Plan your visit

Essential information for planning a visit to the Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum and the Queen's House Greenwich.

Entry to National Maritime Museum, the Queen’s House and the Astronomy Centre at the Royal Observatory is free

Attraction

Walk up

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Day Explorer (includes Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark and free museums)

Adult: £24.25

Child: £11.50

Adult: £19

Child: £9

Royal Observatory

Adult: £15

Child: £6.50

Adult: £13.50

Child: £5.85

Cutty Sark

Adult: £13.50

Child: £7

Adult: £12.15

Child: £6.30

 

Membership

Unlimited entry all year round, plus exclusive discounts and offers.

Buy Membership with Direct Debit from £44 per year: Call the Membership team on 0208 312 6678

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Offers and discounts

Kids

  • Under 4s: Get free admission to Cutty Sark, Royal Observatory and special exhibitions at the National Maritime Museum
  • Under 16s: Get reduced admission rates at all our attractions and venues

Under 25s and students

One third off entry to the Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark, special exhibitions, Planetarium shows and paid tours at the Queen’s House and National Maritime Museum. Discount available daily. Buy tickets online 

Armed Forces discount

One third off entry to the Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark, special exhibitions, Planetarium shows and paid tours at the Queen’s House and National Maritime Museum - with valid ID. Discount available at venue admission desks on Tuesdays' only. 

Unwaged discount

One third off entry to the Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark, special exhibitions, Planetarium shows and paid tours at the Queen’s House and National Maritime Museum - with valid ID. Discount available at venue admission desks on Tuesdays' only. 

Opening hours 

National Maritime Museum, Cutty Sark, Queen’s House and Royal Observatory 

10am–5pm daily. 

Last admissions 4.30pm

Closed 24–26 December. 

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Getting here

Romney Road, Greenwich, London SE10 9NF

Royal Museums Greenwich is in London zone 2. It’s just ten minutes from central London by rail, or a quick and easy journey by DLR or boat.

Nearest stations: Cutty Sark DLR, Greenwich rail station/DLR, Maze Hill rail station, Greenwich Pier (for boat)

Bus routes: 53, 54, 129, 177, 180, 188, 199, 202, 286, 380, 386 and N1

By boat: MBNA Thames Clippers depart to and from all major London piers every 20 minutes. See more about arriving by boat

The National Maritime Museum, the Queen’s House, Cutty Sark and the Royal Observatory are within walking distance of each other and from central Greenwich. 

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Food & drink

Choose from five family-friendly cafés across our sites, serving quality coffee and handmade British fare, including cream teas, sandwiches, seasonal salads and hot dishes.

National Maritime Museum

Parkside Café & Terrace: 10am–5pm daily

Great Map Café: 10am–5pm daily

Royal Observatory

Astronomy Café & Terrace: 10am–5.00pm daily

Cutty Sark 

Cutty Sark Café: 10am–5.00pm daily 

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Gift shops at Royal Museums Greenwich

You’ll find a great range of maritime- and astronomy-inspired gifts and goodies at our National Maritime Museum, Cutty Sark and Royal Observatory shops – from ship models, watches and jewellery to telescopes, stargazing guides and toys for little astronauts.

RMG gift shops opening hours: 10am–4.30pm daily

Find out more about shopping opportunities during your visit

Family visits

Royal Museums Greenwich welcomes visitors of all ages, and offers plenty of activities and events for children, many of them free. Our cafés also welcome children and families, with most offering special menus for our youngest guests. 

There are toilets and baby-change facilities at all of our sites.

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Facilities and access 

Cloakrooms and baggage 

There is a cloakroom (£1 per item) on the ground floor of the National Maritime Museum, to the right of the ticket desk in the Sammy Ofer wing. There are no cloakroom facilities at the Royal Observatory or Cutty Sark.

Access 

All cafés and gift shops across the Royal Museums Greenwich sites are wheelchair-accessible and all our museums have accessible toilets. Guide dogs, hearing dogs and assistance dogs are welcome across all our sites. We also offer free admission to carers accompanying visitors with disabilities.

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Maps and floor plans

Maps and floorplans are available for all four of our venues 

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Language guides

Language guides and maps are available for all four of our venues 

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