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Another viewing tower for London – this time in Greenwich
Another viewing tower for London – this time in Greenwich

Another viewing tower for London – this time in Greenwich

London is about to get another viewing tower, although this time, it's the reopening of a long-closed tower in Greenwich as part of a redevelopment of the building.

Mar
07
Tickets Alert: Climb up inside the Old Royal Naval College’s Dome
Tickets Alert: Climb up inside the Old Royal Naval College’s Dome

Tickets Alert: Climb up inside the Old Royal Naval College’s Dome

Seen by millions from the outside, but hardly ever from the inside, tickets to climb up inside one of the tall domes at the Old Royal Naval College are now on sale.

Feb
19
Look out for a swarm of flying drones over Greenwich and Alexandra Palace
Look out for a swarm of flying drones over Greenwich and Alexandra Palace

Look out for a swarm of flying drones over Greenwich and Alexandra Palace

Something to look out for, as there will be two swarms of unmanned flying objects over London on Monday evening.

Oct
22
2023
Late summer openings at Greenwich’s Painted Hall
Late summer openings at Greenwich’s Painted Hall

Late summer openings at Greenwich’s Painted Hall

The Painted Hall in Greenwich -- often called the UK's own Sistine Chapel -- will be open late on a number of evenings through July and August.

Jul
07
2022
A chance to climb the Cutty Sark rigging
A chance to climb the Cutty Sark rigging

A chance to climb the Cutty Sark rigging

For the first time since it arrived in Greenwich back in 1954, visitors to the Cutty Sark are able to climb up the ship’s mask rigging and see the sights from up high.

Mar
01
2022
The Fan Museum is reopening next week
The Fan Museum is reopening next week

The Fan Museum is reopening next week

One of London's smaller and quirkier museums is reopening next week following a lengthy pandemic closure.

Nov
02
2021
Going inside Greenwich’s Devonport Mausoleum
Going inside Greenwich’s Devonport Mausoleum

Going inside Greenwich’s Devonport Mausoleum

A modest brick building in Greenwich is the final resting place of Sir Thomas Hardy and Admiral Lord Hood, and also many ordinary sailors.

Sep
30
2021
Dr Who Daleks as London icons
Dr Who Daleks as London icons

Dr Who Daleks as London icons

Imagine a fusion of Doctor Who's famous villan, the Dalek and some of London's more famous street icons, and you have a work of art by Stu MacKay.

Dec
26
2016
Unbuilt London: Britannia Triumphant upon Greenwich Hill
Unbuilt London: Britannia Triumphant upon Greenwich Hill

Unbuilt London: Britannia Triumphant upon Greenwich Hill

Greenwich could today be less famous for its observatory and meridian, than for a gigantic statue which would have dominated the area.

Sep
27
2015
A look around HMS Ocean at Greenwich
A look around HMS Ocean at Greenwich

A look around HMS Ocean at Greenwich

On Friday evening, the Royal Navy's largest ship, HMS Ocean squeezed its way through the gaps in the Thames Barrier and moored by Greenwich for a few weeks of securing the area for the Olympics -- and on Sunday let us non-military sorts have a look around a bit of it.

Jul
16
2012