For families at the Royal Observatory


Visitor notice: We are pleased to announce that Royal Museums Greenwich is reopening. To find out more about which sites will be open and how to plan your visit, click here.

The Royal Observatory is opening on 3 August. Stand on the Prime Meridian of the World, explore historic Flamsteed House, and unravel the mysteries of time and space. 

Kids go free

Until 31 August, get a free child ticket to the Royal Observatory with every paying adult. Enjoy a family adventure this summer! Book now

Please note: due to current government guidelines, the Peter Harrison Planetarium is still currently closed to visitors. However, Royal Observatory astronomers are hosting regular virtual planetarium shows and live astronomy Q&A sessions online. Book a free session now 

Royal Observatory Greenwich - reopening 3 August 


Fun for families

Start your adventures in space and time today

Gifts for aspiring astronauts