At Greenwich Heritage Centre you can find out about the fascinating history of Royal Borough of Greenwich, from earliest times to the present day.

Whether you are researching your family history or want to know more about an area, our friendly, welcoming and knowledgeable staff can help you make the most of your visit.

With Charlton House, Greenwich Heritage Centre is part of Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust. 

Christmas and New Year Opening Times

We will close for the Christmas period from 25th December 2014 and will reopen on Friday 2nd January 2015.

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Family Stories of the Great War Project

See the latest updates on our project to research the family history of Greenwich's residents who served during WWI, who have their names on our war memorials.

Boy drawing with colour pencils

Museum Makes

Free, drop-in art sessions for children and their families.

Exhibition panel on 'convicts' at the Inside the Arsenal exhibition

Inside the Arsenal

Step back in time to find out about the fascinating history of the Royal Arsenal and Dockyard, Woolwich.

Free entry Tuesday-Saturday 9am-5pm
Closed Sunday/Monday/bank holidays

Artillery Square, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich SE18 4DX
020 8854 2452