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Explore the Collections




Learn about our world-class collections and discover information about world cultures, music, different species and the natural environment we all share.

There is more that unites us than divides us, and this can clearly be seen when looking at the 350,000 or so objects in the Horniman collections.

Search the collections online, read about species, specimens, people and places, and find stories about who we are, how we live and the natural world.

Browse the collections

We have thousands of items in our collection. Here are just 8 of them.


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