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Daily 10.30am - 5.30pm
Tempt Your Taste Buds with a Tea Trail Around London
Explore tea in London through three unique trails with Tea Trail London, a new web app from the Horniman.
· Tea Through Time
· World Tea Tastes
· Taking Afternoon Tea
Discover a beautiful underwater world with our innovative coral sexual reproductive research project, run by the Horniman Aquarium along with international partners.
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Saturday 31 October and Sunday 1 November
Bandstand terrace and gardens
Take part in our Halloween costume parade, enjoy spooky storytelling, handle creepy creatures, shop at our fine food and arts stalls, and more
Thursday, 12 November
A night of secrets awaits...
Enjoy covert prohibition performances, underground cabaret acts, artist talks about our secret stores as well as a trail through our hidden Horniman, food, drinks and object handling.
Over 18s only
Monday 26 October - Sunday 1 November
Discover fun family activities including Extraordinary Owls, Javanese Theatre, the Horniman Halloween Fair and much more. Events take place across our gardens and galleries throughout the week
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Support us through a membership and enjoy a year of inspiration, surprise and discovery. Join today from just £24See our Exclusive Members' Events
Every Saturday morning
Locally sourced weekly farmers' market selling a variety of produce, hot food and more in our Gardens.
Thursay 12 November Enjoy covert prohibition performances, underground cabaret acts, artist talks about our secret stores and more.
6 October 2015
2 October 2015
28 September 2015
24 September 2015
The Horniman is an inspiring, surprising, family-friendly, free attraction in South London’s Forest Hill.
As well as museum galleries, we have 16 acres of Gardens and an acclaimed Aquarium to explore.
See what there is to discover
Revealing the secrets inside the Horniman Merman and the surprising history behind the mysterious 'mermaids' in museum collections.
Discover a selection of our very own World Cups.
7 September 2015
23 July 2015
9 June 2015
19 May 2015
15 May 2015
Take a magical journey through rivers, seas and oceans in the Horniman’s highly acclaimed Aquarium.
Fifteen exhibits showcase aquatic environments around the globe, from the British coast to Fijian coral reefs.
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We're currently working on two major collections reviews. Collections People Stories project is looking at the Anthropology Collections, while our Natural History specimens are being reviewed with Bioblitz.
Find out more about these projects
Browse and search our collections online, with objects covering Natural History, Anthropology and Musical Instruments, as well as species from our Gardens and Aquarium. Explore the highlights and see how our visitors have tagged our objects
The Horniman Museum and Gardens is a charity. Find our how you can support us in a number of ways.
100 London RoadForest HillLondon SE23 3PQ020 8699 1872