Exhibitions & events at the Royal Observatory

Coronavirus reopening

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We have an exciting selection of free and paid events, exhibitions and courses at the Royal Observatory and Planetarium, see what's on below.

E.g., 29 November 2020
E.g., 29 November 2020

6 December 2020

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Planetarium shows, Family fun
Join our expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling experience where you'll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and the Red...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 1pm and 3pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

7 December 2020

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Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating different places and how they...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 11am and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

RS418690210445_Mars After the Global Dust Storm © Dzmitry Kananovich, Mikhail Abgarian, Yuri Goryachko, Konstantin Morozov CUT.jpg

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Join our expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling experience where you'll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and the Red...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 1pm and 3pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

8 December 2020

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Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating different places and how they...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 11am and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

RS418690210445_Mars After the Global Dust Storm © Dzmitry Kananovich, Mikhail Abgarian, Yuri Goryachko, Konstantin Morozov CUT.jpg

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Join our expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling experience where you'll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and the Red...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 1pm and 3pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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This comprehensive course at Royal Observatory Greenwich provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous scientific understanding of the...
Times:
Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

9 December 2020

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Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating different places and how they...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 11am and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

Planetarium

Planetarium shows
An exciting Planetarium show exploring dark matter, from the Big Bang to its anticipated discovery at the Large Hadron Collider.
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 12 noon and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

RS418690210445_Mars After the Global Dust Storm © Dzmitry Kananovich, Mikhail Abgarian, Yuri Goryachko, Konstantin Morozov CUT.jpg

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Join our expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling experience where you'll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and the Red...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 1pm and 3pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

10 December 2020

2. Ted's Space Adventure sq.png

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating different places and how they...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 11am and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

Planetarium

Planetarium shows
An exciting Planetarium show exploring dark matter, from the Big Bang to its anticipated discovery at the Large Hadron Collider.
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 12 noon and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

RS418690210445_Mars After the Global Dust Storm © Dzmitry Kananovich, Mikhail Abgarian, Yuri Goryachko, Konstantin Morozov CUT.jpg

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Join our expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling experience where you'll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and the Red...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 1pm and 3pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

11 December 2020

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Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating different places and how they...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 11am and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

Planetarium

Planetarium shows
An exciting Planetarium show exploring dark matter, from the Big Bang to its anticipated discovery at the Large Hadron Collider.
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 12 noon and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

RS418690210445_Mars After the Global Dust Storm © Dzmitry Kananovich, Mikhail Abgarian, Yuri Goryachko, Konstantin Morozov CUT.jpg

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Join our expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling experience where you'll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and the Red...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 1pm and 3pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

Sky Away from the Lights © Tunç Tezel, Astronomy Photographer of the Year Earth and Space Commended 2012

Join an astronomer for a special young persons show featuring stories of the stars and the Moon.  
Times:
Friday 11 December | 5pm - 6pm
Location:
Online

12 December 2020

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Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating different places and how they...
Times:
Every day from 3 December | 11am and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Daytime
Have you always wanted to know more about astronomy? Or do you have a child who is curious about space? Learn more about space during our Q...
Times:
Weekends and school holidays | Select times from 11AM to 3PM
Location:
Online

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Daytime
Join us for Solar System Discovery, a live online planetarium show presented by an astronomer from the Royal Observatory Greenwich.
Times:
Weekends and school holidays | 11am, 12 noon, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
Online

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Our solar system is filled with all sorts of weird and wonderful things - planets, moons, asteroids, a star! You may even know many of...
Times:
Weekends and school holidays | Select times from 11AM to 3PM
Location:
Online

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