The Blue Badge

East London Guides

Old Royal Observatory

This is an interior visit

Greenwich Planetarium

Built by Sir Christopher Wren for King Charles II, ORO contains a comprehensive collection of astronomical instruments, including John Harrison's chronometers and several telescopes. Home of Greenwich Mean Time.

A bronze-coloured cone, topped with a lens of reflective glass, designed by Allies & Morrison, opening May 2007. There is also the old Planetarium building.

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