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Daily 10.30am - 5.30pm
from 17 January
until 12 April
Free display exploring the lives and experiences of Chinese migrants in the UK in the early 20th century, and their relationship with their homeland.
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
Saturday 7 FebruaryJoin local community groups for a fun family day with people newly arrived in the neighbourhood.
Wednesday 18 FebruaryCelebrate the year of the sheep with a day of family fun and crafts.
Thursday, 26 FebruaryA night of cutting-edge art installations, films and performances showcasing modern Chinese culture in the UK today.
16 January 2015
14 January 2015
9 January 2015
19 December 2014
17 December 2014
12 December 2014
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
12 January 2015
23 December 2014
1 December 2014
12 November 2014
1 November 2014
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