The Horniman Museum

Short newspaper note about the number of visitors to the Horniman Museum for the week ending on Wednesday, January 27th (unknown year). The total number was 360, divided between Saturday with 196 visitors, and Wednesday with 164 visitors. In his report, R. Quick (curator of the Horniman Museum) gives the following figures: 42,808 visitors for the past year, with the Museum being open for 110 days that year.

Collection Information

These objects are only a part of our collections, of which there are more than 350,000 objects. This information comes from our collections database. Some of this is incomplete and there may be errors. This part of the website is also still under construction, so there may be some fields repeated or incorrectly formatted information.

The database sometimes uses language taken from historical documents to help research, which may now appear outdated and even offensive. The database also includes information on objects that are considered secret or sacred by some communities.

If you have any further information about objects in our collections or can suggest corrections to our information, please contact us: enquiry@horniman.ac.uk