Alien Revolution  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 8TH SEPTEMBER 2013

ADDRESS
, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London SE10 9NF
 
 
Dates:
  until 
 
OPENING TIMES
10am-4.30pm
 
PRICES
Free
 

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Alien RevolutionSince Copernicus' displacement of Earth as the centre of the universe, many people, from scientists to clergymen, have considered an infinite universe and the possible inhabitants of other planets. Alien Revolution will explore the development of our opinion on aliens, in both science and culture, and how it has influenced religion, literature, philosophy, art and film. The exhibition is part of the Royal Observatory's Alien Season, which includes planetarium shows, public talks, workshops, sci-fi movie screenings and courses.

 

About Royal Observatory Greenwich

This museum of time and space was built by Sir Christopher Wren in 1675. It marks the site of the Greenwich or Prime Meridian - the base point for World Time and the site of Longitude 0. If you time it right, you can watch the timeball drop at 13:00 each day. More about Royal Observatory Greenwich

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North Greenwich Tube Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Maze Hill Railway Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Greenwich Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £53  37% off
Bugsby Way, SE10 | 19 minutes from Alien Revolution
Staying at this hotel puts you right in the centre of Greenwich, with a thousand years of British naval history on your doorstep, as well shops, ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  22% off
South Quay, E14 | 28 minutes from Alien Revolution
Perched on the waterfront, just 15 minutes from London's City Airport, the Hilton London Canary Wharf combines convenience with comfort. Stroll across the hotel's private bridge ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £97  40% off
1 Waterview Drive, SE10 | 29 minutes from Alien Revolution
InterContinental London The O2 is the closest hotel to the domed entertainment venue, making it the ideal spot to stay for those visiting concerts and events. ... More
 
 
 
 
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London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Thursday 29th September 2016 - 7pm-9pm
Alien Revolution, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, SE10 | Same location as Alien Revolution
A host of activities celebrating 50 years of space science fiction....More
 
 
 
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Introduction to Astronomy
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 27th Sep, 4th Oct, 11th Oct & 12th Oct and 18th Oct 2016 - 7pm-9pm
Alien Revolution, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, SE10 | Same location as Alien Revolution
A beginner's course in the subject....More
 
 
 
Now On
The First Annual Exhibition Of The Old Royal Naval College Art Club
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 9th September to 9th October 2016 - 11am-5pm
Alien Revolution, King William Walk, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
Painting using a variety of techniques by artists dedicated to the depiction of the marine heritage of Britain....More
 
 
 
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Greenwich Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Crooms Hill, SE10 | 4 minutes from Alien Revolution
The Greenwich Theatre has had a long and complicated past. The building which houses the theatre was originally two houses flanking the Rose and Crown public ... More
 
 
 
Peter De Wit's Jazz Cafe
London > Entertainment >
23 Greenwich Church Street, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
Proud for their homemade food since 1988, the jazz cafe proclaims they are 'All day breakfast, afternoon tea, sausage and mash and jazz'. The music is ... More
 
 
 
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Michael Edwards Studio Theatre
London > Entertainment >
Cutty Sark, King William Walk, SE10 | 6 minutes from Alien Revolution
The Michael Edwards Studio Theatre is located inside the lower hold of the Cutty Sark tea clipper, one of the world's most famous boats on permanent ... More
 
 
 
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Royal Observatory Greenwich
London > Attractions > Museums
National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, SE10 | Same location as Alien Revolution
This museum of time and space was built by Sir Christopher Wren in 1675. It marks the site of the Greenwich or Prime Meridian - the ... More
 
 
 
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The Queen's House
London > Attractions > Museums
Park Row, SE10 | Same location as Alien Revolution
As far as royal residences go, the Queen's House is a modest palace - an appealing, but simple, bright white, classical, Palladian villa flanked by colonnades. ... More
 
 
 
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National Maritime Museum: Peter Harrison Planetarium
London > Attractions > Museums
Royal Observatory Greenwich, Greenwich Park, SE10 | Same location as Alien Revolution
The £15 million Peter Harrison Planetarium opened in 2007, a beautiful cone-shaped addition to the Royal Observatory designed by architects Allies and Morrison. This 120-seat, state-of-the-art ... More
 
 
 
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Greenwich Market
London > Shopping > Markets
College Approach, SE10 | 4 minutes from Alien Revolution
Greenwich boasts a number of glorious markets offering a variety of traditional, hand-crafted goods, antiques, clothing and food stalls. The craft market is held ... More
 
 
 
Rococo
London > Shopping > Florists
7 Nelson Road, SE10 | 4 minutes from Alien Revolution
Flowers ... More
 
 
 
Pickwick Papers & Fabrics
London > Shopping > House and Garden
6 Nelson Road, SE10 | 4 minutes from Alien Revolution
Paint and wallpaper... More
 
 
 
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Spread Eagle
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
1-2 Stockwell Street, SE10 | 4 minutes from Alien Revolution
In spite of its name, its Victorian pub exterior and an interesting collection of Greenwich memorabilia, the Spread Eagle is not a pub, or even a ... More
 
 
 
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Trafalgar Tavern
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Park Row, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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The Old Brewery
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
The Pepys Building, The Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
A mix of experimental brewery, cafe, restaurant and heritage site, the Grade II listed Old Brewery is a seven days a week operation. It's also only ... More
 
 
 
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 4 minutes from Alien Revolution
The main University of Greenwich campus boasts a picturesque setting on a World Heritage Site on the banks of the River Thames within three baroque buildings ... More
 
 
 
The Stockwell Street Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
10 Stockwell Street, SE10 | 4 minutes from Alien Revolution
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University of Greenwich School of Law
London > Education > Law
Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, SE10 | 4 minutes from Alien Revolution
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Greenwich Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
As a World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) Greenwich is ... More
 
 
 
Globe Rowing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Trafalger Rowing Centre, Crane Street, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
Rowing ... More
 
 
 
Arches Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
80 Trafalgar Road, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
Very well equipped fitness centre. Fitness pool for lane swimmers. Leisure pool. Fitness classes. Winner of the Fitness Industry Association's Flame Award ... More
 
 
 
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Bar Du Musee Café
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 | 4 minutes from Alien Revolution
... More
 
 
 
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The Trafalgar Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Park Row, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
The pub achieved notoriety selling whitebait (still on the menu) but now the Trafalgar Tavern is a refreshment point for the capital's many visitors. It's hardly ... More
 
 
 
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Gipsy Moth
London > Nightlife > Pubs
60 Greenwich Church Street, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
in the shadow of the Cutty Sark , the grade I listed pub the Gipsy Moth has a large outdoor seating area, ... More
 
 
 
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The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
Located within the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College and a stone's throw from the world's last tea clipper, the legendary Cutty Sark, The Old ... More
 
 
 
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National Maritime Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Greenwich, SE10 | Same location as Alien Revolution
Located in the heart of Greenwich, the National Maritime Museum has a monumental mission: to showcase mankind's association with the sea. The collection dates back to ... More
 
 
 
Devonport House
London > Business > Venue Hire
King William Walk, Greenwich, SE10 | 3 minutes from Alien Revolution
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Old Royal Naval College
London > Business > Venue Hire
Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College, 2, Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, SE10 | 5 minutes from Alien Revolution
The Old Royal Naval College was built on the site of the Tudor Palace in Greenwich in which Henry VIII and Elizabeth I were born. William ... More
 
 
 

Royal Observatory Greenwich events

 
Five Decades On The Final Frontier (Over 11s)Five Decades On The Final Frontier (Over 11s)A host of activities celebrating 50 years of space science fiction.2016-09-29T19:00:00+01002016-09-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
Category: event
Today Only
Five Decades On The Final Frontier (Over 11s)
Astronomy Photographer Of The YearAstronomy Photographer Of The YearAstronomy Photographer Of The YearThe winning images of Astronomy Photographer of the Year are presented in a free exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich which showcases some incredible images of the sky, from within our solar system and far into deep space. Images on display include winners from all nine categories: Aurorae, Skyscapes (sponsored by Insight Investment), Peop2016-09-29T00:00:00+01002017-06-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOngoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography | PRICING  Free  
DATES  17th September 2016 to 28th June 2017
VENUE  Royal Observatory Greenwich 
The winning images of Astronomy Photographer of the Year are presented in a free exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich which showcases some incredible images of the sky, from within our solar system and far into deep space. Images on display include winners from all nine categories: Aurorae, Skyscapes (sponsored by Insight Investment), Peop... More about this event
 
GCSE AstronomyGCSE AstronomyStudy the Sun-Earth-Moon system, the Solar System, the Milky Way Galaxy and the wider Universe.2016-10-01T10:00:00+01002017-05-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
Category: event
On Soon
GCSE Astronomy
Introduction to AstronomyIntroduction to AstronomyA beginner's course in the subject.2016-10-04T19:00:00+01002016-10-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
Category: event
On Soon
Introduction to Astronomy
Introduction To Digital AstrophotographyIntroduction To Digital AstrophotographyA chance to learn the basics of the subject.2016-10-04T19:00:00+01002016-10-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
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Introduction To Digital Astrophotography
Amateur Astronomy For Beginners 2016Amateur Astronomy For Beginners 2016Learn a host of skills, including how to choose and use telescopes to identify targets and planning observing activities.2016-11-01T19:00:00+00002016-12-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
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Amateur Astronomy For Beginners 2016
 
 

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