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

17 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

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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

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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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Daytime
Explore the Annie Maunder Astrographic Telescope (AMAT). 
Times: 18, 19 February 2019 | 12.00pm, 12.45pm, 1.30pm, 2:15pm
Location:
Royal Observatory

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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

Free Central London Talks

Talks & Courses
Sometime in the late afternoon of 19 July 1545, the Mary Rose, one of Henry VIII's largest ships, sank in the...
Times: 18 February 2020 | 5.15pm - 6.30pm
Location:
Central London

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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
From how to choose and use telescopes to identifying targets and planning observing activities, learn...
Times: Tuesdays 7-9pm | 5 Nov - 10 Dec 2019 | 25 Feb - 31 Mar 2020
Location:
Royal Observatory

19 February 2020

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Member events
Embark on a voyage of discovery around the Museum in the company of one of our volunteer guides.
Times: 15 Jan, 19 Feb, 18 Mar, 15 Apr, 2 May 2020 | 11am–12.30pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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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

20 February 2020

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Family fun
Travel across the Solar System and help Ted plan for a holiday on another planet.
Times: 20, 21 February | 10-11.30am
Location:
Royal Observatory

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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

21 February 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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Family fun
James Parsons from the Crazy Comic Club returns to create mind-blowing comic books inspired by the freezing...
Times: 21 February | 10.30am - 4pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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