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Getting Here

We’re in the heart of the Maritime Greenwich UNESCO World Heritage site. Just eight minutes on the train from London Bridge.
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Book Tickets

We are limiting capacity and recommend that you book in advance online to minimise queues.
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Welcome to the Old Royal Naval College, an extraordinary cultural destination in the heart of the Maritime Greenwich UNESCO World Heritage Site.

500 Years of british history

Our iconic riverside estate has five centuries of rich history linking an incredible cast of monarchs and famous British figures.

The Painted Hall is the jewel in our crown and one of London's 'hidden gems'.

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Welcome Back to the Old Royal Naval College

We are once again offering public access to our buildings and expansive grounds with visitor and staff safety measures in place.

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Take A Virtual Tour

Our free 360 degree virtual tour allows an interactive and up-close exploration of this magnificent Baroque masterpiece from the comfort of your own home.

Pan around and zoom in to marvel at the details in ultra-high resolution and discover the stories behind the art.

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Our journey to addressing inequality and race

The Old Royal Naval College is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion.  Read on to find out how we are working to bring about real change in our organisation.

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Eat, drink, shop

Whether you wish to enjoy a leisurely lunch in the Café, a drink in the Pub or a picnic in the grounds, we have a range of food and drink options for you to choose from.

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Chapel Services

Our Chapel is open to visitors daily, 10am–5pm. It is an active place of worship with regular services throughout the week.

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