Make the most of your day out
- Cutty Sark
- Royal Observatory
- Meridian Line
- Planetarium shows + Special exhibitions
- Free museums
Visiting Greenwich for the London Marathon on 28 April? Take in one of the best views of the race from aboard Cutty Sark. More information about tickets for this event and public access times here
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Greenwich is one of the most historically rich areas of London and you can arrive by riverboat or it is just 8 minutes from London Bridge by train.
Located within a beautiful Royal Park with sweeping views of London and the Thames, Royal Museums Greenwich is home to four must-see attractions - the Royal Observatory, the iconic sailing ship Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum and Queen’s House art gallery. Our Museums are all within easy walking distance of each other, and together they offer a culture-filled, fun day out for all ages.
Royal Observatory: The home of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and the famous world Meridian Line
Cutty Sark: Climb aboard the celebrated historic sailing ship and world's oldest surviving tea clipper
National Maritime Museum: Free entry to the world’s largest maritime collection
Queens House: Free entry to a former royal residence and architectural masterpiece packed with world-class art
There are four cafés at Royal Museums Greenwich:
There are lots of great places to eat in Greenwich, from traditional and modern British pubs to restaurants, cafés and bars. On weekends Greenwich Market is home to food stalls serving up delicious dishes from around the world, vegan treats and freshly roasted coffee.
Why not purchase a souvenir to remind you of your visit to Greenwich? There are gift shops at all four attractions where you will find a great selection of guidebooks, clocks, telescopes, souvenirs and gifts for children. Visit our online shop
Shop for gifts, clothes and souvenirs in the shops and boutiques that line the streets of Greenwich. Browse the antiques and curiosities in Greenwich Market and find vintage records, clothes and homewares in the Vintage Market.
Are you planning to visit the UK from an EU country after Brexit? Please see the latest updates from the UK government here.
Whether you're visiting the UK for a week or a weekend, Greenwich is a must-see. Here is a list of sights to put on your 'must-see' list.
All you need to know about visiting Royal Museums Greenwich
Royal Museums Greenwich, Romney Rd, London, SE10 9NF