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

21 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
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

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Join us for a special evening event celebrating the bringing together of the three Armada Portraits for the...
Times: Friday 21 February 2020 | 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Location:
Great Hall

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Evenings & Lates, Cutty Sark Theatre
Times: Fri 21 & Sat 22 February 2020 | Doors Open 7pm | 8pm Start
Location:
Cutty Sark

22 February 2020

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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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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

Out at Sea

Family fun
Shiver my timbers - we’ve got an action-packed day of adventures, crafts and performances for the whole...
Times: 22 February 2020 | 11am - 4pm
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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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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Evenings & Lates, Cutty Sark Theatre
Times: Fri 21 & Sat 22 February 2020 | Doors Open 7pm | 8pm Start
Location:
Cutty Sark

23 February 2020

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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

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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

24 February 2020

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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

25 February 2020

NMM children storytelling

Family fun
Bring your under 5 on a different adventure every week! Explore the Museum together through song, dance and...
Times: Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
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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Talks & Courses
This comprehensive course at Royal Observatory Greenwich provides an opportunity to acquire a rigorous...
Times: Tuesdays 6.30pm-9pm | Until 26 May 2020
Location:
Royal Observatory

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