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

26 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

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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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Cutty Sark Theatre
Enjoy Herman Melville's classic tale of the hunt for the great white whale inside the hull of 150 year old...
Times: Tues 26 November | Doors Open 6.50pm | Show Starts 7.30pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

27 November 2019

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Family fun, Daytime
Bring your little sailors along for songs, stories and playtime.
Times: Wednesdays in term time | 10–11.30am, 1.20-2.50pm , Times: Toddler Time also runs during the Easter and summer holidays from 10am-11am.
Location:
Cutty Sark

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From talks to concerts, all of the events taking place at the Queen's House this autumn
Times: September - December
Location:
Queen's House

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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

28 November 2019

PPMCC tours

Explore the inner workings of a National Museum and see conservation in action on one of our guided tours.  
Times: Thursdays | 10.30am, 1.30pm
Location:
Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre

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From talks to concerts, all of the events taking place at the Queen's House this autumn
Times: September - December
Location:
Queen's House

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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Season
In this five-part lecture series, travel on a lunar journey around our Earth with writers, climate change...
Times: Thursday, 28 November 2019 | Doors open 5.30pm | Talks begin 6pm | Event ends 7.30pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

29 November 2019

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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
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

30 November 2019

Conferences & study days
A writing workshop aimed at postgraduate students, Early Career Researchers, Independent Scholars and other...
Times: 30 November 2019 | 9.30am
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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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
Talks & Courses
Learn how to capture the stars using your DSLR and lenses in this perfect introduction to astrophotography.
Times: 30 November 2019 | 10.30am - 2.30pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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