From Saturday 20 March to Sunday 28 March 2010, a host of popular Greenwich attractions, cultural venues and restaurants are throwing open their doors and offering special discounts and promotions to local people. Greenwich council has teamed up with participating venues in Eltham, Greenwich and Woolwich to run events across the borough for nine days.
Watch out for offers and events including:
50% off entry to the Art Deco Eltham Palace.
Sample all 11 brews from local brewery Meantime at a free talk and tasting session at Well Hall Pleasaunce on Wednesday 24 March.
Live music and international stalls at the Festival of Food at Passey Place on Sunday 28 March.
2-for-1 tickets at London's Peter Harrison Planetarium.
2-for-1 tickets for Volpone and The Duchess of Malfi at Greenwich Theatre.
2-for-1 entry to The Fan Museum’s latest exhibition.
2-for-1 River Roamer tickets on Thames Clippers.
Lunch and dinner at special rates at many of Greenwich’s restaurants including Café Rouge, Novotel's Elements Restaurant, Devonport House's restaurant.
Comedy at Comedy on the Common with a special offer of two tickets for £10.
2-for-1 entry to the Thames Barrier Information Centre.
There will also be the chance to join discounted guided walks around the borough, exploring local themes and discovering new areas with Greenwich Tour Guides.
How to enjoy the offers?
All you need to take advantage of the special offers at participating venues is a copy of the Be a Local Tourist 2010 leaflet which you can download from the Council's website by clicking here.
For full terms and conditions plus location details, visit: www.greenwich.gov.uk/bealocaltourist