Old Royal Naval College

About

For the May half-term and summer holidays, Old Royal Naval College is hosting a series of free family events exploring the theme of architecture through play, design and photography.

Architecture Through a Lens (29th & 30th May)
Take part in a photography workshop and learn how to make best use of your phone’s camera. Participants will be encouraged to explore and take photos of the different architectural motifs around the site, and the final images will be placed into a collage which will be exhibited on the mezzanine in the Visitor Centre.
* Suitable for ages 10-16

Small Hands, Big Buildings (31st May – 2nd June)
Join this interactive play session,  involving building bricks and junk modelling.
* Suitable for ages 2-7, but older children can also join the design table.

Build With Wren (Every Wednesday in August)
Meet Sir Christopher Wren! Join the team at Old Royal Naval College for an outdoor building session with large building blocks, supervised by an actor dressed as Sir Christopher Wren.
* Suitable for all ages.

* Part of Wren 300

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

* No booking necessary, just show up on the day.

Book Tickets Online

Facilities

Booking & Payment Details

  • Free Entry

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      2124
    • Very Good
      478
    • Average
      61
    • Poor
      12
    • Terrible
      36

    Recent Reviews:

      Map & Directions

      Fun in gWRENwich

      Type:Children's Activity Event

      Old Royal Naval College, King William Walk, Greenwich, London, SE10 9NN

      TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

      TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 2710 reviews2710 reviews
      Close window

      Call direct on:

      Tel+44 (0)20 8858 2154

      Opening Times

      Sorry, this event has passed

      Awards

      • Other AwardsVisit Greenwich Partner Visit Greenwich Partner 2021

      What's Nearby

      1. The Painted Hall is a true masterpiece, boasting one of the most spectacular Baroque…

        0.01 miles away
      2. Sir Christopher Wren's riverside masterpiece: a British landmark encompassing some of the…

        0.02 miles away
      3. With access to the Old Royal Naval College's jaw-dropping Painted Hall, a climb up The…

        0.03 miles away
      4. The Chapel of St Peter and St Paul is a beautiful and peaceful place to visit. Still an…

        0.04 miles away
      1. The Admiral's House is the oldest building within the Old Royal Naval College grounds.

        0.05 miles away
      2. AHOY! Children's Gallery is a fun-filled children’s gallery for 0-7s.

        0.14 miles away
      3. Discover epic stories of exploration and endeavour that have shaped our world at the…

        0.14 miles away
      4. The Queen’s House is home to an internationally renowned art collection, Inigo Jones’…

        0.16 miles away
      5. Cutty Sark is the fastest ship of its time. Now an award-winning visitor attraction in…

        0.16 miles away
      6. St Alfege is the Anglican parish church in the centre of Greenwich. There has been a…

        0.25 miles away
      7. University of Greenwich Galleries consists of three exhibition spaces on the Greenwich…

        0.26 miles away
      8. Greenwich Theatre is one of London’s premiere Off-West End theatres, presenting a…

        0.28 miles away
      9. This charming riverside park holds the modern day view of Greenwich featured in…

        0.28 miles away
      10. Greenwich’s Fan Museum is the only museum in the UK devoted to the history of fans and…

        0.3 miles away
      11. Make the most of your day out with a Royal Museums Greenwich Day Pass and get access to…

        0.42 miles away
      12. Royal Observatory Greenwich is the home of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), the Prime Meridian…

        0.42 miles away
      Previous Next