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Past exhibitions

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Ever wondered what exhibitions happened at the Horniman before your visit? Browse through our past exhibitions and learn about what people have been able to see on display in the past.

Discover exhibitions and displays from the past as you browse this section, from Romanian dress styles to music from India, from displays about tents to modern taxidermy art.

This section is a work in progress.

Explore past Exhibitions:

Music Room

1993

This event marked the opening of the Music Room at the Horniman…

Greek Folk Art

1979

This travelling exhibition was advertised as the first exhhibition of Greek folk…

Carnival of Animals

1978

'Carnival of Animals' was an exhibition of instruments selected from the musical…