Join Royal Observatory astronomers and leading scientists on a fascinating journey into space, from planetarium shows and science sessions for kids to in-depth astronomy courses and community events.
Our shows are very popular, so to prevent any disappointment we recommend booking your tickets online in advance. Check out our full programme below.
From 4 January until 31 March 2022 the historic Royal Observatory will be closed for essential refurbishment. Don't worry though: planetarium shows, astronomy courses and Observatory events will continue as normal.
Community astronomy shows
Join our growing science community
As well as Planetarium shows we also run amazing astronomy courses at the Royal Observatory. From complete beginners to advanced space science, check out our brand new programme.
Events at the Royal Observatory
Daytime workshops, telescope viewings and fascinating speakers
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Choose your tickets
Please book your planetarium show tickets at least 24 hours in advance. Planetarium tickets do not include entry to the Royal Observatory.
Become a Member
- Unlimited entry all year
- Royal Observatory
- Cutty Sark
- Planetarium Shows
- Special exhibitions
|Individual: £50||Individual: £60|
|Family: from £65||Family: from £75|
- Guaranteed entry time
- Audio guide included
- Planetarium shows not included