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  • Exhibitions

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    • Astronomy Photographer of the Year exhibition
      Image showing mountain and rocks in foreground, with rippling emerald aurora in the sky behind the mountain, which is reflected in a pool of water
      Exhibitions

      Astronomy Photographer of the Year exhibition

      Open daily | 10am-5pm
      Adults £10 | Concessions £6.50 | Children £5 | Free for all visitors from 13 March
      National Maritime Museum
    • Earth From Space
      A fish-eye view of Earth taken from a satellite. Yellow and orange desert is visible along with deep blue ocean and wispy clouds
      Exhibitions

      Earth From Space

      Open daily | 10am-5pm
      Free for Planetarium show ticketholders and Royal Observatory visitors
      Royal Observatory
  • Planetarium shows

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    • The Sky Tonight
      Images of constellations, the Moon, Mars, a comet and the Andromeda galaxy
      Planetarium shows

      The Sky Tonight

      Daily shows
      Adult £12 | Child £6 | Student & Under 25: £8
      Royal Observatory
    • Ted's Space Adventure
      Planetarium shows

      Ted's Space Adventure

      Weekends and holiday weekdays
      Adults £12 | Child £6 | Student & Under 25: £8
      Royal Observatory
    • We Are Guardians
      A view of a computerised Earth with overlay images of animals and plants
      Planetarium shows

      We Are Guardians

      Daily shows
      Adult £12 | Child £6 | Student & Under 25: £8
      Royal Observatory
    • Morning Stars
      A collection of multi coloured stars seen by the Hubble Space Telescope
      Planetarium shows | Community astronomy

      Morning Stars

      1, 5, 8, 12 April 2024 | 10.15-11.00am
      £10 Adult | £5 Child | Free Companion tickets
      Royal Observatory
    • Audio Universe: Tour of the Solar System
      A red, yellow, pink and blue gas clouds behind images of Saturn and the Earth. Over the top of this are white, glowing sound waves and music notes.
      Planetarium shows

      Audio Universe: Tour of the Solar System

      Weekends and holiday weekdays in March
      Adult £12 | Child £6 | Student & Under 25: £8
      Royal Observatory
    • Moons Beyond Counting
      A collage of different moons of the solar system; Triton, Enceladus, Phobos, Pandora, Ganymede, Iapetus and Mimas
      Planetarium shows

      Moons Beyond Counting

      Weekends and holiday weekdays in March
      Adult £12 | Child £6 | Student & Under 25: £8
      Royal Observatory
  • Talks and tours

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  • Family fun

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    • Cutty Sark Characters
      James Robson the cook, one of the characters you can meet on board Cutty Sark. He wears a flat cap and red scarf, and is pointing at the ship's rigging
      Family fun

      Cutty Sark Characters

      Weekends and Fri-Mon in school holidays | 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm
      Included with entry to Cutty Sark
      Cutty Sark
    • SENsory Social Club
      Social club hold colourful lights
      Family fun | Identity

      SENsory Social Club

      Friday during term time| 11am (Online session) or 1pm (Onsite session)
      Pay what you can
      Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre
    • Safe Harbour
      A group of four with adults and children participating in a craft.
      Family fun

      Safe Harbour

      Monthly: Next date 30 March 2024 | 12.30pm - 2.30pm
      Ticketed | Free
      National Maritime Museum
    • SENsory Sailors
      Sensory Sailors
      Family fun

      SENsory Sailors

      Once a month on Saturdays | 11am-12.30pm
      Free | Pre-booking required
      National Maritime Museum
    • Play Tuesdays
      Family fun

      Play Tuesdays

      Term time Tuesdays | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1.00pm, 2.00pm
      £4 per child and accompanying adult | Under 6 months free
      National Maritime Museum
    • Cutty Sark Toddler Time
      Toddler running in front of the figureheads
      Family fun

      Cutty Sark Toddler Time

      Wednesdays | 10.30am | 11.30am | 1.00pm | 2.00pm
      £5 per adult
      Cutty Sark
  • Experiences

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  • Courses

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    • Introduction to Astronomy Online
      Courses | Astronomy courses

      Introduction to Astronomy Online

      6-week courses on Tuesday evenings | See page for details
      £96
      Online
    • Youth Collective
      The youth collective pose in front of the National Maritime Museum.
      Courses

      Youth Collective

      Applications open in Summer 2024
      Free
      National Maritime Museum
    • Introduction to Astrophotography
      Virtual Event Image
      Courses | Astronomy courses

      Introduction to Astrophotography

      Tuesdays, 7-9pm | 6-week course beginning on 20 Feb 2024
      £96
      Online
    • Intermediate Astronomy
      Telescope
      Courses | Astronomy courses

      Intermediate Astronomy

      Tuesdays, 6.30-9pm | 10-week modules available from 12 Sept and 28 Nov 2023; 5 Mar 2024
      £205 per module
      Royal Observatory
    • Introduction to Astrophysics
      Courses | Astronomy courses

      Introduction to Astrophysics

      Tuesdays, 7–9pm | 6-week courses available from 12 Sep 2023; 2 Jan and 16 Apr 2024
      £96
      Royal Observatory
  • Workshops

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    • Make, do and maintain
      Conservator in action
      Workshops | Identity

      Make, do and maintain

      First Saturday of every month | 10:30am-12:00pm
      Free (+ £1.00 booking fee)
      Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre
    • Saturday Art Club
      Close-up shot of a person's hands as they use a felt-tip pen to draw an intricate pattern on a small piece of wood
      Workshops

      Saturday Art Club

      Saturdays from October 2023 - April 2024 | 10am-1pm
      Free
      National Maritime Museum
    • Coder Dojo
      Family engaging coding workshop
      Workshops | British Science Week

      Coder Dojo

      First Saturday of the month
      Free
      Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre
    • Make, Do and Maintain: Crafted Time
      Family enjoying Heritage Open day in a big room with white tables and large windows, they are doing a craft activity
      Workshops | British Science Week

      Make, Do and Maintain: Crafted Time

      Saturday 9 March 2024 | 1pm - 2.30pm
      Free (+ £1.00 booking fee)
      Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre
    • Tea in Transition: Natural Dyeing with Johanna Tagada Hoffbeck
      Dyed fabrics hanging from a line
      Workshops

      Tea in Transition: Natural Dyeing with Johanna Tagada Hoffbeck

      Sunday 10 March 2024 | 2pm - 5pm
      £7 Adult
      National Maritime Museum
    • Primary teacher CPD – time and space
      An image of four adults sitting next to each other looking at a table which has a white sphere on it. One person is holding a stick with two small white balls on each end of it and smiling. Two others are holding and looking at devices connected by wires.
      Workshops | British Science Week

      Primary teacher CPD – time and space

      Tuesday 12 March 2024 | 4.30 - 5.30pm
      Free
      Online

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