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., 19 July 2019

E.g., 19 July 2019

What's on

19 July 2019

The Moon

Member events
Be amongst the first to explore our brand new exhibition The Moon, ahead of the exhibition opening to the...
Times: Friday 19 July | 9.00am-11.30am
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

The Moon

Member events
Celebrate the opening of our new exhibition The Moon with a special evening view on the exhibition’s very...
Times: Friday 19 July | 6.00pm-8.15pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

Rob Auton CST Comedy Previews

Cutty Sark Theatre
Climb aboard the ship for a comedy work-in-progress double-bill from two critically acclaimed comedians.
Times: Friday 19 July | Doors Open 18.15 | Show Starts 19.15
Location:
Cutty Sark

20 July 2019

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Member events
Explore our brand new exhibition The Moon and get crafting with our special workshop.
Times: Saturday 20 July | 10am-2.00pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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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

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

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Cutty Sark Theatre
Climb aboard the ship for a comedy work-in-progress double-bill from two critically acclaimed comedians.
Times: Saturday 20 July | Doors Open 18.45 | Show Starts 19.45
Location:
Cutty Sark

21 July 2019

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Family fun, Access events
Be inspired by the sea and learn more about the Museum’s incredible collections as you take part in make and...
Times: Sundays during term time | 11.30–13.30, 14.00–16.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Conferences & study days
Scouting and Guiding groups can visit the Royal Observatory for an inspiring experience, with opportunities...
Times: 14, 21 July | 10am - 2pm , Times: 4, 17, 18 August | 10am - 2pm , Times: 21, 22 September | 10am - 2pm , Times: 5, 6 October | 10am - 2pm , Times: 2, 3 November | 10am - 2pm , Times: 15 December | 10am - 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Family fun
Find out more about our place in space in the planetarium and afterwards explore the hidden histories of the...
Times: See dates below | 10:00
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

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

Fire Hazard

Daytime
Immerse yourself in this swashbuckling adventure game, where you become the hero of an epic story of nautical...
Times: Various Sundays throughout June, July and August: 14.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Cutty Sark Theatre
Climb aboard the ship for a comedy work-in-progress double-bill from two critically acclaimed comedians.
Times: Sunday 21 July | Doors Open 18.30 | Show Starts 19.15
Location:
Cutty Sark

22 July 2019

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

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