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., 3 April 2020

E.g., 3 April 2020

What's on

9 April 2020

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

10 April 2020

11 Sharafkhane port and lake Urmia © Masoud Ghadiri - square.jpg

Exhibitions
Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year returns with a brand new exhibition showcasing the...
Times: Daily | 10am - 5pm | Exhibition continues until 16 August 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

Armada Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I.jpg

Exhibitions
Three portraits, one historic exhibition: see the Armada Portraits of Elizabeth I for free at the Queen’s...
Times: 13 February 2020 - 31 August 2020 | Open daily | 10am - 5pm
Location:
Queen's House

Tudors to Windsors exhibition - do not use elsewhere.jpg

Exhibitions
Come face-to-face with the kings and queens who have shaped British history for over 500 years. Tudors to...
Location:
National Maritime Museum

The_effect_of_the_winds_of_Mars_1224x800.jpg

Planetarium shows, Daytime
Tour the Solar System and beyond, and meet our next-door neighbours in space!
Times: Weekdays: 3.30pm | Weekends: 1.15pm & 3.30pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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

11 April 2020

11 Sharafkhane port and lake Urmia © Masoud Ghadiri - square.jpg

Exhibitions
Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year returns with a brand new exhibition showcasing the...
Times: Daily | 10am - 5pm | Exhibition continues until 16 August 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

Armada Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I.jpg

Exhibitions
Three portraits, one historic exhibition: see the Armada Portraits of Elizabeth I for free at the Queen’s...
Times: 13 February 2020 - 31 August 2020 | Open daily | 10am - 5pm
Location:
Queen's House

Tudors to Windsors exhibition - do not use elsewhere.jpg

Exhibitions
Come face-to-face with the kings and queens who have shaped British history for over 500 years. Tudors to...
Location:
National Maritime Museum

2. Ted's Space Adventure sq.png

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating...
Times: Weekends and holidays | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory

The_effect_of_the_winds_of_Mars_1224x800.jpg

Planetarium shows, Daytime
Tour the Solar System and beyond, and meet our next-door neighbours in space!
Times: Weekdays: 3.30pm | Weekends: 1.15pm & 3.30pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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

12 April 2020

11 Sharafkhane port and lake Urmia © Masoud Ghadiri - square.jpg

Exhibitions
Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year returns with a brand new exhibition showcasing the...
Times: Daily | 10am - 5pm | Exhibition continues until 16 August 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

Armada Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I.jpg

Exhibitions
Three portraits, one historic exhibition: see the Armada Portraits of Elizabeth I for free at the Queen’s...
Times: 13 February 2020 - 31 August 2020 | Open daily | 10am - 5pm
Location:
Queen's House

Tudors to Windsors exhibition - do not use elsewhere.jpg

Exhibitions
Come face-to-face with the kings and queens who have shaped British history for over 500 years. Tudors to...
Location:
National Maritime Museum

2. Ted's Space Adventure sq.png

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Come with a bear called Ted (and companion Plant!) on an adventure around the Solar System, investigating...
Times: Weekends and holidays | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory

The_effect_of_the_winds_of_Mars_1224x800.jpg

Planetarium shows, Daytime
Tour the Solar System and beyond, and meet our next-door neighbours in space!
Times: Weekdays: 3.30pm | Weekends: 1.15pm & 3.30pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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

13 April 2020

Lobster Claw Nebula. Credit Peter Jenkins banner.jpg

Access events
Explore the night sky live in this show specifically for children with an Autistic Spectrum Condition.
Times: 13 June 2020 | 10am
Location:
Peter Harrison Planetarium

11 Sharafkhane port and lake Urmia © Masoud Ghadiri - square.jpg

Exhibitions
Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year returns with a brand new exhibition showcasing the...
Times: Daily | 10am - 5pm | Exhibition continues until 16 August 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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