Research and collections

Find out more about research, colllections and the Caird Library and Archive at Royal Musems Greenwich.




Research is fundamental to the work of Royal Museums Greenwich. Its goal is to develop innovative perspectives on our collections and sites, and to ensure that diverse audiences are actively engaged with our core themes: British and global histories, maritime life, art, and science. 

For more information about research activities, see our research report. 

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