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 February 2020

E.g., 27 February 2020

What's on

30 June 2020

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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

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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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Talks & Courses
Astronomy course for absolute beginners, led by an engaging tutor and taught at Royal Observatory Greenwich,...
Times: Tuesdays | 7pm-9pm | Check for full course dates
Location:
Royal Observatory

1 July 2020

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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...
Times: Daily | 10am - 5pm | Opens 3 April 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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

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

2 July 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...
Times: Daily | 10am - 5pm | Opens 3 April 2020
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

3 July 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...
Times: Daily | 10am - 5pm | Opens 3 April 2020
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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Access events
The SENsory Social Club is weekly club for young adults with special educational needs (14+) to develop...
Times: Fridays from 1 November | 10.30am - 12 noon & 1pm - 2.30pm
Location:
Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre

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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