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., 27 January 2020

E.g., 27 January 2020

What's on

15 February 2020

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Family fun
Every February the National Maritime Museum celebrates LGBT History Month.
Times: 15 February 2020 - 23 February 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times: Saturdays | 12, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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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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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

16 February 2020

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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: 18 & 19 Jan; 15, 16 Feb; 8, 28, 29 Mar 2020 | 10.10am
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy 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 26 April 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop-in workshops facilitated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times: Weekends, 4 January - 29 March | 11.00am - 2.30pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre

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Family fun
Every February the National Maritime Museum celebrates LGBT History Month.
Times: 15 February 2020 - 23 February 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

MBC thumbnail.png

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

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

17 February 2020

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Family fun, Planetarium shows
Our Moon-themed morning includes a planetarium show and immersive virtual reality activity.
Times: 17, 18, 19 February 2020 | 10am–11.45am
Location:
Royal Observatory

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 26 April 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

L9277-047-sq-web.jpg

Family fun
Every February the National Maritime Museum celebrates LGBT History Month.
Times: 15 February 2020 - 23 February 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Family fun
Visit Cutty Sark this half term for a racing themed arts and design experience where you can try out your...
Times: 17-21 February | 11.30am-1.30pm and 2pm-4pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

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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

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

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Evenings & Lates
Enjoy an evening of the most decadent life drawing imaginable. Inspire yourself in this most unique,...
Times: Mon 17 February 2020 | 6.40pm doors | 7pm start | 9pm finish
Location:
Queen's House

18 February 2020

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Family fun, Planetarium shows
Our Moon-themed morning includes a planetarium show and immersive virtual reality activity.
Times: 17, 18, 19 February 2020 | 10am–11.45am
Location:
Royal Observatory

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 26 April 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

L9277-047-sq-web.jpg

Family fun
Every February the National Maritime Museum celebrates LGBT History Month.
Times: 15 February 2020 - 23 February 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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