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Events

  • Members' Exclusive: Busy Bees

    Join us for Busy Bees, one of the Horniman’s most popular family activities in collaboration with the Horniman Members.

    Free booking

    Wednesday 22 February 2017

    • 09:45 - 10:15
  • Busy Bees

    Join lively sessions for under 5s, including storytelling, art and craft and outdoor play (Muddy Bees). Change on Tuesdays: The Horniman will be open from 10am. Session times are the same but please queue at the entrance to the Hands On Base on Tuesday.

    Free, ticketed

    Select Tuesdays and Wednesday throughout the year

    • 10.30am - 11am
    • 11.15am - 11.45am
    • 12pm - 12.30pm
  • Music Matters! 2017

    Join a group of adult music-lovers who meet every week at the Museum to listen to music and learn about musical traditions inspired by the Horniman collections.

    Free, drop in

    Every Thursday from 9 February 2017 to 30 March 2017
    (Except 16 February 2017)

    • 3pm - 4.30pm
  • 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 5 January 2017 to 16 March 2017
    (Except 16 February 2017)

    • 7pm - 9pm

Exhibitions

  • Tickets needed

    • 11 February 2017
    • 29 October 2017
    • Temporary Exhibition Space

    The Robot Zoo

    Where amazing animals are recreated in robot form to reveal their inner workings.

  • Free

    • 11 February 2017
    • 23 April 2017
    • Gallery Square

    Celebrating Ganesha

    A fascinating display featuring an extraordinary Ganesha sculpture from the British Museum.

  • 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.