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 November 2019

E.g., 19 November 2019

What's on

22 November 2019

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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

23 November 2019

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Community astronomy
Join an astronomer for a special show featuring the New Crescent Moon and the history of studying it, where...
Times: 26 & 27 Oct | 10:00am - 10:45am , Times: 23 & 24 Nov | 10:00am - 10:45am , Times: 21 & 22 Dec | 10:00am - 10:45am
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

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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

Cutty Sark view

On 22 November Cutty Sark is 150 years old! Join us for three days of celebrations to honour the world-famous...
Times: 22 - 24 November | 10am - 5pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

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Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop-in workshops facilitated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times: Weekends, 5 October - 29 December | 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
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
Location:
Royal Observatory

24 November 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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Community astronomy
Join an astronomer for a special show featuring the New Crescent Moon and the history of studying it, where...
Times: 26 & 27 Oct | 10:00am - 10:45am , Times: 23 & 24 Nov | 10:00am - 10:45am , Times: 21 & 22 Dec | 10:00am - 10:45am
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

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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: 13, 19, 20 Oct, 10, 17, 30 Nov and 7 & 8 Dec 2019 | 10.00
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

Cutty Sark view

On 22 November Cutty Sark is 150 years old! Join us for three days of celebrations to honour the world-famous...
Times: 22 - 24 November | 10am - 5pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

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Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop-in workshops facilitated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times: Weekends, 5 October - 29 December | 11.00am - 2.30pm
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
Location:
Royal Observatory

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Evenings & Lates, Cutty Sark Theatre
Enjoy a relaxed evening of awe-inspiring musical performances from the best up-and-coming musicians in our...
Times: Sunday 24 November 2019 | Doors Open 6.30pm | Show Starts 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

25 November 2019

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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

MBC thumbnail.png

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

26 November 2019

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
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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