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Events

  • Lewisham Healthy Walks

    Join our weekly walk around the gardens with Lewisham Healthy Walks. Once a month we host a walk and talk event for participants where you can stay after the walk to meet museum staff and learn a bit more about the work we do. Click on the title above for further details.

    • 11.00am - 11.45am
    Free, drop in
  • Music Matters

    Part of Learn Create Explore, our new programme of adult workshops and courses.
    A relaxed ten week course, suitable for all. Listen to and discuss Western Classical music led by tutors keen to share their knowledge and love of Classical music with you.

    • 2.30pm - 4.30pm
    Book now
  • Raise the Roof - Thursdays

    Part of Learn Create Explore, our new programme of adult workshops and courses.
    Come and sing songs from jazz to gospel, from old crooners to contemporary pop, from cultures across the world. We welcome everyone – all you need are vocal chords!

    • 7pm - 9pm
    Book now

Exhibitions

  • Whisper of the Stars: Traditional Life in Arctic Siberia

    Stunning photographic exhibition portraying the traditional life of indigenous peoples across the remote Russian Arctic.

    • 08 March 2014
    • 07 September 2014
    • Balcony Gallery
    Free
  • Extremes

    Our new family friendly exhibition offers budding explorers the chance to find out how animals and plants survive in extreme environments.

    Get up close to some extreme animals, try to keep up with the drinking speed of a camel, or see how much fat you have compared to a seal.

    • 15 February 2014
    • 02 November 2014
    • Temporary Exhibition Space
    Book now
  • The Art of Harmony

    With musical instruments on loan from the V&A and the Horniman, The Art of Harmony explores traditions of Western classical music and instruments as makers of music, works of art and emblems of social status.

    • 26 March 2011
    • 01 September 2014
    • Balcony Gallery
    Free
  • OBJECT in FOCUS: Figures from the Roof of the World

    Special temporary display in the Centenary Gallery of 16 Tibetan figures, as part of the Object in Focus series.

    • 12 April 2014
    • 22 June 2014
    • Centenary Gallery
    Free
  • OBJECT in FOCUS: Descant Recorders

    Special temporary display on the Balcony Gallery of descant recorders, as part of the Object in Focus series.

    • 07 March 2014
    • 30 May 2014
    • Balcony Gallery
    Free