets will be emailed to you as soon as you check out.

Cutty Sark and the Royal Observatory are paid sites. To make the most of your day out, buy a Royal Museums Greenwich Day Pass and visit both attractions together!

The National Maritime Museum and Queen's House are free, but you still need a ticket to enter. Charges apply for special exhibitions.

If you are unable to book in advance, tickets will also available at the entrance subject to availability.

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A family walks through the main entrance of the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, London

Opening times

Cutty Sark Open daily | 10am-5pm

National Maritime Museum Open daily | 10am-5pm

Queen's House Open daily | 10am-5pm

Royal Observatory Open daily | 10am-5pm

How to get to Greenwich

The National Maritime Museum, Queen’s House, Cutty Sark and the Royal Observatory are all a quick, easy journey from central London, and then within easy walking distance of each other.

All our museums are also close to historic Greenwich town centre, as well as to other key attractions such as the Old Royal Naval College and beautiful Greenwich Park.

Find more travel information

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The café inside the National Maritime Museum

Food and drink

Stop at our cafés and outdoor food stalls at the National Maritime Museum and Cutty Sark. We have everything from light snacks to full afternoon tea, and food stalls are available throughout Greenwich Park.

Facilities and access

At Royal Museums Greenwich we want to make sure that we deliver a welcoming and enjoyable environment for all visitors.

Find out useful information about facilities at our museums including cloakrooms, baby change and accessibility, and information for visitors with disabilities coming to any of our sites.

Find out more

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A family looks at an interactive display at the Royal Observatory. They are wearing face masks

COVID-19: information for visitors

We want to ensure that all visitors, staff and volunteers feel safe and comfortable when exploring our sites.

Check out our COVID-19 visitor guidelines and FAQs for the latest information, or contact us if you still have questions.

What’s On

See upcoming exhibitions and events. See everything that is happening

Choose your tickets

Please book tickets online in advance wherever possible. There is no limit to the time you can spend with us once you’re here. See all tickets and prices.

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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A father and son look through a porthole on the main deck of historic ship Cutty Sark

Become a Member

  • Unlimited entry all year
  • Royal Observatory
  • Cutty Sark
  • Planetarium Shows
  • Special exhibitions
Direct Debit One-off
Individual: £50 Individual: £60
Family: from £60 Family: from £70
JOIN TODAY
Milky Way above salt flats

Special exhibition

Astronomy Photographer of the Year

  • The world's greatest space photography
  • Over 100 images on display
  • Entry to National Maritime Museum included
Adult £10
Child £5
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A close up view of a gondola in a painting of Venice by Canaletto

Special exhibition

Canaletto's Venice Revisited

  • 24 rare Canaletto paintings up close
  • Venetian art and history
  • Experience life in Venice today
  • National Maritime Museum entry included
Adult £10
Child £5
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A photography looking up at the rigging of sailing ship Cutty Sark. A man wearing a helmet and harness is standing in the ropes looking down at the photographer

Experience

Cutty Sark Rig Climb

  • Unique climbing experience
  • Zip line descent
  • Entry to ship included
  • Restrictions apply - check T&Cs before purchase
  Regular Plus
Adult from £41 from £55
Child from £26 from £40
Student from £31 from £45
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Member tickets

  • Free Museums entry
  • Priority booking
  • Membership card number required
Advance booking recommended
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