All Hands children's gallery

Half marathon notice

Visitor notice: On Sunday 4 March Cutty Sark and the museum car park will be closed for the Vitality Big Half Marathon. All other museums will be open as normal and DLR and rail links will be running. Find out about road closures

Essential information

Opening times: 
10.00-17.00 weekends, holidays & Tuesdays | 14.00-17.00 on other weekdays
Admission: 
Free
Location: 
National Maritime Museum, Second floor, Children's gallery

The All Hands children's gallery for 6-12s at National Maritime Museum is free and open daily.

Explore maritime skills and technologies past and present in our hands-on gallery for older children. Fire a cannon and shoot down a dastardly pirate ship in our brilliant interactive game. 
 
Load cargo in the port and explore our ship Seahorse. Help prepare food in the ship’s galley and find out about the strange meals sailors ate on board.