What to see

Discover historic splendour and spectacle


Designed by James "Athenian" Stuart, the Chapel of St Peter and St Paul is one of the finest eighteenth century interiors in the UK and regularly holds services and music concerts.

Visitor Centre

The Visitor Centre at the Old Royal Naval College is the best place to begin your trip to Greenwich. With fun activities for all ages you can explore more than 500 years of Greenwich's history through interactive displays, historical artefacts, costumes and more!


Author: Emma Van Allan

Grounds and Gardens

The grounds of the Old Royal Naval College offer stunning architecture and some of the best views in London.


Author: Andrew Thompson

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  • Behind the Scenes: The Chapel Dome

    The forgotten spaces within the dome of the Old Royal Naval College Chapel offer an intriguing cross-section of the site’s history. Explore behind the scenes with Tom Ryley, our communications officer. Read more

  • Crabs spotted in the Chapel

    The chapel is filled with a host of intricate naval details. Interpretation assistant Matilde Martinetti unearths some of these details and their artistic meaning. Read more

  • The Painted Hall in Pictures: January

    After a break for Christmas, work has rocketed ahead in the lower hall. Read more