First Sundays: 500 Years of History for £5

First Sunday of the month
Tickets: £5

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First Sundays – 500 Years of History for £5

Join us for our monthly “First Sundays” programme, and get all the benefits of our usual 500 Years of History and Painted Hall ticket for only £5*!

Taking place on the first Sunday of each month, we will welcome visitors from Greenwich and beyond with storytelling for young audiences and pop-up events to delight visitors of all ages, plus discounts in the shop and café for residents of the Royal Borough of Greenwich (valid proof of address required). All of this on top of access to the Painted Hall, our Baroque masterpiece, our expert-led talks and tours, the multimedia guide, and family activities, which for the first Sunday of each month will be only £5 for all visitors over 16*, and free for 16 and under.

Explore your local architectural masterpiece, and get access to 500 years of history for only £5 at our “First Sundays”.

*Please note, First Sunday tickets cannot be converted to annual passes but you can purchase a £12 ticket instead which can be converted to the annual pass. 

Storytelling Sessions

Come and join us for a fun First Sundays Storytelling inspired by the amazing artwork in the Painted Hall.

Aimed at children from 5-10 but kids of all ages are welcome! Morning (11:30am – 12pm) and afternoon (1:30pm – 2pm) sessions offered.

Please be aware that there is limited availability so that social distancing can be maintained.

Sunday 1 May
The Sailor’s Last Adventure
The story of a sailor’s last adventure at sea and exciting exploration.

Sunday 5 June
Royal Painted Hall Rhymes
For younger audiences; Nursery Rhymes with a Jubilee twist… (ages 3+)

Sunday 3 July
Seasons to be Cheerful
Songs and stories inspired by the seasons. An inclusive signed story.


All children must be accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket to the Painted Hall, or Annual Pass.