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Booking is now open for our Butterfly House.
11 February - 29 October 2017Where amazing animals are recreated in robot form to reveal their inner workings.
9 July - 3 Sept 2017This summer we are bringing the sights and sounds of South Asia to south east London with a season of incredible events and exhibitions.
Become a member of the Horniman Museum and Gardens.
Members enjoy free entry to The Robot Zoo and the Aquarium, as well as other exclusive offers and events.
Enjoy inspiration and discovery for you, a friend or your whole family.
Locally sourced farmers' market.
Wednesdays in August Explore and celebrate India with us
Sunday 3 September A fun day of activities inspired by popular South Asian festivals
22 August 2017
15 August 2017
14 August 2017
11 August 2017
Did you know that 60% of the world's coral reefs may die within the next 20 years? Help us turn the tide. Donate to Project Coral
Revealing the secrets inside the Horniman Merman and the history of 'mermaids' in museum collections.
Meet some of the pioneering women associated with the Horniman and its collections.
What can documentation tell us about Captain Scott, Ernest Shackleton and their voyages?
10 August 2017
3 August 2017
2 August 2017
31 July 2017
Explore the worlds of rivers, seas and oceans from around the globe in the Horniman’s Aquarium.
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Two galleries are now closed as work is underway on an exciting new redisplay of our Anthropology collections.
Find out more about the work and how it will affect your visit
Browse and search our online collectionsExplore the highlights and see how our visitors have tagged our objects
The Horniman Museum and Gardens is a charity. Find out the different ways you can support us.
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