National Maritime Museum Greenwich Free

National Maritime Museum. Image courtesy of Royal Museums Greenwich.
Head to the National Maritime Museum and recall the romance of the great ocean liners, appreciate the elegance of Prince Frederick’s golden barge, delve into the traditions of maritime London and explore the controversial history of trade across the Atlantic.

About

The Museum has 14 different galleries to explore. Find out what made J. M. W. Turner's largest painting so controversial. Get up close to the actual uniform Admiral Nelson was wearing when he was fatally wounded at the Battle of Trafalgar.

In the Pacific Encounters Gallery, reflect on the complex legacy of European exploration and how this has shaped the Pacific as we know it today. Experience the lives of both ordinary seamen and well-known characters, such as Christopher Columbus, Elizabeth I and Francis Drake in the Tudor and Stuart Seafarers Gallery.

See the most experienced of explorers being pushed to the extremes of human endurance through the stories of heroic explorers in the Polar Worlds Gallery.

Bring the kids for an action-packed adventure: play in the All Hands Gallery, journey across the Great Map, explore the interactive Sea Things Gallery and look for Percy the penguin!

The National Maritime Museum, situated within a Unesco World Heritage Site, is part of Royal Museums Greenwich, which also encompasses the Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark and the Queen's House.

Important information

COVID-19: You’ll find social distancing and other safety measures in place at this attraction. For more information, check direct with the venue ahead of your visit.

Prices and opening times

Child Ticket FREE
Family Ticket FREE
Adult Ticket FREE

Admission free except to events and special exhibitions. The AHOY! Children’s Gallery, currently closed due to COVID-19 restrictions, is ticketed during weekends and school holidays.

Opening Times

Open daily from 10am to 5pm. Last admission is 4.30pm.

Venue Details & Map

National Maritime Museum Greenwich

Address
Romney Road
Greenwich
London
SE10 9NF
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 8312 6608
Email
bookings@rmg.co.uk
Public transport:
Rail – Greenwich (zone 2) DLR – Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich By boat – from most central London piers

Facilities & Accessibility

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Access Inside Building Facilities
Accessible lift
All routes suitable for wheelchair users
Access into the Building
Automatic doors
Full, non-assisted wheelchair access
Ramps from parking area to entrance
Accessible Bathroom Facilities
Designated wheelchair accessible public toilet
Accessible Communication Facilities
Audible alarm system
Clear signage (colour contrast, large letters or pictograms)
Hearing loop system
Information available in audio format
Accessible Parking Facilities
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 lounge
Level access, ramp or lift to the shop
Staff available to assist
Wheelchairs available free of charge
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
Booking Facilities
Group bookings accepted
Catering Facilities
Cafe
Event catering
Outdoor dining / Beer garden
Private Dining
Restaurant
Event Facilities
Available for wedding receptions
Breakout Rooms
Conference rooms / Meeting rooms
Event facilities
In house AV available
Offers charity rates
Raked or tiered seating offered
Trade vehicle access
Venue allows outside catering
General Facilities
Free WiFi
Lifts
On site parking
Payment Facilities
Free entry
Group rates available

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