Peter Harrison Planetarium

Inside a show at the Peter Harrison Planetarium. Image courtesy of Royal Museums Greenwich.
Explore Space at the Planetarium at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich. You can enjoy an armchair tour of space with a Royal Observatory astronomer.


Think of the Planetarium as a tour bus of the universe taking you on amazing journeys to explore and experience the wonders of the night sky with expert commentary from a Royal Observatory astronomer.

A visit to the Peter Harrison Planetarium can fly you into the heart of the sun, transport you to distant galaxies, show you the birth of a star or land you on Mars.

Located within Greenwich Park, London’s only planetarium provides a versatile setting for out-of-this-world experiences, including online shows, science sessions for kids, stargazing and astronomy talks, and so much more.

Prices and opening times

Child ticket £4.50 to £5.00 per ticket
Adult ticket £8.00 per ticket

Opening Times

Open daily from 10am to 5pm. Check before you plan your visit and book tickets online for best value. Student discount available.

Venue Details & Map

Peter Harrison Planetarium

The Royal Observatory
SE10 9NF
+44 (0)20 8312 6565
[email protected]

Facilities & Accessibility


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Access Inside Building Facilities
All routes suitable for limited mobility users
All routes suitable for wheelchair users
Ramps within building
Seating for limited mobility users along routes
Wheelchair spaces available in auditorium
Access into the Building
Automatic doors
Accessible Bathroom Facilities
Designated wheelchair accessible public toilet
Accessible Communication Facilities
Hearing loop system
Accessible Parking Facilities
Designated disabled parking available within fifty metres of main entrance
Public car park available within two hundred metres of main entrance
Accessible Venue Facilities
Level access, ramp or lift to dining area
Level access, ramp or lift to restaurant or cafe
Level access, ramp or lift to the bar
Level access, ramp or lift to the shop
Staff available to assist
Additional Accessible Facilities
Accessible baby changing rooms
Level access, ramp or lift from entrance to reception
Level access, ramp or lift to garden
Level access, ramp or lift to information point
Level access, ramp or lift to ticket issuing point
Attraction Facilities
Gift shop
Public toilets
Catering Facilities
Event catering
Outdoor dining / Beer garden
Private Dining
Event Facilities
Available for wedding receptions
Conference rooms / Meeting rooms
Event facilities
In house AV available
Licenced for civil marriages
Offers charity rates
Venue allows outside catering
Wedding service
General Facilities
Free WiFi
Payment Facilities
Group rates available

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