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., 10 December 2018

E.g., 10 December 2018

What's on

22 January 2019

Daytime
Younger children are invited to a different adventure every week! Come to the museum to take part in tailored...
Times: Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous scientific understanding of the...
Times: 18 September 2018 – 28 May 2019 | Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Member events
How do you develop an engaging and quirky gallery working with 50 curators, over 600 objects, no set...
Times: 22 January | 6.45pm-8.15pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Talks & Courses
From how to choose and use telescopes, to identifying targets and planning observing activities.
Times: Tuesdays, 6 November – 11 December 2018 | 26 February - 2 April 2019 | 7–9pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

25 January 2019

Planetarium shows, Family fun, Evenings & Lates
An evening of stargazing at the Royal Observatory Greenwich. 
Times: Nov 18 – Jan 19 | Sessions from 5.25pm to 6.50pm | See below for details
Location:
Royal Observatory
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Celebrate Burns Night in style with a ceilidh at Cutty Sark! Explore this historic tea clipper and then dance...
Times: Friday 25th Jan 2019 | Doors open 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

26 January 2019

Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times: Saturdays | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Planetarium shows, Family fun, Evenings & Lates
An evening of stargazing at the Royal Observatory Greenwich. 
Times: Nov 18 – Jan 19 | Sessions from 5.25pm to 6.50pm | See below for details
Location:
Royal Observatory

27 January 2019

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

29 January 2019

Daytime
Younger children are invited to a different adventure every week! Come to the museum to take part in tailored...
Times: Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Talks & Courses
Join us for a series of free talks in central London covering a range of fascinating subjects. Everyone is...
Times: 23 October, 6 November, 4 December, 29 January, 26 February, 12 March, 21 May, 18 June | 5.15pm
Location:
Talks & Courses
Join us for the launch of A New Naval History with Dr Quintin Colville, Dr James Davey and respondants. All...
Times: 29 January | 5.15pm, wine reception from 6.30pm
Location:
Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous scientific understanding of the...
Times: 18 September 2018 – 28 May 2019 | Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
From how to choose and use telescopes, to identifying targets and planning observing activities.
Times: Tuesdays, 6 November – 11 December 2018 | 26 February - 2 April 2019 | 7–9pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

1 February 2019

Talks & Courses
Join us for a series of free talks in central London covering a range of fascinating subjects. Everyone is...
Times: 23 October, 6 November, 4 December, 29 January, 26 February, 12 March, 21 May, 18 June | 5.15pm
Location:

2 February 2019

Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times: Saturdays | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

3 February 2019

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

5 February 2019

Daytime
Younger children are invited to a different adventure every week! Come to the museum to take part in tailored...
Times: Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous scientific understanding of the...
Times: 18 September 2018 – 28 May 2019 | Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Talks & Courses
From how to choose and use telescopes, to identifying targets and planning observing activities.
Times: Tuesdays, 6 November – 11 December 2018 | 26 February - 2 April 2019 | 7–9pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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