• View of the World Heritage Site by the Thames © Bryan Shorter
  • Royal Observatory Greenwich
  • Colonnades at Queen's House
  • Aerial view of St Alfege Church © Simon Withers
  • Home of the Prime Meridian
  • Medieval town centre © Ed Simmons

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.


  • Greenwich Hospital
  • Old Royal Naval College
  • Royal Borough of Greenwich
  • Royal Museums Greenwich
  • The Royal Parks
  • St Alfege
  • Trinity Laban
  • University of Greenwich
  • Visit Greenwich