Greenwich Heritage Centre

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Greenwich Heritage Centre: Exhibition displays Royal Arsenal and the Royal Woolwich Dockyard by looking across 400 years of history from Henry VIII to modern times. Also hands-on allowing the visitor to see and hear aspects of the Arsenals history and to look at objects relating to the site and its activities.

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How to get here

London underground

Jubilee Line to North Greenwich, then 15-minute bus ride to Woolwich (161, 422, 472) to stops A & B.


Routes 472, 161, 96, 180 stop in Plumstead Road outside the Royal Arsenal. Bus routes 53, 54, 422, 380 stop in Woolwich town centre, five minutes' walk away from the Heritage Centre.


From the west & north:
From the Blackwall Tunnel (A12/A102) take the A206 to Woolwich. When you reach the Woolwich Ferry round-a-bout go straight across (A206 sign posted for Plumstead) and along Woolwich High street. Go straight across the next round-a-bout (A206 Beresford St). After a few hundred metres on the left the Royal Arsenal site begins. Take the slip road off Plumstead Rd (A206) on the left into Arsenal Way. Turn left into Duke of Wellington Ave and left at the end (just before the barrier to pedestrian area) into the car park (opposite Cartridge Place). Museum Visitor Parking is in the centre of the car park.

From the south:
Take the A205 to Woolwich Ferry round-a-bout and turn right into Woolwich High St (A206) and follow directions as above.

From the East:
From Duke of Wellington Avenue turn right into Carriage Street, then left into Hopton Road, left into Chatham Close and left into Cartridge Place - go through the barrier across Duke Wellington avenue and into the Visitor Car park straight ahead.

From the West:
Whilst the temporary road closure is in place there will also be access via the western end of the Royal Arsenal site via Warren Lane - enter through Warren Lane Gate, go through the gate into the pedestrian area, go straight ahead and through a further gate then turn right into the Visitor Car park.


Opening times:
--9:00 AM - 5:00 PM9:00 AM - 5:00 PM9:00 AM - 5:00 PM9:00 AM - 5:00 PM9:00 AM - 5:00 PM




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Address: Greenwich Heritage Centre, Artillery Square, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, Middlesex, SE18 4DX, UK
Phone: +44 20 8854 2452

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