Press releases

Browse all the latest press releases from the National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory Greenwich, Cutty Sark and Queen's House below.

Publish date: 15 January 2015

Special Evening with the Stars events throughout February including a romantic Valentine’s edition.

Publish date: 15 January 2015

Competition: 15 January–16 April 2015
Exhibition: Opens 18 September 2015
12 January 2015: Royal Museums Greenwich today announces that Insight Investment, the leading European investment manager, is to be the title sponsor for the Royal Observatory’s hugely popular competition, Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year.

Publish date: 15 January 2015

14 January 2015 – The Royal Observatory Greenwich, in association with Insight Investment and BBC Sky at Night Magazine, launches the 2015 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition – its annual global search for the most beautiful and spectacular visions of the cosmos, whether they are striking pictures of vast galaxies millions of light years away, or dramatic images of the night sky much closer to home.

Publish date: 7 January 2015

The Queens House, 5 March-26 July 2015Press View Wednesday 4 March 09.0012.00Unseen: The Lives of Looking presents acclaimed contemporary artist Dryden Goodwin’s first feature-length film, in the striking space of the 17th-century Queen’s House, alongside an exhibition of related drawings and artefacts. 

Publish date: 17 November 2014

On Friday 21 November Year 6 pupils will be steering Cutty Sark through a series of events as part of Kids in Museums Takeover Day 2014. To celebrate there will be a special £5 ticket offer for every adult who is accompanied with a child aged four or under.

Publish date: 10 October 2014

This Halloween jump into a world of shipwrecks, disease, cannibalism and taxidermy at the Queen’s House Late, Death in the Archives, with tales and objects from the Royal Museums Greenwich archives.

Publish date: 10 October 2014

December 2014– January 2015Cutty Sark hosts special family events and activities throughout the year. Admission charges apply (activities are free with entry). Please visit our website for more information this month include:

Publish date: 10 October 2014

December 2013–January 2014A full programme of events for children and family visitors to the historic Greenwich National Maritime Museum and Queen’s House. For Royal Observatory Greenwich, Peter Harrison Planetarium and Cutty Sark events, please contact the Royal Museums Greenwich Press Office on 020 8312 6667/ 6545/ 6790Highlights this month include:

Publish date: 7 October 2014

December 2014–January 2015Highlights this month include: