Looking for a fantastic London day trip? Look no further than Greenwich!

Greenwich is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most historic areas of London. It's also one of the greenest, with Greenwich Park and the River Thames providing fresh air and breathtaking city views.

There's so much to see and do here, including historic ship Cutty Sark and the Royal Observatory, the vintage shops and street food of Greenwich Market, plus the free National Maritime Museum and Queen's House.

To make the most of your day out and save 20% on tickets, book a Royal Museums Greenwich Day Pass and get access to both Cutty Sark AND the Royal Observatory.

A woman climbs the rigging of historic sailing ship Cutty Sark. She is looking down at the photographer on deck, and the rigging and masts are above her

Top things to do in Greenwich

Make the most of your trip with our picks of the best things to see and do

Plan your visit

Tickets and Opening

Advance booking recommended

Open daily

10am-5pm

  • Greenwich Station
  • Cutty Sark DLR
  • Maze Hill Station
  • Greenwich Pier
A photograph of the quayside at Greenwich, with a modern ferry service moored in front of the historic ship Cutty Sark

Getting to Greenwich is easy

Take the train from London Bridge and be in Greenwich in just 8 minutes. Alternatively, why not hop on an Uber Boat by Thames Clippers and arrive in style by river?

Choose your tickets

Make the most of your day out and save 20% with a Day Pass, which gives you access to both Cutty Sark AND the Royal Observatory.

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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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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National Maritime Museum

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

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