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., 20 November 2018

E.g., 20 November 2018

What's on

20 November 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: 18 September 2018 – 28 May 2019 | Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
From how to choose and use telescopes, to identifying targets and planning observing activities.
Times: Tuesdays, 6 November – 11 December 2018 | 26 February - 2 April 2019 | 7–9pm
Location:
Royal Observatory
Evenings & Lates
As part of our 3-part Indigenous Cultures Film Season, join us for a screening of Alethea Arnaquq-Baril’s...
Times: Tuesday 20 November | Doors open 7pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

21 November 2018

Daytime
Bring your little sailors along for songs, stories and playtime.
Times: Weds in term-time | 10–11.30am, 1.20-2.50pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Family fun
Our annual celebration of children's creativity in museums.
Times: 21 November | 10.00am - 2.50pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

23 November 2018

Planetarium shows, Family fun, Evenings & Lates
An evening of stargazing at the Royal Observatory Greenwich. 
Times: Nov 18 – Jan 19 | Sessions from 5.25pm to 6.50pm | See below for details
Location:
Royal Observatory

24 November 2018

Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop in workshops facilated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times: Weekends, 6 October - 30 December | 12.45-4.15pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Planetarium shows, Family fun, Evenings & Lates
An evening of stargazing at the Royal Observatory Greenwich. 
Times: Nov 18 – Jan 19 | Sessions from 5.25pm to 6.50pm | See below for details
Location:
Royal Observatory
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Two concerts in celebration of the anniversary of Cutty Sark, a 149th birthday concert in November 2018 and...
Times: Sat 24 Nov 2018 & Fri 08 Mar 2019 | Doors open 7pm | Show starts 8pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

25 November 2018

Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop in workshops facilated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times: Weekends, 6 October - 30 December | 12.45-4.15pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

26 November 2018

Member events
Join British Antarctic Survey’s Director of Operations Captain Tim Stockings for an evening of conversation...
Times: 26 November | 6.45pm-8.15pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

27 November 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: 18 September 2018 – 28 May 2019 | Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
From how to choose and use telescopes, to identifying targets and planning observing activities.
Times: Tuesdays, 6 November – 11 December 2018 | 26 February - 2 April 2019 | 7–9pm
Location:
Royal Observatory
Evenings & Lates
As part of our 3-part Indigenous Cultures Film Season, join us for a screening of the 2015 film Tanna,...
Times: Tuesday 27 November | Doors open 7pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

28 November 2018

Daytime
Bring your little sailors along for songs, stories and playtime.
Times: Weds in term-time | 10–11.30am, 1.20-2.50pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

30 November 2018

Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
 Join Tom Allen and 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

1 December 2018

Family fun
Sailors have used star-gazing to help with way-finding for thousands of years. Join our artist to make an...
Times: 1 & 2 December | 11.30am - 13.30pm and 2pm - 4pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop in workshops facilated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times: Weekends, 6 October - 30 December | 12.45-4.15pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

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