What's on News August Bank Holiday! A farmer's market, the Skittle Alley and family-fun events make this a Bank Holiday to remember at the Old Royal Naval College. Find out about our many events below! Farmer's Market Sat 27 August - Mon 29 August, 9.00 - 21.00 The Old Royal Naval College is hosting its first Farmers Market over the August Bank Holiday weekend. With plenty of stalls selling food and craft products, live entertainment, and fantastic views across the Thames, why not come on down? The market is open from 9am to 9pm throughout the Bank Holiday. Expect a buzzing atmosphere with plenty of live entertainment on offer! Find out more about the event and our live entertainment acts here. Free Victorian Skittle Alley Sun 1 May, 11.30 - 14.30 Hidden beneath the imposing classical domes of the Old Royal Naval College is a rather peculiar attraction - a well-preserved Victorian Skittle Alley. Originally built to satisfy the notoriously rowdy pensioners who lived here, it's now open for a limited time only. You can even have a go yourself using wooden practice cannonballs! Free entry; first-come, first-served August Challenge DailyChildren can take up our activity trail, exploring the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College! Simply ask a member of staff in the Visitor Centre to recieve your trail. Free Painted Hall Talks | Painted Hall Daily, 11.45, 12.45, 14:45 & 15:45This unique masterpiece took Sir James Thornhill over 19 years to paint, and will be undergoing extensive restoration works later this year. Learn all about the Painted Hall and its history on one of our free talks! Free Hidden London | The Visitor Centre Daily, 10.00 - 17.00 (ends 20th May) The exhibition Hidden London is demonstrated in the broadest sense, from literal to suggested, encompassing locations above and below the ground, little known corners of London and a variety of other interpretations. Free 45 minute Guided walks | The visitor centre Daily, 11:00, 12:30, 13:00, 13:30, 14:30 and 15:00Experience a short journey through the magnificent history of the ORNC and learn the fascinating stories of the people who lived and worked here. Walks begin from the visitor centre. Free Meet Grace O'Malley | Painted Hall Sun 28 August, 12.00, 13.00, 14.00 & 15.00 Meet the pirate queen, Grace O’Malley and listen to her exploits and life on the ocean wave. Twice widowed, twice imprisoned, condemned for piracy, she was finally pardoned here in Greenwich by Queen Elizabeth I. Free Elsewhere in Greenwich Above and Beyond | National Maritime Museum Sat 27 & Sun 28 August In its last two days, this exhibition at the National Maritime Museum has been called the ultimate interactive flight exhibition. Experience what space flight is really like and glimpse into its future in this new family-friendly, interactive exhibition. Tickets available on the RMG website. Free for RMG members. Plan your visit More events Discover Greenwich Visitor Centre Painted Hall Download a map of the ORNC > Interested in more events news? You can also sign up to our events mailing list.