This month in history

At 3.14pm on 10 August 1675, the first Astronomer Royal John Flamsteed laid the foundation stone of the new Royal Observatory in Greenwich.
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Royal Museum Greenwich Prints

Royal Museums Greenwich holds one of the most impressive art, photography and ship plan collections in the UK, spanning all eras and aspects of maritime and naval history. We are proud to be able to make a huge number of these images available as high-quality prints, canvases or cards.