Our mission

Find out about Royal Museums Greenwich's mission, responsibilities and objectives.

The Royal Museums Greenwich mission statement

To enrich people's understanding of the sea, the exploration of space, and Britain's role in world history.

Our aims 2014-2018

Our overall objective is to stimulate curiosity in all of our visitors; the trigger for discovery and learning.

Put visitors first

Create inspiring experiences that transform people’s understanding of our subjects and collections. People will have a greater understanding of maritime Britain and astronomy and their relevance to the world today.

Value our heritage

Care for and develop our unique collection and world historic sites. Our collections and buildings will be enhanced, accessible to all and preserved for the future.

Extend our reputation

Maximize reach and impact to local, regional, national and international audiences and stakeholders. We want to be an outward-looking organisation which rewards public trust with a worldwide reputation for quality, accessibility and originality.

Strengthen our organisation

Grow our expertise, increase revenues, control costs and manage risks to ensure we are a dynamic and entrepreneurial organisation that is culturally, intellectually and financially successful.

Corporate Plan and Annual Review

Read the latest Royal Museums Greenwich Corporate Plan, outlining our aims and strategies and how we will deliver them in the period ahead, and take a look at our most recent achievements in the Annual Review.

PDF iconDownload the Royal Museums Greenwich Corporate Plan 2014-18

PDF iconDownload the Royal Museums Greenwich Annual Review 2014-15

Download the Royal Museums Greenwich Annual Review 2015-16