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Visions of the UniverseTelling the story of astronomical imaging, this summer exhibition will bring together some of the best astronomical photographs ever made. From the earliest hand drawings to the latest pictures from Hubble and the Mars Curiosity rover, it will showcase more than a hundred images of stars, planets, galaxies and celestial highlights. Visions of the Universe will also showcase images from NASA, the Russian space programme and some of the best telescopes across the world.

 

About National Maritime Museum

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 1823 when a National Gallery of Naval Art was established, and the museum is housed in an elegant building which used to be an asylum. More about National Maritime Museum

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Visions of the Universe  ,,Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team  

Visions of the Universe - ,,Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team

Visions of the Universe ,,Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team 

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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £53  33% off
Bugsby Way, SE10 | 19 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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 £81  29% off
South Quay, E14 | 28 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £97  24% off
1 Waterview Drive, SE10 | 29 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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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Visions of the Universe, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, SE10 | Same location as Visions of the Universe
Literary & Education, Talk....More
 
 
 
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Emma Hamilton: Seduction And Celebrity
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 3rd November 2016 to 17th April 2017 - 10am-5pm
Visions of the Universe, Park Row, SE10 | Same location as Visions of the Universe
A major exhibition focusing on the tragic life of Emma Hamilton, who was an international celebrity and caught the attention of Admiral Horatio Nelson. Eventually she ...More
 
 
 
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GCSE Astronomy
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 13th September 2016 to 9th May 2017 - Various Times
Visions of the Universe, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, SE10 | Same location as Visions of the Universe
Study the Sun-Earth-Moon system, the Solar System, the Milky Way Galaxy and the wider Universe....More
 
 
 
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Michael Edwards Studio Theatre
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Cutty Sark, King William Walk, SE10 | 6 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Up the Creek
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
302 Creek Road, Greenwick, SE10 | 6 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Greenwich Picturehouse
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180 Greenwich High Road, SE10 | 8 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Royal Observatory Greenwich
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National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, SE10 | Same location as Visions of the Universe
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The Queen's House
London > Attractions > Museums
Park Row, SE10 | Same location as Visions of the Universe
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Greenwich Market
London > Shopping > Markets
College Approach, SE10 | 4 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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The Cheeseboard
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
26 Royal Hill, SE10 | 8 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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The Creaky Shed
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
20 Royal Hill, SE10 | 8 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Spread Eagle
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
1-2 Stockwell Street, SE10 | 4 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Trafalgar Tavern
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Park Row, SE10 | 5 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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The Old Brewery
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
The Pepys Building, The Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 5 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3.8 miles from Visions of the Universe
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 4 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4.3 miles from Visions of the Universe
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 5 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range
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Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 26 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Brooklyn Bowl
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O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 28 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 | 4 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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The Trafalgar Tavern
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Park Row, SE10 | 5 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Gipsy Moth
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60 Greenwich Church Street, SE10 | 5 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 5 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Studio 338
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 20 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Proud2 at The O2
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 28 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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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 Visions of the Universe
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Laban
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Creekside, Deptford, SE8 | 15 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Peninsula Square, SE10 | 28 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
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Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
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GCSE Astronomy
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), Peop2017-01-17T00:00:00+00002017-06-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
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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
 
Jutland 1916: WWI's Greatest Sea BattleJutland 1916: WWI's Greatest Sea BattleJutland 1916: WWI's Greatest Sea BattleA hundred years after World War One the National Maritime Museum reflects on the largest naval battle of the conflict: the Battle of Jutland. On 31st May 1916, the North Sea bore witness to 'Der Tag', a major clash between the British Grand Fleet and the German High Seas Fleet. With input from the grandson of Admiral Sir John Jellicoe, the 2017-01-17T00:00:00+00002018-01-01T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
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Ongoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting
DATES  20th May 2016 to 1st January 2018
VENUE  National Maritime Museum 
A hundred years after World War One the National Maritime Museum reflects on the largest naval battle of the conflict: the Battle of Jutland. On 31st May 1916, the North Sea bore witness to 'Der Tag', a major clash between the British Grand Fleet and the German High Seas Fleet. With input from the grandson of Admiral Sir John Jellicoe, the ... More about this event
 
 
 

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Jutland 1916: WWI's Greatest Sea Battle
Jutland 1916: WWI's Greatest Sea Battle
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Royal Observatory Greenwich 5.6 miles from Visions Of The Universe

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