• Aerial view
  • View of the grand architecture
  • Royal Observatory Greenwich
  • Colonnades at Queen's House
  • Inside St Alfege Church
  • Home of the Prime Meridian
  • Royal patronage since the 15th century
  • Celebrating 20th World Heritage Anniversary

Maritime Greenwich

What shall we tell you? Tales, marvellous tales.
Of ships and stars and isles where good men rest…... (The Golden Journey to Samarkand, James Elroy Flecker, 1913)

Internationally significant architecture and landscape, artistic achievement, scientific endeavour and royal association come together at Maritime Greenwich to tell the story of Britain at sea, and of world time keeping, navigation and exploration.