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Activities are free, drop-in and open to everyone.

Queuing may be necessary during busy periods.

About this event

Join us for a day of the Horniman’s favourite summer activities and events.

See a Punch and Judy show, meet the owls from JAMBS Owls and listen to stories inspired by our collections and gardens.

  • 10.30am - 3.30pm - JAMBS Owls. Come and meet some of JAMBS parliament of owls, including visitor-friendly barn owls, eagle owls and many more.
  • 11am, 1pm and 2.45pm - Punch and Judy. Every summer we welcome back 'Professor' John Styles for his popular Punch and Judy show.
  • 11am - 12.30pm and 1.15pm - 2.45pm - Museum Notebooks. Join our Art and Craft tutor to make your very own Museum Notebook and then take it into the Galleries and enjoy a variety of fun activities.
  • 11.30am, 1.30pm and 3pm - Miss Horniman's Story Tour. Mr Horniman's daughter Annie wants to take you on a journey to discover some fascinating stories from the Horniman's past.