Visit > Museum and archive

  • Roman tesserae excavated in Greenwich Park
  • Hermann’s Tortoise specimen from the Mediterranean
  • Brass, Victorian pasty cutting wheel and corner cutter
  • Nine Banded Armadillo from South America
  • Post Office Savings Bank commemorating the 1935 Jubilee

Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust are delighted to announce the completion of the Museum Collections and Archive move of the Royal borough of Greenwich to its new home in Charlton.

Following a substantial investment by the Royal borough of Greenwich, the museum collections and archive are now housed together, for the first time in their 100-year history, at a new facility and store fitted to the highest standards of collection and archive care and management.

This new facility and research space is now open to the public by appointment only, any questions related to making an appointment can be sent to the Trust directly by email.

THE MUSEUM COLLECTIONS AND ARCHIVE REMAIN CLOSED TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC AS PER GUIDANCE FROM HM GOVERNMENT, WE WILL UDPATE AS AND WHEN WE ARE ABLE.

Managing the Collections

The collections management team at Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust are responsible for planning, installing, touring and lending items from the Royal Greenwich collections.

Meet the team

You'll find all the information you need on our Museum Collections page, click here to be directed to it.

Archive & Research Service

Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust operates a new archive and research appointment service, managed by our experienced and specialist archivist.

You'll find all the information you need on our Archive & Research page, click here to be directed to it.

Museum Collections & Archive move

Watch the move of the museum collections and archive as it unfolded, take an exclusive peak at the new store, and listen to special interviews with the trust and team.

Contact us

All Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust sites are temporarily closed to visitors following guidance from the UK Government to stay at home and minimise social contact. For any urgent enquiries during this time please click enquire. Please be advised that we are operating on a limited team who are working from home between the hours of 9am and 5pm.

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