Events in Greenwich

Greenwich has been a centre for entertainment since Shakespeare’s time and is now home to The O2, the most popular entertainment venue in the world. See what’s coming up over the next few weeks in our wide-ranging events calendar.

Featured Events

Death in the Ice: The Shocking Story of Franklin’s Final Expedition.
What happened to HMS Erebus and her crew when they disappeared without trace in the Arctic wastes? Was it scurvy, starvation or maybe even cannibalism?  Find out at this amazing exhibition that traces the story of Sir John Franklin’s final journey.

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12 Sep 2017 to 22 May 2018(Tuesday)
Study astronomy topics at foundation degree level, without the cost of accreditation or the pressure...
01 Oct 2017 to 30 Dec 2017
Drop in workshops facilated by Observatory Explainers....
01 Oct 2017 to 30 Dec 2017
Drop by and chat with the Observatory Explainers who are bringing the history of astronomy to life....
21 Oct 2017 to 03 Jun 2018
English language learners explore and respond to symbolism, drama & history of the Painted Hall....
31 Oct 2017 to 19 Dec 2017(Tuesday)
Search for the Great Bear in the sky.  Planetarium show for 0-7 year olds....
18 Nov 2017 to 16 Dec 2017
The cookery club is open to everyone, from complete beginners to experienced cooks....
01 Dec 2017 to 31 Dec 2017
Take a tour of our planetary neighbourhood in this interactive live show....
01 Dec 2017 to 31 Dec 2017
Explore the night sky in this classic guide, presented in real-time by Royal Observatory astronomer....
01 Dec 2017 to 31 Dec 2017
Take a journey into the burning, raging heart of the Sun....
02 Dec 2017 to 31 Dec 2017(Sunday, Saturday)
Weekend family workshop to participate in a varied range of activities related to space....