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Daily 10.30am - 5.30pm
Opening 4 October 2014
Exhibitions exploring Romanian folk art and the lives of contemporary Romanians in London.
We're asking our followers to share their memories of the Museum and Gardens with the hashtag #HornimanMemories.
Our favourite three memories will win a year's membership, so you can carry on making more memories at the Horniman.
Explore the Horniman’s thought provoking collection of relics from the Anglo-Afghan Wars with journalist Zia Shahreyar and historian Bijan Omrani.
Tickets £5 each, over 18s only.
Sat 25 & Sun 26 October
10.30am - 4pm
Go on a spooky trail, find goodies in our special arts and crafts market, join in Bandstand fun and enjoy some Halloween-themed food
Become a member of the Horniman Museum and Gardens and enjoy a year of inspiration, surprise and enjoyment.
Members enjoy free entry to all exhibitions and the Aquarium, as well as a 10% discount in the shop and other exclusive offers and events.
Until 2 November 2014
Our family friendly exhibition offers budding explorers the chance to find out how animals and plants survive in extreme environments.
We are the Horniman Museum and Gardens, an inspiring, surprising, family-friendly, free attraction in South London’s Forest Hill.
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Saturday 4 OctoberA one-day course from the Mammal Society.
4 & 5 OctoberJoin us to celebrate the launch of our new exhibition.
Thursday 9 OctoberExplore objects from the stores.
30 September 2014
24 September 2014
19 September 2014
16 September 2014
15 September 2014
Take a magical journey through rivers, seas and oceans in the Horniman’s highly acclaimed Aquarium.
Our fifteen exhibits showcase aquatic environments from around the globe, ranging from the British coastline to Fijian coral reefs.
Buy your tickets online
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.
26 September 2014
17 September 2014
5 September 2014
1 September 2014
7 August 2014
The Horniman Museum and Gardens is a charity - we rely on your support to continue our work and special projects.Support us through a membership and enjoy a year of inspiration, surprise and enjoyment. Join today from just £20
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
Follow this trail to discover 12 unique and varied sundials at the Horniman, 11 of which can be seen in the Gardens.
Professor Peter Riviere reflects on the cultural and historical importance of a selection of our objects from Guyana.
Take a look at some amazing clothing and accessories from around the world in our slideshow story to celebrate Forest Hill Fashion Week 2014.
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