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Events

  • Raise the Roof

    Come and sing songs from jazz to gospel, from old crooners to contemporary pop. We welcome everyone – all you need are vocal cords!

    Booking needed

    Every Thursday from 29 September 2016 to 8 December 2016
    (Except 27 October 2016)

    • 7pm - 9pm
  • Horniman Farmers' Market

    Our weekly Farmers’ Market sells seasonal fruit and veg, artisan bread, organic meat, hot food and more from independent and local producers.

    Free

    Every Saturday morning

    • 9am - 1.30pm
  • Hands On Base: Family Activities

    Discover the collections that make the Horniman special! Explore and touch things from African masks to sharks jaws in our Hands On Base.

    Free, ticketed

    Select Saturdays throughout the year

    • 11.00am - 11.30am
    • 11.45am - 12.15pm
    • 12.30pm - 1pm
  • Art Makers

    Have fun with art skills and exciting techniques to create something fabulous to take home inspired by the Horniman’s collections or seasonal celebrations.

    Buy on day

    Select Saturdays throughout the year

    • 1.30pm - 2.15pm
    • 2.45pm - 3.30pm
  • Busy Bees

    Join lively sessions for Under 5s, including storytelling, art and craft and outdoor play.

    Free, ticketed

    Every Tuesday & Wednesday from 4 October 2016 to 14 December 2016
    (Except 12 October 2016, 25 October 2016, 26 October 2016, 2 November 2016)

    • 10.30am - 11am
    • 11.15am - 11.45am
    • 12pm - 12.30pm

Exhibitions

  • Free

    • 26 November 2016
    • 15 January 2017
    • Temporary Exhibition Space

    European Wildlife Photographer of the Year

    This exhibition features all the winning photographs in the European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 competition.

  • Free

    • 22 October 2016
    • 01 May 2017
    • Natural History Gallery

    Memorial. A Tribute to Taxidermy

    Ethical taxidermist Jazmine Miles-Long challenges ideas and perceptions with pieces inspired by the Horniman collection.

  • Free

    • 02 July 2016
    • 08 January 2017
    • Gallery Square

    Fauna Brazil

    This photographic display by João Marcos Rosa showcases the incredible wildlife of Brazil.