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The Horniman Museum and Gardens' vision is to use our worldwide collections and the Gardens to encourage a wider appreciation of the World, its peoples and their cultures, and its environments 

Stephanie Hay

PR & Media Officer

Monday - Wednesday

Alison McKay

PR & Media Officer

Wednesday - Friday


020 8291 8166

Press releases and Listings

You can download press releases about the Horniman’s work, collections, exhibitions and events.
A listing of all our current events is available on our events pages.
To be added to our mailing list please contact us using the contact details above.


You can download a selection of images for media use.
Please ensure photographers are credited - credit details are included in file names.

Please contact us if you need images for specific events or exhibitions.


Many of the Horniman’s curators and experts are available for comment and interview, covering topics including marine biology, world cultures, gardening, the animal world and the history of music making and instruments. Find out more about our spokespeople.

Editorial filming and photography

To arrange editorial filming and photography featuring the Horniman’s work, exhibitions or collections, please complete our enquiry form and send it to press@horniman.ac.uk.

Location filming and photography

Please contact venuehire@horniman.ac.uk or 020 8291 8161 to arrange commercial filming and photography.

Find out more about our locations and spaces.

Image licensing

Please contact web@horniman.ac.uk to arrange image licensing for non-media use (eg. books, products, etc).

Photography for personal use

Visitors are welcome to photograph and film in the Museum and Gardens on a small scale for personal use. See the Planning Your Visit pages for more information.