Painted Hall Ceiling Tours at Old Royal Naval College

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Painted Hall Ceiling Tours © ORNC. Photo: Andrew Thompson
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Admire the largest painted ceiling in London from a 60-foot (18-metre) observation deck on a Painted Hall Ceiling Tour at the Old Royal Naval College.

Currently undergoing a major conservation project, the impressive Baroque hall, designed by Sir Christopher Wren and Nicholas Hawksmoor, took artist Sir James Thornhill nearly 20 years to paint in the early 1700s.

Climb the scaffolding to marvel at the spectacular masterpiece and to learn more about this culturally significant work.

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Prices

Adult Ticket: £10.00 (USD13.32) per ticket
Child Ticket (6 to 17 years old): £5.00 (USD6.66) per ticket

Venue Details & Map

Old Royal Naval College

Address
King William Walk
Greenwich
London
SE10 9NN
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 8269 4799
Public transport:
By DLR: to Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich. By tube: to Canary Wharf and change there for the DLR to Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich. By rail: to Greenwich. By river: to Greenwich Pier.

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