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Type Talks and tours
Location
Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre
Date and Times Thursday 24 October 2024 | 1.30pm-2.30pm
Prices Free

Delve deeper into Royal Museums Greenwich's collection on our bespoke British Sign Language (BSL) tour of The Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre (PPMCC).

This state-of-the-art facility is home to the Royal Museums Greenwich stored collections and conservation studios.

The centre is full of inspiring objects which normally would be away from public view. Come behind the scenes on this tour with historian and guide John Wilson, to explore these hidden treasures for yourself. Highlights include a whistle from the Titanic and Queen Victoria's fireplace from the Royal yacht Victoria and Albert.

You'll also learn about the conservation and storage teams who care for the collections.

Important information

This tour is designed for D/deaf people who are BSL users. There is no English voiceover.

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Getting to The Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre

The Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre is a quick, easy journey from central London by rail or via local bus services.

Address: The Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre, Nelson Mandela Road, Kidbrooke, SE3 9QS

By train: You can reach us from central London via direct routes by Cannon Street, London Bridge, Charing Cross and Victoria. Our nearest station is Kidbrooke which is only a 5 minute walk away.

By bus: The following buses stop near the Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre: 178, B16, 286, 132

By car: There is limited parking space in our car park but we will prioritise parking for disabled visitors. E-mail ppmcc@rmg.co.uk to pre-book, otherwise we cannot guarantee a place.

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Meeting point

Your meeting point will be at the reception desk, located just inside the main entrance to The Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre.

Who is the tour suitable for?

The tour is suitable for adults. It is designed for D/deaf people who are BSL users. There is no English voiceover.

How long will the tour last?

The tour will last 60 minutes.

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