Browse over 100 amazing attractions at Royal Museums Greenwich, including Nelson's Trafalgar coat, John Harrison's famous timepieces and Turner's largest painting.
View of Greenwich Park, National Maritime Museum and Queen's House
For the very best natural view of the city there is, come to Greenwich.
Can you explain why the British would be shooting their own admiral?
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Stand under the gleaming copper hull, meet the crew and take the wheel on one of the most famous ships ever built.
Greenwich Park is said to be the most historic of all London’s Royal Parks, the National Maritime Museum and Royal Observatory and the Queen's House are situated in its grounds.
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If you have ever wondered how stars and planets are born, what astronomers do during the daytime or even about our place in the universe, the interactive Weller Astronomy Galleries at the Royal Observatory will help you unravel the mysteries of the cosmos.
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Visit the free Nelson, Navy, Nation gallery at the National Maritime Museum to explore the life and times of great British hero Horatio Nelson and the history of the Royal Navy and British people from 1688–1815.
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The Time and Greenwich gallery at the Royal Observatory explores why and when did we start measuring time, and how Greenwich became so connected to the science of timekeeping.
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Time and Longitude tells the story of the quest to find longitude at sea in the age before satellite navigation, and showcases Harrison's celebrated sea clocks.
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Caricature as political weapon. The battle lines were drawn on paper as much as on the battlefield. Whose side are you on?
From the heroic to the bizarre (with a few animals thrown in for good measure). A selection of our 230+ strong collection of figureheads.