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., 22 June 2018

E.g., 22 June 2018

What's on

26 July 2018

Talks & Courses
In this lecture Katina Bill explores James Bamforth’s work and investigates the story behind the creation of...
Times: 26 July | 11am - 12.30pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Evenings & Lates
Join us for an out-of-hours event exclusively for young people to explore the spectacular Queen's House in...
Times: 26 July | 5pm-11pm
Location:
Queen's House
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Thought-provoking comic Suzi Ruffell and multi-award winning stand-up George Lewis perform brand new material...
Times: Thursday 26 July | Doors open 7pm | Show starts 7.45pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

27 July 2018

Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Poetic and provocative comics Simon Munnery and Fin Taylor perform brand new material before they hit the...
Times: Friday 27 July | Doors open 7pm | Show starts 7.45pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

28 July 2018

Planetarium shows, Family fun
Searching here and searching there, where oh where, is the Great Big Bear?
Times: Weekends | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory
Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times: Saturdays | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

29 July 2018

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
Planetarium shows, Family fun
Searching here and searching there, where oh where, is the Great Big Bear?
Times: Weekends | 11am
Location:
Royal Observatory
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Commandingly clever comic Zoe Lyons and award-winning comedic playwright and songwriter Tamar Broadbent ...
Times: Sunday 29 July | Doors open 7pm | Show starts 7.45pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

31 July 2018

Daytime
Younger children are invited to a different adventure every week! Come to the museum to take part in tailored...
Times: Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

4 August 2018

Daytime
This year, the Queen’s House will join forces with the Blackheath Embroiderers Guild on Saturday 5 August for...
Times: 4 August | 11am - 4pm
Location:
Queen's House
Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times: Saturdays | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

5 August 2018

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

7 August 2018

Daytime
Younger children are invited to a different adventure every week! Come to the museum to take part in tailored...
Times: Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

11 August 2018

Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times: Saturdays | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

12 August 2018

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

13 August 2018

Daytime
Three summer day-courses of photography fun! Inspired by the National Maritime Museum's Great British Seaside...
Times: 13, 15, 18 August | 10am-4pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

15 August 2018

Daytime
Three summer day-courses of photography fun! Inspired by the National Maritime Museum's Great British Seaside...
Times: 13, 15, 18 August | 10am-4pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Member events
Embark on a voyage of discovery around the Museum in the company of one of our volunteer guides.
Times: 16 May, 12 Jun, 18 Jul, 15 Aug, 15 Sept, 16 Oct | 11am–12.30pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

17 August 2018

Daytime
Three summer day-courses of photography fun! Inspired by the National Maritime Museum's Great British Seaside...
Times: 13, 15, 18 August | 10am-4pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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