Exhibitions and events

Come along and be inspired by world-class exhibitions and events at the National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory Greenwich, Cutty Sark and the Queen's House. There's plenty to choose from for all the family - search below by museum, date or event type for something that floats your boat!


E.g., 18 April 2019

E.g., 18 April 2019

What's on

18 April 2019

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Family fun
Travel across the Solar System and help Ted plan for a holiday on another planet.
Times: 11, 18 April | 10-11.30am , Times: 30 May | 10-11:30am
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Explore the inner workings of a National Museum and see conservation in action on one of our guided tours.  
Times: Every Thursday from 18 April | 10.30am, 1.30pm
Location:
Prince Phillip Maritime Collections Centre

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Family fun
Hunt out a tiny book with a secret in Nelson, Navy, Nation. Create your own tiny book to take on a journey...
Times: 18th, 19th April, 11.00-13.00 | 14.00-16.00
Location:
Learning space

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Planetarium shows
Explore the night sky in this classic guide, presented in real-time by Royal Observatory astronomer.
Times: Weekdays 4.15pm | Weekends/Holidays 11.45am, 2.00pm, 4.15pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Planetarium shows
Discover the moons of the Solar System in this brand new show narrated by our Royal Observatory astronomers.
Times: Weekdays: 2.45pm | Weekends and holidays: 12.30pm, 2.45pm, 5pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

19 April 2019

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Family fun
Hunt out a tiny book with a secret in Nelson, Navy, Nation. Create your own tiny book to take on a journey...
Times: 18th, 19th April, 11.00-13.00 | 14.00-16.00
Location:
Learning space

Orion Nebula 1000x1000

Planetarium shows
Explore the night sky in this classic guide, presented in real-time by Royal Observatory astronomer.
Times: Weekdays 4.15pm | Weekends/Holidays 11.45am, 2.00pm, 4.15pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Planetarium shows
Discover the moons of the Solar System in this brand new show narrated by our Royal Observatory astronomers.
Times: Weekdays: 2.45pm | Weekends and holidays: 12.30pm, 2.45pm, 5pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

20 April 2019

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Talks & Courses
Learn how to capture the stars using your DSLR and lenses in this perfect introduction to astrophotography.
Times: 20 April, 18 May | 10:30am - 2:30pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Daytime, Talks & Courses
Drop by and chat with our Observatory Explainers who are bringing the history of astronomy to life.
Times: Weekends | 11.00am – 2.30pm , Times: Holiday weekdays | 1.05 - 4.15pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop-in workshops facilated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times: Weekends, 6 April - 30 June | 11.00am - 2.30pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

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Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times: Saturdays | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Planetarium shows
Explore the night sky in this classic guide, presented in real-time by Royal Observatory astronomer.
Times: Weekdays 4.15pm | Weekends/Holidays 11.45am, 2.00pm, 4.15pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Planetarium shows
Discover the moons of the Solar System in this brand new show narrated by our Royal Observatory astronomers.
Times: Weekdays: 2.45pm | Weekends and holidays: 12.30pm, 2.45pm, 5pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

21 April 2019

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Daytime, Talks & Courses
Drop by and chat with our Observatory Explainers who are bringing the history of astronomy to life.
Times: Weekends | 11.00am – 2.30pm , Times: Holiday weekdays | 1.05 - 4.15pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop-in workshops facilated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times: Weekends, 6 April - 30 June | 11.00am - 2.30pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

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Family fun
Come and discover the hidden hierarchies in the Navy. Be inspired by the collections in Nelson, Navy, Nation...
Times: 21, 22 April, 11.00-13.00 | 14.00-16.00
Location:
Learning space

Orion Nebula 1000x1000

Planetarium shows
Explore the night sky in this classic guide, presented in real-time by Royal Observatory astronomer.
Times: Weekdays 4.15pm | Weekends/Holidays 11.45am, 2.00pm, 4.15pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Planetarium shows
Discover the moons of the Solar System in this brand new show narrated by our Royal Observatory astronomers.
Times: Weekdays: 2.45pm | Weekends and holidays: 12.30pm, 2.45pm, 5pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

22 April 2019

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Family fun
Come and discover the hidden hierarchies in the Navy. Be inspired by the collections in Nelson, Navy, Nation...
Times: 21, 22 April, 11.00-13.00 | 14.00-16.00
Location:
Learning space

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