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., 23 February 2018

E.g., 23 February 2018

What's on

13 March 2018

Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous scientific understanding of the...
Times: Tuesdays | 12 September 2017 - 8 May 2018 | 6.30pm - 9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous scientific understanding of the...
Times: 12 September 2017 - 22 May 2018 | Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm | Saturdays 30 September 2017, 10, 24 February, 3, 10, 17 March, 2 June 2018
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
Study astronomy topics at foundation degree level, without the costs.
Times: Tuesdays, 12 September 2017–22 May 2018 | 7–9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
From how to choose and use telescopes, to identifying targets and planning observing activities.
Times: 31 October – 5 December | 20 February – 27 March | Tuesdays | 7.00–9.00pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

15 March 2018

Talks & Courses
Hear about the lives of five remarkable women through our Queen's House lecture series this National Women’s...
Times: Thursdays, 1-29 March | 10.30am - 12.30pm | Evening lecture 6.30pm - 9pm
Location:
Orangery & South Parlours
Evenings & Lates, Talks & Courses
Join astronomer and comedian Jon Culshaw for a personalised tour of the night sky in his own unique style.
Times: 15 March | 6.30–7.30pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

16 March 2018

Conferences & study days
A participatory 1-day conference at the National Maritime Museum exploring the benefits of museum/school...
Times: 16 March | 10am - 3.45pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

17 March 2018

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Searching here and searching there, where oh where, is the Great Big Bear?
Times: Weekends | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory
Member events
Embark on a voyage of discovery around the Museum in the company of one of our volunteer guides.
Times: 14 Feb, 17 Mar, 19 Apr, 16 May, 13 Jun | 11am–12.30pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
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
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Celebrate Paddy's Day in style with a traditional Irish ceili!
Times: Saturday 17 March | Doors open 19.00
Location:
Cutty Sark

18 March 2018

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
Planetarium shows, Family fun
Searching here and searching there, where oh where, is the Great Big Bear?
Times: Weekends | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory

20 March 2018

Daytime
Younger children are invited to a different adventure every week! Come to the museum to take part in tailored...
Times: Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous scientific understanding of the...
Times: Tuesdays | 12 September 2017 - 8 May 2018 | 6.30pm - 9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous scientific understanding of the...
Times: 12 September 2017 - 22 May 2018 | Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm | Saturdays 30 September 2017, 10, 24 February, 3, 10, 17 March, 2 June 2018
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
 Join Tom Allen and two special guest stars for an evening of brand new comedy in our Michael Edwards Studio...
Times: Monthly dates available | Doors open 6.45pm | Start time 7.15pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Talks & Courses
Study astronomy topics at foundation degree level, without the costs.
Times: Tuesdays, 12 September 2017–22 May 2018 | 7–9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
From how to choose and use telescopes, to identifying targets and planning observing activities.
Times: 31 October – 5 December | 20 February – 27 March | Tuesdays | 7.00–9.00pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

21 March 2018

Member events
Embark on a voyage of discovery around the Museum in the company of one of our volunteer guides.
Times: 14 Feb, 17 Mar, 19 Apr, 16 May, 13 Jun | 11am–12.30pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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