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Discover the UK’s Sistine Chapel: the Painted Hall at Greenwich’s Old Royal Naval College, an epic 18th-century masterpiece now reopen following an £8.5-million makeover.

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Author: Nicole Trengove

How To Get Here

We are located on the riverside of Greenwich and can be accessed via TFL Riverboat services. We are less than five minutes from the Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich DLR, and 10 minutes from Greenwich Station

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Author: Nicole Trengove

History of the Painted Hall

The Painted Hall is the largest painted interior in Europe and the centrepiece of the World Heritage Site in Greenwich.

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Events

  • The Soldier by Rachel Wagstaff

    A captivating play by award-winning writer Rachel Wagstaff inspired by WW1 poet Rupert Brooke and his contemporaries, with Tom Kay (Birdsong, Journey's End), Lukas Lee and Joseph Phelps. Read more

  • The Big Draw: Illustrate with Nick Ellwood

    This October, join us for The Big Draw with Illustrator, Nick Ellwood, for a series of drawing and art workshops Read more

  • Trafalgar Day Tours

    For one day only, on 21 October we are marking Trafalgar Day by running Nelson-themed tours exploring his pivotal role in the Battle of Trafalgar and his links to the Old Royal Naval College. Read more

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