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Booking information

Please note the change to Tuesdays below.

On Tuesdays: The Horniman will be open from 10am. Session times are the same. However, on Tuesdays session passes for the first two sessions will be available from the Museum entrance at 10am. The first 30 children waiting at the entrance to the Hands on Base at 12pm will be admitted into the third session.

On Wednesdays: Session passes for the first two sessions are available from the Gardens Pavilion at 10.30am. The first 30 children waiting at the entrance to the Pavilion at 12pm will be admitted into the third session.
Please note this activity will not be running on the following dates:
8 February
14 February
15 February
4 April
5 April
11 April
12 April
10 May

About this event

Lively sessions for under 5s and their parents or carers.

Activities change every week, with creative play, enchanting stories from around the world, simple art and craft, songs, outdoor play (Muddy Bees) and a whole lot of Horniman fun, created with very young children and their carers in mind.

Further information on Muddy Bees:

In this outdoor play session, you can explore and experiment with earth and water, play with old pots and pans and collect natural objects to decorate your amazing mud pie creations.  

Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times and it is advised that children and adults are dressed appropriately for this activity.  

Muddy Bees takes place on:

  • Tuesday 25 April
  • Tuesday 23 May