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., 5 April 2020

E.g., 5 April 2020

What's on

17 April 2020

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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

18 April 2020

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Community astronomy
Join an astronomer for a special show featuring the New Crescent Moon and the history of studying it, where...
Times: 21 Jun | 10:00am - 10:45am , Times: 18 Jul | 10:00am - 10:45am , Times: 15 Aug | 10:00am - 10:45am
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

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Join our community of makers at the Prince Philip Maritme Collections Centre.
Times: Third Saturday of every month | 10.30am
Location:
Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre

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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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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

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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

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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

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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

19 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

20 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

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