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

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

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

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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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
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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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:

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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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Daytime
Join us for Solar System Discovery, a live online planetarium show presented by an astronomer from the Royal...
Times: Saturdays, Sundays | 11am, 12 noon, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
Online

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Daytime
Meet colourful characters from Cutty Sark’s past and hear astonishing stories about life at sea in the age of...
Times: Weekends and school holidays | 11.30am, 12.30pm, 2pm and 3pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

25 October 2020

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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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Family fun, Access events
Each Sunday come and explore the Museum's collection through hands on creative activities. 
Times: Sundays during term time | 11am - 11.45am | 12.30pm - 1.15pm | 2.30pm - 3.15pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Family fun
Explore self-care and wellbeing with a variety of creative workshops for the whole family inspired by life at...
Times: 26, 28, 30 October 2020, 11am | 12.30pm | 2.30pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Daytime
Join us for Solar System Discovery, a live online planetarium show presented by an astronomer from the Royal...
Times: Saturdays, Sundays | 11am, 12 noon, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
Online

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Daytime
Meet colourful characters from Cutty Sark’s past and hear astonishing stories about life at sea in the age of...
Times: Weekends and school holidays | 11.30am, 12.30pm, 2pm and 3pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

26 October 2020

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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

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