Welcome to the Maritime Home Learning page! Whether you want to watch videos with characters on board Cutty Sark, learn how to write a captivating story or have a go at making your own film, we have lots of activities and resources to inspire, educate and entertain.

Life at Sea

Learn about life on board ship, meet crew members of the Cutty Sark and take part in learning activities

Could you be Cutty Sark's new captain?

Our Cutty Sark Learning resources are designed with the help of teachers for primary school children. Activities include:

  • Writing a letter from ship to shore 
  • Keeping a ship’s log
  • Designing your own figurehead
  • Practical science activities based on what makes the ship go.

Life at the Museum

Learn how to create your very own museum, and watch videos to discover the different types of jobs at Royal Museums Greenwich

Keep exploring

Discover learning resources and activities from the astronomy education team at the Royal Observatory.

Learning at home with the Royal Observatory