The grand exterior of the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, surrounded by beautiful trees and a family having a picnic outside.

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Get up close to the jacket worn by Nelson when he was shot and fatally wounded at the Battle of Trafalgar, discover JMW Turner's largest and most controvertial painting and explore all fourteen incredible galleries, full of fascinating objects and interactive exhibits.

With almost 2.5 million items in its collections including astronomical and navigational instruments, ship models and plans, uniforms and weapons, historical art, film and photography, the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich is one of the largest maritime museums in the world.

Chill out in the Polar Worlds gallery and learn about the indigenous communities that live in the Arctic and Antarctic, See a real Fijian canoe in the Pacific Encounters gallery and find Yinka Shonibare's giant Ship in a Bottle - one of the most photographed artworks in London!

A perfect day out for all the family, the National Maritime Museum is packed with free and fun things to do.

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Assistance dogs welcome
  • British Sign Language
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Ear defenders available
  • Facilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impaired
  • Staff Qualified in Deaf Awareness Training
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site light refreshments

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

COVID-19 Response

  • Advance booking essential
  • Capacity limit
  • Clear signage
  • Contactless payment only - Card payment only
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff
  • Interactive displays closed
  • One way system
  • Online booking only
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas

Languages

  • French signs/guides
  • German signs/guides
  • Italian signs/guides
  • Spanish signs/guides

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Passenger lift
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • WiFi or internet access

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted
  • Single sex groups welcomed

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National Maritime Museum

Type:Museum - Maritime

Romney Road, Greenwich, Greenwich, London, SE10 9NF
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Awards

  • Other AwardsVisit Greenwich Partner Visit Greenwich Partner 2021

Opening Times

Wednesday - Sunday (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)*
DayTimes
Monday - TuesdayClosed*
Wednesday - Friday10:30 - 16:00*
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Bank Holiday10:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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