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Time to help
There’s never been a more important time to support the Horniman. We rely on your generous support to ensure we can shape a positive future for generations to come.
The Museum and Gardens are free to visit
There is a charge to visit the Aquarium, Butterfly House, and some of our events and exhibitions.
Opening Hours
Museum: 10am - 5.30pm.
Butterfly House: 10.30am - 4pm.

Gardens: 7.15am (8am on Sunday and Bank Holidays) - 8.50pm. Open daily.
Horniman Museum and Gardens
100 London Road
Forest Hill
London
SE23 3PQ
How to find us
Forest Hill is on the London Overground, is 15 minutes from London Bridge by train, and is served by lots of buses.
Cafe and Kiosks
Our Café and kiosks are open, serving a fresh and delicious range of takeaway snacks, treats, and hot & cold drinks.

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"Thank you for the lovely place that is the Horniman. We so enjoy it!!”
Anna, Horniman Member

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