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. 

Please note that due to a temporary technical problem, all emails addresses ending are not working properly and staff may not receive your email. Please contact us on or 020 8854 2452.

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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 - Halloween

Drop-in Halloween craft session for children and their families.

Poppy flower on an old wartime photograph

Family Stories of the Great War

Discover the fascinating lives of some of the local men who died in WWI, remembered on local war memorials.

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