Go on an epic adventure of discovery across the seas and through the universe this Autumn half term

Become an astronaut at the Royal Observatory Greenwich, a sailor on board Cutty Sark or an explorer in the National Maritime Museum. 

All aboard for a day of family fun!

Stand on Cutty Sark's top deck and discover life at sea on board the fastest ship of her day

See draw-dropping planetarium shows taking you to the depths of our universe

Play in our free AHOY! children's gallery for under-7s and the All Hands children’s gallery for 6-12s

 
Family events

Astronauts, pirates or explorers - which journey will you take?

Introducing a new character on Cutty Sark: Mrs Ray, the mother of Clarence, a young ship’s apprentice.
Times:
21-22 Oct | 11, 25 Nov | 9, 17, 23 Dec | 11.00am, 12.00am, 1.30am and 2.30pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Family fun, Talks & Courses
Drop in workshops facilated by Observatory Explainers mixing demonstrations with make and do activities.
Times:
Weekends, 1 October - 30 December | 12.45-4.15pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Planetarium shows
Follow Ted the bear as he travels the Solar System looking for the Great Big Bear in the Sky. 
Times:
Tuesday during term time | 12.45 and 1.45pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Family fun
Drop in storytelling for all ages
Times:
22 and 23 December | 11.30am, 1pm & 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Family fun
Cartoon family workshop
Times:
27 and 28 December | 11.30am -1.30pm and 2pm - 4pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Family fun
Drop in storytelling for all ages
Times:
31 December & 1 January | 11.30am, 1pm & 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum