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

1 November 2019

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Community astronomy, Conferences & study days
Scouting and Guiding groups can visit the Royal Observatory for an inspiring experience, with opportunities...
Times: 14, 21 July | 10am - 2pm , Times: 4, 17, 18 August | 10am - 2pm , Times: 21, 22 September | 10am - 2pm , Times: 5, 6 October | 10am - 2pm , Times: 2, 3 November | 10am - 2pm , Times: 15 December | 10am - 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

Coder Dojo

Be inspired by the collection and create computer programmes,animation,art and electronic experiments in...
Times: First Saturday of the month
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

2 November 2019

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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

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Community astronomy, Conferences & study days
Scouting and Guiding groups can visit the Royal Observatory for an inspiring experience, with opportunities...
Times: 14, 21 July | 10am - 2pm , Times: 4, 17, 18 August | 10am - 2pm , Times: 21, 22 September | 10am - 2pm , Times: 5, 6 October | 10am - 2pm , Times: 2, 3 November | 10am - 2pm , Times: 15 December | 10am - 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

Star Chart

Get an in-depth overview of the season's night sky in this advanced planetarium show for experienced...
Times: 2 November, 14 December 2019 | 10am
Location:
Peter Harrison Planetarium

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Family fun
Times: 2 & 3 November | 11.30am - 1.30pm and 2pm-4pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

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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

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Daytime
Gain an insight of the treasures of the collection with a tour of the stores at the Prince Philip Maritime...
Times: Every first and third Saturday of the month
Location:
Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre

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Black History Walks presents White Wash, a feature length documentary exploring race in America through the...
Times: 2 November 2019 | 2pm - 5pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Evenings & Lates, Community astronomy
Celebrate astrophotography in an exciting late at the National Maritime Museum, featuring astrophotographers...
Times: Friday 1 November 2019 | 7-9pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Evenings & Lates
A very Scottish night of music and dancing with a creepy twist 
Times: Sat 2 November | Doors Open 7pm | Starts 7.30
Location:
Cutty Sark

3 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, Conferences & study days
Scouting and Guiding groups can visit the Royal Observatory for an inspiring experience, with opportunities...
Times: 14, 21 July | 10am - 2pm , Times: 4, 17, 18 August | 10am - 2pm , Times: 21, 22 September | 10am - 2pm , Times: 5, 6 October | 10am - 2pm , Times: 2, 3 November | 10am - 2pm , Times: 15 December | 10am - 2pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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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

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Discover the Queen’s House, a truly majestic wedding venue 
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

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