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Royal Observatory Greenwich Tickets

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Royal Observatory Greenwich Tickets Highlights

  • Explore the modern Astronomy Centre and touch a 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite from outer space

  • Watch the world-famous Meridian Line & stand with one foot in eastern hemisphere & one in the western hemisphere.

  • Book The Royal Observatory Greenwich tickets and visit the historic home of British astronomy

  • Learn about the groundbreaking discoveries of great scientists associated with the Royal Observatory

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Royal Observatory Greenwich Tickets Overview

Activity Location: Blackheath Ave, London SE10 8XJ, United Kingdom

Activity Duration: 7 hours (approx)

Operating Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

About Royal Observatory Greenwich:

The Royal Observatory Greenwich is a world-renowned scientific and cultural institution located in the heart of London. Founded in 1675 by King Charles II, the Observatory has played a crucial role in the history of astronomy, timekeeping, and navigation. It is here that the Prime Meridian the world was established, and where astronomers have made groundbreaking discoveries. You can explore the Observatory's historic buildings, and see its fascinating collections and exhibitions. Enjoy spectacular views of the city of London as you stand atop the renowned Meridian Line. Get the Royal Observatory Greenwich tickets and find out more about astronomy.

About the About Royal Observatory Greenwich Tickets:

  • Get ready to see one of the most iconic locations in London, The Royal Observatory which is the birthplace of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).
  • Take in panoramic views of the city skyline from the Meridian Courtyard as you visit the observatory.
  • The Observatory is home to an array of astronomical instruments and exhibitions, including the Great Equatorial Telescope and the Weller Galleries.
  • Check out the Prime Meridian, the line that separates the Eastern and Western hemispheres of the Earth. You can stand on the Meridian Line, which is marked by a brass strip, and straddle the two hemispheres.
  • Take a look at the Time Ball which is a large, red ball that drops at 1 pm every day to signal the time to ships on the River Thames.
  • Visit the Peter Harrison Planetarium which features a range of shows and presentations, including live shows hosted by expert astronomers.
  • So buy the Royal Observatory Greenwich tickets and have a fun-filled day with your loved ones.

How to reach?

The Royal Observatory Greenwich is located 7.4 miles away from the main city of London.

  • By Cab: You can either hire a cab or rent a vehicle to get there, it will be around 35 - 40 minutes drive from the city centre of London.
  • By Train: Greenwich train station that is 15 minutes walking distance from the observatory is the closest train station. You can take direct trains to this stop from the London Cannon Street and London Bridge.
  • By Bus: Greenwich Park is the closest bus stop from the Royal Observatory Greenwich and is 9 minutes walking distance. You can take bus lines 177, 188 or 202 to reach this stop.
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Royal Observatory Greenwich Tickets Package Options

Royal Observatory Greenwich Entrance Ticket

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Royal Observatory Greenwich Entrance Ticket

Age Policy:

  • Infants below the age of 3 can avail of the tickets for free.
  • Children between the age of 4 to 15 will have to book infant tickets.
  • Visitors aged 16 to 24 will have to book child tickets.
  • Adults over 25 years of age will be charged an adult ticket.
  • Royal Observatory tickets
  • Entry to the Royal Observatory, the Meridian line, Flamsteed House, John Harrison’s timekeepers, Camera Obscura, the Great Equatorial Telescope, the Astronomy Centre, the Altazimuth Pavilion, and the galleries
  • Downloadable interactive audio guide in English

Must Know Before You Go for Royal Observatory Greenwich Tickets

  • On arrival at the attraction, you'll be asked to kindly forward your e-ticket (or screenshot) to a designated email address.
  • All foreign nationals must share their passport and visa details at the time of arrival.
  • ID proof is mandatory for each individual guest upon arrival.
  • Most areas of the Royal Observatory are fully wheelchair accessible but the older buildings have restricted access.
  • Buy gifts, books, toys, etc, related to the observatory’s theme from the on-site shop.
  • Cloakroom and baby changing room are also available on-site.
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Blackheath Ave, London SE10 8XJ, UK

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Royal Observatory Greenwich Tickets Policies

Confirmation Policy

The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 1 business hours of successful booking.

In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.

Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.

Refund Policy

Thrillcash+ : All the refund in Thrillophilia wallet will be transferred in 30 Min.

Cash Refunds: Once initiated, usually take around 3-5 business days to get transferred to the same account through which the payment is made.

Cancellation Policy

  • If cancellation are made 1 days before the date of travel then 100.0% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees
  • If cancellation are made 0 days to 1 days before the date of travel then 100.0% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees
  • Payment Terms Policy

  • 100.0% of total tour cost will have to be paid 0 days before the date of booking