One of the most popular free-to-visit attractions in the country and the home of the Painted Hall. Read more
The magnificent Painted Hall is recognised as the greatest piece of decorative painting in England and has been described as ‘the Sistine Chapel of the UK’. Read more
Our magnificent buildings and interiors have been described as 'the most popular filming location in the world' Read more
Double your donation with the £1 million Future Fund challenge! Help the Old Royal Naval College to continue our conservation, learning and research projects. Read more
Architectural masterpiece and home of the breathtaking Painted Hall
The magnificent Painted Hall is recognised as the greatest piece of decorative painting in England and has been described as ‘the Sistine Chapel of the UK’.
The Chapel of St Peter and St Paul is a neo-classical masterpiece by James ‘Athenian’ Stuart and William Newton. Featuring a Samuel Green organ and an altarpiece painted by Benjamin West, it is one of the finest eighteenth century interiors in existence.
The Discover Greenwich Visitor Centre is a free attraction and the starting point for millions of visitors to the Old Royal Naval College (ORNC) and Maritime Greenwich World Heritage Site.
Don your most frightening finery for a two course dinner in the Painted Hall, surrounded by splendour fit for Count Dracula himself, before being led through a secret tunnel to enjoy a screening of Dracula (1931). Read more
To celebrate Trafalgar Day, we will be showing a special screening of That Hamilton Woman (1941) Read more
This Halloween don your most frightening finery for a two course dinner in the Painted Hall, followed by a spooky classic Halloween film. Read more
Join us at the ORNC this Trafalgar Day for some 'Naval themed' events. Read more
Scaffolding has been erected in order to assess the current condition of the frieze. Read more
Julie Ratcliffe was one of many Wrens who trained here. We welcomed her, and the rest of her squad back a few weeks ago, for a day of reminiscing and to celebrate 40 years since they joined the WRNS. Read more