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Become a member of the Horniman Museum and Gardens and enjoy a year of inspiration, surprise and enjoyment at our wonderful family-friendly Museum and Gardens.

By joining as a member, you will not only receive some fantastic benefits and will also be directly supporting the care of our collections and Gardens. 

Join today from just £29 and receive:

  • Free entry to Aquarium

    Enjoy free, unlimited entry to our much-loved Aquarium, an underwater oasis.

  • Free entry to Butterfly House

    Enjoy free tickets to Butterfly House in our indoor tropical garden.

  • Free entry to Exhibitions

    Explore the world with free, unlimited entry to our exhibitions.

  • 10% discount at the shop

    Bring some of the Horniman’s magic home with you with a 10% discount in our shop.

  • Free quarterly e-newsletter

    Learn more about what's happening at the Horniman and be the first to hear about upcoming members' events.

  • Enjoy exclusive members' offers and events*

    Recieve invitations to a wide range of events, including exhibition private views and special curator talks.

How to join Horniman Members

You can join Horniman Members online by using the links on this page, or by visiting the Ticket Desk at the Horniman.

  • Save £5 if you pay annually by Direct Debit
    Download the form on the right, and either post to us or bring to the Ticket Desk.
  • Remember all children under 3 go free throughout the museum.

Gift Membership

A Horniman Membership is the perfect gift at any time of year.

By giving a Membership, you will be treating someone special to a whole year of exhibitions, events and special offers as well as supporting the Museum and Gardens for many years to come.

To buy a gift membership by card please call the Membership Office on 020 8291 8169**, email members@horniman.ac.uk** or purchase by cash or card at the Information Desk next time you visit us. 

**The Membership office is open Monday – Friday 10.00am to 5.00pm. Please allow 10 working days for delivery.

Want to know more?

For more information about Horniman Members, contact us by emailing members@horniman.ac.uk or calling 020 8291 8169. 

*Members' Events

The Horniman hosts a selection of members-only events, including exclusive family workshops, exhibition private views and special talks with curators.

Browse our What's On calendar, follow the links on the right or look out for new invitations in your quarterly members' newsletter.