Royal Observatory tickets
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Royal Observatory tickets

Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Portuguese , Russian
Availability: Daily
Printed ticket only
Duration: up to 2 hours
Do this because
  • Visit the home of the world famous Meridien Line and Greenwich Mean Time
  • Be amazed by the UK's largest historic telescope
  • Enjoy iconic views across the River Thames and Greenwich Royal Park
What to expect

The Royal Observatory is home to the world-famous Meridian Line and Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Established in the 17th century by Charles II, it is today a unique visitor attraction and a must-see for any visit to London.

Marvel at the Great Equatorial Telescope, the UK's largest, historic telescope which gave astronomers new views of the universe over 100 years ago. You'll also enjoy one of the most-loved views of London across Greenwich Royal Park and the River Thames

Don't forget to take a selfie on the iconic Meridian Line with one foot in the west and one foot in the east!

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What's included
  • Entrance to The Royal Observatory
  • Audio guide
  • Audio guide
What's not included
  • Optional gratuities
  • Additional exhibitions
Reduced price
  • Infant (under 4 years old): Free
  • Child (4-15 years old): Reduced
  • Under 25 years old/Student: Reduced
Where

Weller Astronomy Galleries, Greenwich, London SE10 8XJ, UK

What to remember
  • Please note that only card payments will be accepted
  • Visitors should bring their own face coverings
  • Please note that some interactives, touch screens and audioguides will be unavailable
  • Please note that additional safety precautions are in place
  • Until 31 August 2020, kids go free (one child per paying adult)
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When
  • The Royal Observatory is open daily from 10.30am to 4.00pm
  • Various time slots are available, please check the calendar to find them
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Provider
Royal Museums Greenwich
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the activity begins.

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