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A cream stone building with an arched frontage. Next to it on the right is a tower made of the same stone, with a clock in the top. In front of the camera are green and purple plants. The sky is blue and there are some clouds.

Step in and explore the world from global cultures to natural wonders.

Support us during closures
Every day we are closed means that we lose income needed to feed and care for our animals and fish, and to continue to maintain our gardens which remain open to the public.
Opening Hours
The Museum is currently closed.

The Gardens are open from 7.15 am (Monday to Saturday) or 8am (Sunday and Bank Holidays) until 8.50pm.
How to find us
Forest Hill is on the London Overground, is 15 minutes from London Bridge by train, and is served by lots of buses.
Horniman Museum and Gardens
100 London Road
Forest Hill
SE23 3PQ
The Horniman Gardens are free to visit
The Museum, Animal Walk and Butterfly House remain closed.
Our Cafe
Our cafe is currently closed.

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