Prices & booking

Price information for teachers booking a school visit.

We offer a complete day of museum learning for groups of all ages from Early Years to Post-16.

School sessions prices

  • Early Years (all My First Visit sessions): £30 per group (15 children max)

  • Archive Adventures: £30 per group (15 children max)

  • All other Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 sessions: £60 per group (30 children max)

  • Key Stage 3,4 and 5: Sessions free

These are flat rates per session and non-negotiable.

School groups booking one of our paid sessions may book a lunch space, Children’s Gallery or Great Map tablets, or be handed hard copies of our trails at no additional cost. Ask the Bookings Team for availability on booking your paid session.

Sessions do not need to be paid for on point of booking but do need to be paid for in advance of the visit, over the phone by credit/debit card.

Teachers may pay by cheque but an administration fee will be applied.

Please note: all sessions are free to Greenwich schools.

Booking a visit

School visits must be booked in advance. To book a session please contact the Bookings team Monday-Friday between 10.00 and 16.00 

Tel: +44 (0)20 8312 6608


When you book we will point out any support materials relevant to your visit. We will send them with your booking confirmation. For further details or for information on any of our learning programmes please contact us.

When you call please ensure you have the following information:

  • date and timings of your visit and a range of alternatives. 
  • the learning needs of your group, including any Special Educational Needs.
  • whether you want to book a lunch room and will need to use the cloakroom to store coats and bags.
  • the school’s details including full postal address, telephone and email address. 
  • the number of pupils and accompanying adults. Pupils must be accompanied by an adult at all times on site.

Suggested ratios

Foundation stage and Key Stage 1 1 adult for every 5 pupils
Key Stage 2 1 adult for every 8 pupils
Key Stages 3 and 4 1 adult for every 10 pupils

Download our guidelines to help you plan your home education visit

Cancelling or amending your booking

If you need to reduce numbers or cancel your booking for any booked activities you must tell us at least 28 days before the date of your visit. We cannot accept cancellations or amendments made by phone or voicemail, cancellations and changes must be made in writing by either:

Post: School Bookings, National Maritime Museum, Romney Road, Greenwich, London, SE10 PNF


If you cancel less than 28 days in advance, we will not refund the cost of the session. If you have not paid, we will invoice you for the cost of the session.


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