Discover the art, architecture and royal history inside Inigo Jones' architectural masterpiece
The Queen’s House is often referred to as Greenwich’s hidden gem.
A former royal residence, architectural masterpiece and renowned art gallery, England's first Classical building has a long and varied history.
Our programme of tours and talks bring the stories of the Queen's House to life, led by our friendly and knowledgeable guides. Check out the details below to find out what’s currently on offer.
All tours and talks are subject to staff availability. Please ask at the Admissions Desk to see what we have to offer on the day.
To accompany our exhibition The Van de Veldes: Greenwich, Art and the Sea, this guided tour uncovers the story of Dutch artists, Willem van de Velde the Elder and Younger. Find out about their artistic career, their time working in the Queen's House and their influence on British marine art.
During the tour, you can also step onto the Loggia, the House's covered balcony, which is not usually open to the public.
Discover the story behind this 17th century tapestry, designed in the Queen's House by Willem van de Velde the Elder.
To accompany the exhibition The Van de Veldes: Greenwich, Art and the Sea, this tour tells the story behind the Solebay Tapestry and explores the highlights of the exhibition.
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While providing you with a warm welcome, our dedicated team of volunteers also give fantastic tours on the stories of the Queen's House that inspire them.
Please be aware all tours are subject to availability.
Join one of our volunteers for this free tour exploring the Queen’s House and its collection.
Uncover the life of Queen's House architect, Inigo Jones, on this free tour.
Delve into the early history of the building, the Armada Portrait and other paintings from Royal Museums Greenwich’s permanent collection. This free tour includes a walk through our exhibition The Van de Veldes: Greenwich, Art and the Sea.
For bespoke tours and for larger groups, please contact the bookings office at email@example.com