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Events

  • 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
  • Teacher Taster Evening

    A free evening for teachers. Learn about schools sessions, get hands on with museum objects and get free entry into the adults only Robot Zoo late.

    Free, ticketed

    Thursday, 2 March 2017

    • 5.00pm - 6.30pm
  • Robot Zoo Late

    Scientists, curators and artists explore human, animal and robot behaviour through talks, performances, fun and games, after-hours in the Museum.

    Tickets needed

    Thursday, 2 March 2017

    • 6:30pm - 9:30pm
  • Raise the Roof

    Raise the Roof is the Horniman Museum’s Choir-in-Residence.

    Fully booked

    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.