Make the most of your day out
- Cutty Sark
- Royal Observatory
- Meridian Line
- Planetarium shows + Special exhibitions
- Free museums
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Greenwich is one of the most historically rich areas of London and is just 8 minutes from the centre by rail, train or boat.
Located within a beautiful Royal Park with sweeping views of London and the Thames, Royal Museums Greenwich is home to four must-see attractions - the Royal Observatory, the iconic sailing ship Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum and Queen’s House art gallery. Our Museums are all within easy walking distance of each other, and together they offer a culture-filled, fun day out for all ages.
Royal Observatory: The home of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and the famous world Meridian Line
Cutty Sark: Climb aboard the celebrated historic sailing ship and world's oldest surviving tea clipper
National Maritime Museum: Free entry to the world’s largest maritime collection
Queens House: Free entry to a former royal residence and architectural masterpiece packed with world class art
There are four cafés at Royal Museums Greenwich:
There are lots of great places to eat in Greenwich, from traditional and modern British pubs, to restaurants, cafés and bars. On weekends Greenwich Market is home to food stalls serving up delicious dishes from around the world, vegan treats and freshly roasted coffee.
Why not purchase a souvenir to remind you of your visit to Greenwich? There are gift shops at the Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark and at the National Maritime Museum. You will find a great selection of guidebooks, clocks, telescopes, souvenirs and gifts for children.Shop for gifts, clothes and souvenirs in the shops and boutiques that line the streets of Greenwich. Browse the antiques and curiosities in Greenwich Market and find vintage records, clothes and homewares in the Vintage Market.
Whether you're vising Greenwich for a few hours or a few days, here is a list of sights to put on your 'must-see' list.
At Royal Museums Greenwich:
Enjoy a selection of eateries and shops packed with goodies
Royal Museums Greenwich, Romney Rd, London, SE10 9NF