Wren Tours: 300 Years of Wren
‘If you seek his monument – look around you’. You need look no further than the Baroque designs of the Old Royal Naval College to see the impact of Sir Christopher Wren on this country.
To commemorate the tercentenary of the death of Sir Christopher Wren, a special tour has been devised looking at the crucial contributions he made to this site. Join our knowledgeable guides to learn about this polymath, architect, and genius – an extraordinary man of his time and for all time.
Find out about his difficult beginnings and follow his illustrious career through the years as you explore the grounds he designed. Discover the history behind the buildings and how Wren’s legacy continues to resonate today.
- Date: Every Thursday from 9 March 2023.
- Time: 11am and 1pm.
- Place: Visitor Centre.
Find out more about the Wren 300 programme.
The Wren 300 Baroque Chapel ConcertFri 12 May | 6.30pm - 7.30pm
An evening of baroque music in Chapel, featuring the Brandenburg Symphonia alongside the thirty-five strong Trinity Laban Chapel Choir.Find out more
Fun in gWRENwichMay Half-Term & Summer Holidays | 11am - 4pm
A series of free family events exploring the theme of architecture through play, design and photography.Find out more
Painted Hall Display: Letter written by Sir Christopher Wren21 Feb 2023 - January 2024
A letter written by Sir Christopher Wren will be exhibited in the Painted Hall vestibule from February 25 to commemorate the anniversary of his death.Find out more