HMS Bulwark arrives in Greenwich
The spectacular flagship vessel of the Royal Navy sailed through Docklands before mooring at Greenwich Pier on Wednesday afternoon.
HMS Bulwark's visit is part of the celebration of the 350th anniversary of the Royal Marines.
The ship is 176 metres long and can carry over 400 troops and 67 vehicles.
Free tours have been offered to Greenwich residents on Saturday and Sunday but are now longer available due to "exceptional demand".
For details on how to take advantage of cancellations click here.
There will also be activities around the Old Royal Naval College's grounds.
Hms bulwark had arrived at greenwich pic.twitter.com/rw3eAcJRLD— On The Thames (@ThamesPics) May 28, 2014
HMS Bulwark is moored in Greenwich until after the weekend. Here she is arriving this lunchtime. Big ship. BIG. pic.twitter.com/VUkmLP5vGh— Visit Greenwich (@VisitGreenwich) May 28, 2014