The Royal Observatory, Greenwich, London founded in 1675. The site of the Prime Meridian as well as the origin of Greenwich Mean Time, now the Observatory's  historic buildings house a museum of astronomy, navigation and timekeeping as well as the Weller Galleries of modern astronomy and the award winning Peter Harrison Planetarium.

The Royal Observatory, Greenwich, London founded in The site of the Prime Meridian as well as the origin of Greenwich Mean Time, now the Observatory's historic buildings house a museum of astronomy, navigation and timekeeping as well as the Weller

Old stomping ground. Canary Wharf, view from Greenwich; by redsoxs_UK, via Flickr

From the Greenwich Observatory - Canary Wharf forms the backdrop for the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London, UK. Best way to get there is the ferry along the thames. Also close by is the Virgin Air Walk gondola across the thames

The Shops front of a traditional Pie, Mash and eels in Greenwich, London in 1890.

The Shops front of a traditional Pie, Mash and eels in King William Walk,Greenwich, London in 1890

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