Talks and courses

Join us to explore the universe, astronomy, great art and history. From our annual astronomy courses to our regular maritime history lecture series, get the latest knowledge from experts in the field. 

Study the stars with our expert-led Astronomy courses

Study the stars with our expert-led Astronomy courses

Discover our past in new ways with our curator-led Maritime History Lectures

Discover our past in new ways with our curator-led Maritime History Lectures

Explore great art and royal history in the 17th-century Queen's House

Explore great art and royal history in the 17th-century Queen's House

Essential information

Event Type: 
Location: 
Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum, Queen's House
Explore the season

Feed your mind with our great educational events

Planetarium shows
Join an astronomer for a special Sky Tonight featuring the New Crescent Moon and Historic Islamic astronomy.
Times:
4 August | 10:00 - 10:45
Location:
Royal Observatory
Planetarium shows
Join an astronomer for a special young persons show featuring stories of the stars and the Moon.
Times:
8th September | 10:00 - 10:45
Location:
Royal Observatory
Conferences & study days
A three-day conference on the themes of exploration and memory at the National Maritime Museum. 
Times:
Thursday to Saturday, 13-15 September 2018 | All Day
Location:
National Maritime Museum