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Longitudes ExaminedLongitudes ExaminedAn international conference based on longitude.26th July 2014Saturday 26th July 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
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Longitudes Examined
event > Business Events > Conferences
DATES  Friday 25th and Saturday 26th July 2014 - 10am-5pm
An international conference based on longitude.
 
Explore Saturdays: Workshop (Over 5s)Explore Saturdays: Workshop (Over 5s)Take part in an exciting performance that will bring maritime history to life.26th July 2014Saturday 26th July 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
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Free EventEnds Today
Explore Saturdays: Workshop (Over 5s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 26th July 2014 at 12noon, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm
Take part in an exciting performance that will bring maritime history to life.
 
Indigo: Cargoes And CultureIndigo: Cargoes And CultureFamily historical craft workshop.26th July 2014Thursday 31st July 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Indigo: Cargoes And Culture
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  25th to 31st Jul 2014 - 10am-5pm
Family historical craft workshop.
 
Rozanne Hawksley: War And MemoryRozanne Hawksley: War And MemoryRozanne Hawksley: War And MemoryRozanne Hawksley is one of the UK's great textile art innovators. At once poignant and powerful, her work explores the nature and meaning of the commemoration of war, considering the impact of conflict on combatants, family, friends and ultimately the nation. Rozanne Hawksley: War and Memory examines remembrance, representation and memory in the se26th July 2014Friday 14th November 2014 Where:
The Queen's House,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
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Rozanne Hawksley: War And Memory
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions | PRICING  Free  
DATES  28th May to 14th November 2014
VENUE  The Queen's House 
Rozanne Hawksley is one of the UK's great textile art innovators. At once poignant and powerful, her work explores the nature and meaning of the commemoration ... More about this event
 
Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for LongitudeShips, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for LongitudeShips, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for LongitudeFrom July, the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich marks the 300th anniversary of the Longitude Act with Ships, Clocks and Stars, an exhibition which explores 'the Quest for Longitude' taking visitors from the coffee houses of London to the tropical climes of Cook's Pacific voyages. The race to determine longitude at sea gripped Europe during t26th July 2014Sunday 4th January 2015 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
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Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for LongitudePICK
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Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude
event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Museums
DATES  11th July 2014 to 4th January 2015
From July, the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich marks the 300th anniversary of the Longitude Act with Ships, Clocks and Stars, an exhibition which explore... More about this event
 
A Brief History Of The Royal ObservatoryA Brief History Of The Royal ObservatoryAn exploration into the history of the observatory.26th July 2014Sunday 27th July 2014 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
Category: event
Ongoing
A Brief History Of The Royal Observatory
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th July 2014 at 12noon, 1.05pm, 2pm and 3pm
VENUE  Royal Observatory Greenwich 
An exploration into the history of the observatory.
 
Longitude Punk'dLongitude Punk'dLongitude Punk'dLongitude Punk'd celebrates the wacky inventors, star-gazing scientists and elegant explorers of the eighteenth century. The Royal Observatory in Greenwich has commissioned eight British steampunk artists to create works inspired by the technical inventions that were presented to the Board of Longitude between 1714 and 1828. The exhibition features26th July 2014Sunday 1st February 2015 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
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Ongoing
Longitude Punk'd
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES  1st April 2014 to 1st February 2015
VENUE  Royal Observatory Greenwich 
Longitude Punk'd celebrates the wacky inventors, star-gazing scientists and elegant explorers of the eighteenth century. The Royal Observatory in Greenwich has... More about this event
 
War Artists At SeaWar Artists At SeaWar Artists At SeaShowcasing the best of Royal Museums Greenwich's collection of First and Second World War art, this display at The Queen's House includes visually arresting and moving portraits, battle scenes, and depictions of everyday life during conflict. Charged with the task of revealing a truth that went beyond the simple recording of events, official war ar26th July 2014Sunday 1st February 2015 Where:
The Queen's House,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
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War Artists At Sea
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES  15th February 2014 to 1st February 2015
VENUE  The Queen's House 
Showcasing the best of Royal Museums Greenwich's collection of First and Second World War art, this display at The Queen's House includes visually arresting an... More about this event
 
Nelson, Navy, Nation: The Story Of The Royal Navy And The British People, 1688-1815Nelson, Navy, Nation: The Story Of The Royal Navy And The British People, 1688-1815Nelson, Navy, Nation: The Story Of The Royal Navy And The British People, 1688-1815Opening on Trafalgar Day (21st October 2013), Nelson, Navy, Nation is a new permanent gallery at the National Maritime Museum that looks at how the Royal Navy shaped individual lives and the course of British history over the 18th century. Bringing together more than 250 objects from the Museum's collections, the gallery takes visitors on a journey26th July 2014Wednesday 31st December 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
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Nelson, Navy, Nation: The Story Of The Royal Navy And The British People, 1688-1815
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Nelson, Navy, Nation: The Story Of The Royal Navy And The British People, 1688-1815
event > Tours > Guided Tours - Museums & Galleries | PRICING  Free  
DATES  21st October 2013 to 31st December 2014
Opening on Trafalgar Day (21st October 2013), Nelson, Navy, Nation is a new permanent gallery at the National Maritime Museum that looks at how the Royal Navy ... More about this event
 
Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At SeaGuiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At SeaGuiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At SeaFive hundred years ago, a fraternity of London mariners was given a charter by Henry VIII and became the Corporation of Trinity House - with instructions to improve the safety of navigation on the Thames. Since then, Trinity House has looked after pilotage, buoys, beacons and lightships and has become the Lighthouse Authority for England, Wales and26th July 2014Monday 4th January 2016 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
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Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Museums | PRICING  Free  
DATES  16th April 2014 to 4th January 2016
Five hundred years ago, a fraternity of London mariners was given a charter by Henry VIII and became the Corporation of Trinity House - with instructions to im... More about this event
 
Discover SundaysDiscover SundaysDiscover your interest or love in the sea.27th July 2014Sunday 27th July 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Discover Sundays
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 27th July 2014 at 11.30am-1.30pm and 2pm-4pm
Discover your interest or love in the sea.
 
Introduction To The Caird LibraryIntroduction To The Caird LibraryExplore fascinating items in the library collections including letters, diaries, crew lists and Marine Society registers, as well as resources for maritime history now available electronically.28th July 2014Monday 28th July 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Introduction To The Caird Library
event > Leisure | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Monday 28th July 2014 - 11am-12noon
Explore fascinating items in the library collections including letters, diaries, crew lists and Marine Society registers, as well as resources for maritime his
 
Where The Sea Meets An IslandWhere The Sea Meets An IslandChildren's craft workshop.28th July 2014Friday 1st August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Where The Sea Meets An Island
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop | PRICING  Free  
DATES  25th Jul and 28th Jul to 1st Aug 2014
Children's craft workshop.
 
Legends Of the Sea: (Over 6s)Legends Of the Sea: (Over 6s)Children's storytelling session.28th July 2014Monday 25th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Legends Of the Sea: (Over 6s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  28th Jul, 4th Aug, 11th Aug, 18th Aug and 25th Aug 2014
Children's storytelling session.
 
Behind The Scenes Of Ships, Clocks & Stars: SextantsBehind The Scenes Of Ships, Clocks & Stars: SextantsDiscover the sextants used at sea.29th July 2014Tuesday 29th July 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
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Behind The Scenes Of Ships, Clocks & Stars: Sextants
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Tuesday 29th July 2014 at 2pm and 3pm
Discover the sextants used at sea.
 
Archive Family Learning Events: Child Sailors: (Over 5s)Archive Family Learning Events: Child Sailors: (Over 5s)A Historical workshop about Nelson's navy.30th July 2014Wednesday 13th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Archive Family Learning Events: Child Sailors: (Over 5s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  30th July, 6th August and 13th August 2014 at 12noon and 2pm
A Historical workshop about Nelson's navy.
 
Dancing Sailor: (Over 6s)Dancing Sailor: (Over 6s)Children's folk-dancing classes.30th July 2014Wednesday 27th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Dancing Sailor: (Over 6s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  30th Jul, 6th Aug, 13th Aug, 20th Aug and 27th Aug 2014
Children's folk-dancing classes.
 
The Adventures Of Baron MunchausenThe Adventures Of Baron Munchausen31st July 2014Thursday 31st July 2014 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
Category: event
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The Adventures Of Baron Munchausen
event > Film Events
DATES  Thursday 31st July 2014 - 6.30pm
VENUE  Royal Observatory Greenwich 
 
The Message: (Over 6s)The Message: (Over 6s)Children's historical craft workshop.31st July 2014Friday 15th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
The Message: (Over 6s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 25th and Thursday 31st July 2014 at 11.30am-1pm and 1.30pm-4pm
Children's historical craft workshop.
 
Sea Sayings: (Over 6s)Sea Sayings: (Over 6s)Children's story-telling session.31st July 2014Thursday 28th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Sea Sayings: (Over 6s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  31st Jul, 7th Aug, 14th Aug, 21st Aug and 28th Aug 2014
Children's story-telling session.
 
Explore Saturdays: Workshop (Over 5s)Explore Saturdays: Workshop (Over 5s)Take part in an exciting performance that will bring maritime history to life.2nd August 2014Saturday 30th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Explore Saturdays: Workshop (Over 5s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  2nd, 9th, 16th and 30th Aug 2014 at 12noon, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm
Take part in an exciting performance that will bring maritime history to life.
 
Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at SeaForgotten Fighters: the First World War at SeaForgotten Fighters: the First World War at SeaPart of the National Maritime Museum's commemoration of World War One, Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea explores the naval and maritime dimensions of the conflict in a new gallery display opening in August 2014. Through a wide range of objects including weaponry, photographs, medals and ship models, the epic scale of the war at sea is2nd August 2014Saturday 1st August 2015 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
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Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Museums | PRICING  Free  
DATES  2nd August 2014 to 1st August 2015
Part of the National Maritime Museum's commemoration of World War One, Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea explores the naval and maritime dimension... More about this event
 
GPS Drawing And Mapping WorkshopGPS Drawing And Mapping WorkshopA workshop challenging awareness and navigational skills.3rd August 2014Sunday 10th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
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GPS Drawing And Mapping Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATES  Sunday 3rd and Sunday 10th August 2014 at 10am-1pm and 2pm-5pm
A workshop challenging awareness and navigational skills.
 
Discover SundaysDiscover SundaysDiscover your interest or love in the sea.3rd August 2014Sunday 31st August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Discover Sundays
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st Aug 2014
Discover your interest or love in the sea.
 
Play Tuesdays (Under 5s)Play Tuesdays (Under 5s)5th August 2014Tuesday 26th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Play Tuesdays (Under 5s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  5th, 12th, 19th and 26th Aug 2014 at 10.30am-12.30pm and 1pm-3pm
 
Library Lates: Clarkson Stanfield (1793–1867): First Greenwich CuratorLibrary Lates: Clarkson Stanfield (1793–1867): First Greenwich CuratorAn illustrated talk based on an Honorary Curator.7th August 2014Thursday 7th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
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Library Lates: Clarkson Stanfield (1793–1867): First Greenwich Curator
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Thursday 7th August 2014 - 6.45pm-7.15pm
An illustrated talk based on an Honorary Curator.
 
Library Lates: Exploring The World With Thomas PennantLibrary Lates: Exploring The World With Thomas PennantAn insightful talk based on Pennant.14th August 2014Thursday 14th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
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Library Lates: Exploring The World With Thomas Pennant
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Thursday 14th August 2014 at 6.15pm and 7.15pm
An insightful talk based on Pennant.
 
International Slavery Remembrance DayInternational Slavery Remembrance Day23rd August 2014Saturday 23rd August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
International Slavery Remembrance Day
event > Tours > Behind the Scenes -Buildings  | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 23rd August 2014 - 10am-4.30pm
 
Library Lates: Slavery and Abolition: A Visual ReflectionLibrary Lates: Slavery and Abolition: A Visual ReflectionAn illustrated talk on the slave trade.28th August 2014Thursday 28th August 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
 
Library Lates: Slavery and Abolition: A Visual Reflection
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Thursday 28th August 2014 - 1.15pm-7.15pm
An illustrated talk on the slave trade.
 
City Of Lost ChildrenCity Of Lost Children28th August 2014Thursday 28th August 2014 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
Category: event
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City Of Lost Children
event > Film Events
DATES  Thursday 28th August 2014 - 6.30pm
VENUE  Royal Observatory Greenwich 
 
Royal Greenwich Tall Ships FestivalRoyal Greenwich Tall Ships FestivalBoating festival with lots of activities.5th September 2014Tuesday 9th September 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
 
Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Festival
event > Tours
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  5th to 9th Sep 2014
Boating festival with lots of activities.
 
Library Lates: Nevil Maskelyne, Longitude's ChampionLibrary Lates: Nevil Maskelyne, Longitude's ChampionDiscover the man that solved the longitude problem.11th September 2014Thursday 11th September 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
 
Library Lates: Nevil Maskelyne, Longitude's Champion
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Thursday 11th September 2014 - 6.15pm-7.15pm
Discover the man that solved the longitude problem.
 
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 the categories: Earth and Space, Our Solar System, Deep Space and the Young20th September 2014Sunday 22nd February 2015 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
Category: event
Astronomy Photographer Of The YearPICK
Free Event 
Astronomy Photographer Of The Year
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography | PRICING  Free  
DATES  20th September 2014 to 22nd February 2015
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 ... More about this event
 
Introduction To The Caird LibraryIntroduction To The Caird LibraryExplore fascinating items in the library collections including letters, diaries, crew lists and Marine Society registers, as well as resources for maritime history now available electronically.22nd September 2014Monday 22nd September 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free Event 
Introduction To The Caird Library
event > Leisure | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Monday 22nd September 2014 - 11am-12noon
Explore fascinating items in the library collections including letters, diaries, crew lists and Marine Society registers, as well as resources for maritime his
 
Library Lates: Captain Cook And The MuseumLibrary Lates: Captain Cook And The MuseumAn illustrated talk on Cook's voyages.25th September 2014Thursday 25th September 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
 
Library Lates: Captain Cook And The Museum
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Thursday 25th September 2014 - 6.15pm-7.15pm
An illustrated talk on Cook's voyages.
 
Gateways To The First World WarGateways To The First World WarIn commemoration of the First World War, the museum hosts an open day based on researching family members who served in the war. Includes workshops, talks and guidance from experts, organisations and archivists.28th September 2014Sunday 28th September 2014 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Free Event 
Gateways To The First World War
event > Leisure | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 28th September 2014 - 11am-4pm
In commemoration of the First World War, the museum hosts an open day based on researching family members who served in the war. Includes workshops, talks and
 
 
 

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Longitudes Examined
Business Events | Until 26th July 2014 

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An international conference based on longitude....More

Longitude Punk'd
Longitude Punk'd
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

Royal Observatory Greenwich

Longitude Punk'd celebrates the wacky inventors, star-gazing scientists and elegant explorers of the eighteenth century. The Royal Observatory in Greenwich ...More

 
A Brief History Of The Royal Observatory
Exhibitions | Until 27th July 2014 

Royal Observatory Greenwich

An exploration into the history of the observatory....More

Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude
Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

National Maritime Museum

From July, the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich marks the 300th anniversary of the Longitude Act with Ships, Clocks and ...More

 
Nelson, Navy, Nation: The Story Of The Royal Navy And The British People, 1688-1815
Nelson, Navy, Nation: The Story Of The Royal Navy And The British People, 1688-1815
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

National Maritime Museum

Opening on Trafalgar Day (21st October 2013), Nelson, Navy, Nation is a new permanent gallery at the National Maritime Museum ...More

 
War Artists At Sea
War Artists At Sea
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

The Queen's House

Showcasing the best of Royal Museums Greenwich's collection of First and Second World War art, this display at The Queen's ...More

 
Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2016 

National Maritime Museum

Five hundred years ago, a fraternity of London mariners was given a charter by Henry VIII and became the Corporation ...More

 
Rozanne Hawksley: War And Memory
Rozanne Hawksley: War And Memory
Exhibitions | Until 14th November 2014 

The Queen's House

Rozanne Hawksley is one of the UK's great textile art innovators. At once poignant and powerful, her work explores the ...More

 
Indigo: Cargoes And Culture
Kids Events | Until 31st July 2014 

National Maritime Museum

Family historical craft workshop....More

Explore Saturdays: Workshop (Over 5s)
Kids Events | Until 26th July 2014 

National Maritime Museum

Take part in an exciting performance that will bring maritime history to life....More

 
 
 
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