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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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North Greenwich Tube Station
 
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Maze Hill Railway Station
 
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Greenwich Railway Station
 
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7 Nelson Road, SE10 | 4 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
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London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 4 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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University of Greenwich School of Law
London > Education > Law
Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, SE10 | 4 minutes from Visions of the Universe
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Above and BeyondAbove and BeyondAbove and BeyondTake off into outer space in Above and Beyond, an interactive exhibition by Boeing created in collaboration with NASA to reveal the wonder of flight and the latest advances in aerospace technology. The hands-on display features flight simulators, augmented reality, and virtual reality, including a simulated space elevator ride. Taking place 2016-06-29T00:00:00+01002016-08-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
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Ongoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting
DATES  27th May to 29th August 2016
VENUE  National Maritime Museum 
Take off into outer space in Above and Beyond, an interactive exhibition by Boeing created in collaboration with NASA to reveal the wonder of flight and the latest advances in aerospace technology. The hands-on display features flight simulators, augmented reality, and virtual reality, including a simulated space elevator ride. Taking place ... 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 2016-06-29T00:00:00+01002018-01-01T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Maritime Museum,   Park Row      SE10 9NF
Category: event
Ongoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting
DATES  20th May 2016 to 1st January 2018
VENUE  National Maritime Museum 
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
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VENUE  The Queen's House 
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