Peter Harrison Planetarium
The Peter Harrison Planetarium at the Royal Observatory provides a versatile modern venue for evening events, with its striking architecture, contemporary lines, and abundant light.
EVENTS AT THE PETER HARRISON PLANETARIUM
For product launches and award ceremonies that require a high-rise clientele, why not go for the stars? When it comes to looking to the heavens nothing beats the Peter Harrison Planetarium at The Royal Observatory.
The stunning cobbled courtyard boasts one of the best panoramic views in London and is home of the Prime Meridian Line. The Harrison marine chronometers are some of the most famous timekeeping pieces in the world, making it the perfect space to launch luxury timeless brands and timekeeping pieces.
WHAT PAYNE & GUNTER BRING TO THE PETER HARRISON PLANETARIUM
The Payne & Gunter approach means that no two events are ever the same. Our emphasis on working with you to create an exceptional experience truly makes us stand out in English hospitality. Dinners and receptions are served in the main foyer, although the courtyard is perfect for guests to enjoy the warm summer evenings.
GETTING TO YOUR EVENT AT THE PETER HARRISON PLANETARIUM
Here are the location details to make it easier for you to find The Peter Harrison Planetarium, whether you’re coming to take a look around or get the party started:
The Peter Harrison Planetarium Royal Observatory, Blackheath Ave, London SE10 8XJ
Conveniently located in Zone 2, The Planetarium is just a short journey from Canary Wharf, the Excel Centre and Central London with excellent connections from DLR, mainline rail stations and river boats.
The most leisurely way to travel to Greenwich is by river. A cruise from Westminster, Embankment or Tower Hill will take 30 minutes. Guests can enjoy a drinks reception on route, while taking in spectacular views of London landmarks.
The DLR links Canary Wharf, Tower Gateway, Bank and Custom House for Excel to Cutty Sark and Greenwich DLR stations. Bank to Cutty Sark takes approximately 20 minutes, while Canary Wharf to Cutty Sark is only 9 minutes.
There are several direct train services from London Bridge to Greenwich Station and Maze Hill, which take between 10 and 20 minutes.
Most venues have coach drop-off locations. There are limited car parking spaces at the Museum that can be requested pre-event, as well as several public car parks.