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!


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What's on

22 January 2020

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Member events
Join us for this exclusive Members' film screening in the Peter Harrison Planaterium.
Times: Wednesday 22 January 2020 | 6.30pm-9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

23 January 2020

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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
Location:
Royal Observatory

24 January 2020

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Access events
The SENsory Social Club is weekly club for young adults with special educational needs (14+) to develop...
Times: Fridays from 1 November | 10.30am, 1pm - 2.30pm
Location:
Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre

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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
Location:
Royal Observatory

25 January 2020

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The Saturday Art & Design Club is part of the National Saturday Club network and is our weekly creative...
Times: Saturdays, 28 Sept to 28 March | 10am - 1pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

Chinese New Year NMM lion dance

Family fun, Daytime
Celebrate the Year of the Rat with colourful crafts and performances.
Times: 25 January 2020 | 11am - 4pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop-in workshops facilitated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times: Weekends, 4 January - 29 March | 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, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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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
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Daytime
Gain an insight of the treasures of the collection with a tour of the stores at the Prince Philip Maritime...
Times: Every first and third Saturday of the month
Location:
Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre

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Evenings & Lates
London's best Burns Night celebration is back!
Times: Saturday 25 January 2020 | Doors Open 6.00pm | Starts 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

26 January 2020

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Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop-in workshops facilitated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times: Weekends, 4 January - 29 March | 11.00am - 2.30pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

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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
Location:
Royal Observatory

27 January 2020

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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
Location:
Royal Observatory

28 January 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: Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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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
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Member events
We invite our Members to an exclusive question and answer session with the new Director, Paddy Rodgers. 
Times: Tuesday 28 January 2020 | 6pm-8pm
Location:
Ground floor

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Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course at Royal Observatory Greenwich provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous...
Times: Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm | Until 26 May 2020
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Talks & Courses
From how to choose and use telescopes to identifying targets and planning observing activities, learn...
Times: Tuesdays 7-9pm | 5 Nov - 10 Dec 2019 | 25 Feb - 31 Mar 2020
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Talks & Courses
Astronomy course for absolute beginners, led by an engaging tutor and taught at Royal Observatory Greenwich,...
Times: Tuesdays | 7pm-9pm | Check for full course dates
Location:
Royal Observatory

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