Saturday 2 July 2022

Horniman Museum and Gardens - What's On in July


Flower Power Family Rave with Big Fish Little Fish

Sunday 24 July, 2-6pm

Dance with family and friends in the Horniman Gardens surrounded by butterflies, bees and bubbles as Big Fish Little Fish return with a flower powered family rave.

Journey into sound from acid house to hip hop to drum and bass with famed London DJs. There’s also food, bars, craft activities, storytelling, face-painting and a quiz!

Outdoor Messy Play

Wednesdays until 20 July

For more family fun in the Gardens, come along to the weekly messy play sessions. Perfect for young children and adults who want to play and learn together outdoors, getting as messy as they dare!

Fantastic beasts

Cats and Dogs

Until 30 October 2022

Discover more about our favourite pets in this interactive exhibition for all the family. Put yourself in each animal’s paws and explore the role that they play in our world.

Free for Members

Butterfly House

Daily except 24 July

The specially-planted habitat is the perfect place to experience butterflies free-flying all around and to discover more about the life-cycle and behaviour of these fascinating creatures.

Free for Members

Animal Walk

Daily except 24 July

Meet the furry and feathered residents of our Animal Walk, and enjoy a close-up view of the goats, sheep, guinea pigs, chickens, alpacas, and rabbits such as Snowflake above.

Free, 12.30-4pm