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

3 March 2020

Cutty Sark BSL tour with deaf historian John Wilson

Guided tours, Access events
Join deaf historian John Wilson for a tour of Cutty Sark and her history in BSL.
Times: Tuesday 3 March | 1.30pm - 2.30pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

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Talks & Courses
Listen to astrophysicists from across the UK talk about cutting edge research in space science
Times: 14th January, 4th February, 3rd March, 31st March
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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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

4 March 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

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Daytime
Join students of Trinity Laban’s Conservatoire of Music for informal lunchtime concerts. Rehearsals from 11am...
Times: Wednesdays from 26 February | 1pm
Location:
Queen's House

5 March 2020

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Delve into the history of Woburn Abbey and its world-famous art collection with a series of insightful...
Times: 27 February - 2 April 2020 | 10.30am - 12.30pm
Location:
Orangery & South Parlours

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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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Cutty Sark Theatre
A new play about Elizabeth I by Dyad Productions, staged inside the hull of Cutty Sark.
Times: Thursday 5 March 2020 | Doors Open 7.20pm | Starts 8pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

6 March 2020

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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, 1pm - 2.30pm
Location:
Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre

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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

7 March 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
Celebrate British Science Week on board Cutty Sark.
Times: 7 & 8 March | 11.30am-1.30pm and 2pm-4pm
Location:
Cutty Sark

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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

8 March 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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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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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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