Friday 1 December 2017

Horniman Museum and Gardens - What's On for Adults in December

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Christmas Market
Thursday 7 December, 5.30-9.30pm

Enjoy a late night shopping experience at the Horniman.

Pick-up perfect presents ranging from beautiful accessories to organic skincare products from dozens of local designers and makers, and enjoy some craft beer as the London Brewers’ Market take over the Conservatory.

To get you in the festive spirit there will also be live DJs, choir performances and food in the Horniman Café.

Free entry
Peeking red fox in grass
British Wildlife Photography Awards 2017
Until Sunday 14 January

Our new exhibition of extraordinary British wildlife photography is now open. Enjoy images celebrating the natural beauty and variety of life in Britain in categories ranging from Animal Behaviour to Urban Wildlife. Make sure you also vote for your favourite when you visit the exhibition! Find out more.


Exhibition organised by British Wildlife Photography Awards.
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Gift Membership

Treat someone to a whole year of unlimited entry to the Butterfly House, Aquarium and temporary exhibitions as well as exclusive events and offers with a Horniman Gift Membership.

Your gift will also help us continue to care for and share our collections and gardens for many years to come.

To purchase a Gift Membership in time for Christmas please contact the Horniman Members' Office by 5pm on Friday 15 December:
020 8291 8169

Gift Memberships can also be purchased from the Ticket Desk during usual opening hours.
Horniman Gardens in the snow
Seasonal opening hours

Over the festive period the Museum is open daily 10am–5.30pm except 24–26 December when it is closed. The Gardens will be closed on 25 December only but please check the website for daily opening and closing times.

The Museum and Gardens are open as usual from 27 December and into the New Year.

The Horniman Farmers' Market will take a break on 30 December and 6 January and will re-open on 13 January.