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., 21 October 2020

E.g., 21 October 2020

What's on

20 October 2020

NMM children storytelling

Family fun
Bring your under 5 on a different adventure every week! Explore the Museum together through song, dance and...
Times: Tuesdays in term time | 11am, 12 noon
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating...
Times: Everyday from 17 October | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Planetarium shows
An exciting planetarium show exploring dark matter, from the Big Bang to its anticipated discovery at the...
Times: Everyday from 17 Oct | 12 noon and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

SENsory sailors

Family fun
Come along and enjoy this brand new sensory play session for children under 7 with special educational needs...
Times: Term time Tuesdays, 2.30pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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This comprehensive course at Royal Observatory Greenwich provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous...
Times: Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Talks & Courses
Explore topics at the cutting edge of scientific research and the limits of human knowledge.
Times: Tuesdays, 7–9pm | See details below
Location:
Royal Observatory

21 October 2020

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Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating...
Times: Everyday from 17 October | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory

Image of hadron collider for Phantom of the Universe planetarium show (tile).jpg

Planetarium shows
An exciting planetarium show exploring dark matter, from the Big Bang to its anticipated discovery at the...
Times: Everyday from 17 Oct | 12 noon and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

Deanio X and the BLKBRD collective on the Great Map

Stay home, stay safe and hone your skills in this online drawing class hosted by Royal Museums Greenwich and...
Times: Every Wednesday from 7 October
Location:
Online

22 October 2020

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Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating...
Times: Everyday from 17 October | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory

Image of hadron collider for Phantom of the Universe planetarium show (tile).jpg

Planetarium shows
An exciting planetarium show exploring dark matter, from the Big Bang to its anticipated discovery at the...
Times: Everyday from 17 Oct | 12 noon and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Guided tours
Join us from the comfort of your own home as we go behind the scenes of Royal Museums Greenwich and pull out...
Times: Every Thursday from 8 October | 1.30pm
Location:
Online

23 October 2020

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Exhibitions
See amazing space photography Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year is an annual exhibition...
Times: 23 October 2020 - 8 August 2021 , Times: 10.30am - 4pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating...
Times: Everyday from 17 October | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory

Image of hadron collider for Phantom of the Universe planetarium show (tile).jpg

Planetarium shows
An exciting planetarium show exploring dark matter, from the Big Bang to its anticipated discovery at the...
Times: Everyday from 17 Oct | 12 noon and 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Daytime
Join in a different creative adventure each week inspired by the vast collection at The Prince Philip...
Times: Fridays | 1.30pm - 2.30pm
Location:
Online

24 October 2020

Saturday Art Club

The Saturday Art & Design Club is part of the National Saturday Club network and is our weekly creative...
Location:

Child on Cutty Sark deck

Wally returns to Cutty Sark this October Half Term for Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search! 
Times: 24 October - 1 November
Location:
Cutty Sark

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Family fun
This half term, explore the National Maritime Museum grounds as part of the Sailor School trail and the Hide...
Times: Daily | 24 October 2020 - 1 November 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

Self-portrait under the Milky Way © Evan McKay.jpg

Exhibitions
See amazing space photography Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year is an annual exhibition...
Times: 23 October 2020 - 8 August 2021 , Times: 10.30am - 4pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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