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Mother’s Day Botanical Afternoon Tea

Charlton House
Sunday 31st March 2019, 1pm - 4.30pm

Enjoy a relaxing traditional Mother's Day Sunday afternoon tea, with flavours and tempting treats based on an English country garden.


£35.00 for adults (aged 16+)

£18.00 for children (aged 3-16)

Tickets will be available to book in advance from the 1st February 2019

Holiday Histories

Charlton House
Wed 20th February 2019, 10am - 1pm

Find out about the architecture of our beautiful summerhouse and have a go at designing your own!

Activities and materials are suitable for children aged 4+ but younger children are welcome to join with the help of their families.

Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times


£1.50 per child - drop in

Community Groups at Charlton House

Charlton House
Check inside for times on each group


Greenwich Music School: 16.15—20.30       Website: http://greenwichmusicschool.org.uk/

Horticultural Society (3rd Monthly): 19.30—21.30        Website: https://cabahs.wordpress.com/



Charlton Toy Library, 9.30 - 12.30   (Term Time Only)  Website: www.charltontoylibrary.co.uk

Over 50’s Drama Class: 10.30—11.30

INYOGAJOY (starting may 2nd): 18.00—21.15    Website: http://www.inyogajoy.com/

Charlton Chess Club: 19.00-22.00

Foresters Friendly Society (2nd Monthly): 19.30—22.00

Charlton Labour (2nd Monthly): 20.00—22.00 .   Website: http://www.gwlp.org/



NKTWG Choir: 13.45—15.45

Cats Protection (May, July, Sept, Nov, Jan, March): 14.00—16.00  Website:  http://www.cats.org.uk/greenwich

Yoga: 19.15—20.45



Charlton Toy Library, 9.30 - 12.30   (Term Time Only)  Website: www.charltontoylibrary.co.uk

Greenwich Music School: 11.15—17.15    Website: http://greenwichmusicschool.org.uk/

Bridge: 13.00—16.00

Yoga: 18.30—20.00



Charlton Toy Library, 9.30 - 12.30   (Term Time Only)  Website: www.charltontoylibrary.co.uk

Lunch-time Concert (Free entry): 13.00—14.00 

Greenwich Labour (3rd Monthly): 19.00—22.00 Website: http://www.gwlp.org/

Counsellor’s Surgery (No need to book): 19.00—22.00  



British Sugar Craft (Varies): 10.00—16.00  Website: http://bsguk.org/

MP Surgery (Appointment only, 2nd Monthly): 11.00—13.00  Website: http://www.gwlp.org/

Antiquarian Society (2nd Monthly, Oct-Mar): 14.00—16.00

Charlton Society (3rd Monthly): 14.30—16.30  Website: https://charltonsociety.org/


If you have any questions about these groups feel free to contact us by phone, e-mail or through our contact form.

Opening times

Please check times for each group

Holiday Histories

Charlton House
Selected dates throughout the year

 A series of family craft activities from toy taxidermy to garden sculptures. Crafts and activities are suitable for those aged 4+ but younger children are welcome to join in with the help of their families. No need to book, just drop by.

This summer, join us for a series of family art workshops, inspired by our community arts project, Flora and Fauna. Throughout June and July, we have been delivering a number of creative workshops for adult members of the community based on our beautiful natural history collection. During August, some of the artworks from each workshop will be exhibited in a community arts axhibition on display in locations around the borough.

Find out more about the exhibiton and produce your own beautiful artworks.

Film Nights

Charlton House
Every month

Film showings at Charlton House each month. For the complete film listings visit www.globalfusionarts.co.uk

Opening times

Every month


Refreshments can be purchased at the screening

Friday Concert Programme

Charlton House
Every Fri 1pm – 2pm

The Charlton House Concerts bring together music lovers and both established and aspiring artists. With the enthusiastic support of Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust and a loyal and generous audience we present a continuing programme of wonderful concerts, inspiring competitions and creative sponsorship.

Charlton House Friday Concerts

Oct 5                  The Tee Trio

1pm                   Clarissa Lim  violin

Free                   Laura Jane Armstrong  cello

                           Weng Soon Tee piano

                           Frank Bridge – Miniatures H 87-89 (1-3)

                           Mendelssohn - Piano Trio in D minor


Oct 12                Royal College of Music presents

1pm                    Ana Bursac piano

Free                    Haydn - Sonata in E-flat major Hob.XVI.49

                          Brahms - Piano Pieces Op. 76 (1, 2 & 5)

                         Scriabin - Fantasie in B minor Op. 28


Oct 19              Royal Academy of Music presents

1pm                  Kenny Fu piano

Free                 Haydn - Sonata No.62 in E flat major Hob XVI:52

                        Chopin - Etude in E minor No.25 No.5

                        Chopin - Ballade in F minor No.4 Op.52

                        Medtner - Sonata-Reminiscenza Op.38 No.1


Oct 25           Charlton House Young Artists Award Scheme

10am - 5pm   Featuring students from Junior Guildhall .

Free               Preliminary round. Please come and support


Oct 26               Charlton House Young Artists Award Scheme

1pm                  Final round – Audience Chooses this Years Winner!



Nov 2                 Royal Academy of Music presents

1pm                   Thomas Fountain trumpet & cornet

Free                   Conal Bembridge - Sayers piano

                           Programme to include Bozza - Caprice

                           Hansen – Cornet Sonata


Nov 9                 Royal Greenwich Brass Band

1pm                     Stephen Maw conductor

Free                    Music by James Curnow, George Lloyd & Peter Graham


Nov 16                Royal College of Music presents

1pm                     Salome Quartet

Free                     Haydn - String Quartet Op. 76 No. 1

                            Grieg - String Quartet No. 1


Nov 23                Royal Academy of Music presents

1pm                     Rosa Hartley violin

Free                     Arisa Onoda piano

                           Beethoven - Sonata No.10 in G Op.96

                           Bartok - Rhapsody No.1


Nov 30               Aeris Brass Ensemble

1pm                   Music for trombone quartet:

Free                   A programme of works especially arranged for the group plus exciting new commissions.


Dec 7                 Ada Witczyk violin

1pm                   Milosz Sroczynski piano

Free                  Bloch -  Sonata No.2

                          Ravel - Kaddish

                         Mieczysław Weinberg Sonata No.5


Dec 14            Royal Greenwich Brass Band

1pm                Stephen Maw conductor

Free                We round off the year with the ever popular concert of Christmas music, carols and brass band classics.

                       (Admission only by ticket  - Release Date Friday 30th November 2018)


For those who are interested in performing in one of our Lunchtime Concerts please contact office@rght.org.uk with a short biography

Opening times

Every Friday 1pm – 2pm



We suggest a minimum donation of £2

Charlton House Concerts are made possible by your generous donations.