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Daily 10.30am - 5.30pm
We need to raise £9,500 in just eight weeks to mount an exhibition by artist Mark Fairnington - and we need your help!
And in return for your generous support, you'll get great rewards through Art Happens.
from 14 February
until 1 November
Explore the wonderful world of plants on a massive scale.
This interactive exhibition brings visitors up close to all kinds of fantastic plant life.
Members go free
Until 6 September 2015
Anthropology and photography exhibitions exploring Romanian folk art and the lives of contemporary Romanians in London.
Become a member of the Horniman Museum and Gardens and enjoy a year of inspiration, surprise and enjoyment.
Members enjoy free entry to all exhibitions and the Aquarium, as well as a 10% discount in the shop and other exclusive offers and events.
The Horniman Museum and Gardens is a charity and relies on your support to continue our work.Support us through a membership and enjoy a year of inspiration, surprise and enjoyment. Join today from just £24
Tuesday, 28 AprilLive performance on our 1772 Kirckman harpsichord in the Music Gallery on the last Tuesday of each month.
Saturday, 2 May
Join our bird expert for an early morning tour of the Horniman Gardens to identify the many bird songs in the dawn chorus.
Thursday, 14 May
Evening event for adults only with music, art, tours, food, drink and more - discover how flora and fauna are inspiring contemporary artists.
15 April 2015
30 March 2015
20 March 2015
16 March 2015
13 March 2015
7 March 2015
The Horniman is an inspiring, surprising, family-friendly, free attraction in South London’s Forest Hill.
As well as museum galleries, we have 16 acres of Gardens and an acclaimed Aquarium to explore.
See what there is to discover
Browse and search our collections online, with objects covering Natural History, Anthropology and Musical Instruments, as well as species from our Gardens and Aquarium. Explore the highlights and see how our visitors have tagged our objects
17 April 2015
9 April 2015
11 March 2015
1 March 2015
20 February 2015
Take a magical journey through rivers, seas and oceans in the Horniman’s highly acclaimed Aquarium.
Fifteen exhibits showcase aquatic environments around the globe, from the British coast to Fijian coral reefs.
Buy your tickets online
We're currently working on two major collections reviews. Collections People Stories project is looking at the Anthropology Collections, while our Natural History specimens are being reviewed with Bioblitz.
Find out more about these projects
Take a look at some amazing clothing and accessories from around the world in our slideshow story to celebrate Forest Hill Fashion Week 2014.
Deputy Keeper of Anthropology Fiona Kerlogue looks forward to a new exhibition.
Bronwen Harries explores Southern Sudan through the eyes of 1930s anthropologist Edward Evans-Pritchard.
100 London RoadForest HillLondon SE23 3PQ020 8699 1872