London Greenwich: Where Time Began

4.15 (46 ratings)
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Explore the Royal Borough of Greenwich, the home of time itself. At this border between east and west, you’ll embark on a fascinating journey through history: royal, maritime, and everything in between.

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  • Can be played on
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

  • During these hours
    Whole day

  • Languages


  • Discover some of the UK’s most historic pubs

  • See the famous Cutty Sark, a record-breaking clipper ship

  • Learn about the Prime Meridian and the history of time

  • Explore some of London’s most haunted spots


When you open up the mysterious envelope left by your great-aunt after her passing and discover a dusty old map, you cannot help but laugh. Is this another of her eccentric acts?

After opening it up and taking a closer look at the strange places marked on the paper, as well as the random number and scribbles dotted around, you identify several locations in Greenwich. Could this really lead to a treasure?

Still skeptical, you nevertheless decide to give it a go. The hunt begins NOW!

Experience's route

Starting point The Spanish Galleon
3 Crescent Arcade, London SE10 9EJ, UK
Finish point The Cutty Sark
Unnamed Road, London SE10 9LW, UK

Places you will visit


It will take you

55-85 mins

You will walk

2630 steps

Total distance

2 km

  • Best during the day
  • Instagrammable
  • Best for couples
  • Recommended activity for families
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14 Jun 2024

Ashley Whyte

28 Aug 2023

Cerys Gardener

22 Aug 2023

Will C

15 Aug 2023
brilliant locations. few spelling mistakes. really enjoyable. we also walked up to Greenwich observatory for the views and picture, this could be added? our fourth Questo

Cornel Dumitrescu

12 Apr 2023

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