Horniman Butterfly House
Throughout the year from 10am-5pm March to October / 10am-4pm November to February. Last admission 30 minutes before closing. See the website for seasonal opening times. Get up close with hundreds of beautiful butterflies in a tropical indoor garden. The specially-planted habitat is the perfect place to experience free-flying butterflies and discover amazing facts about the life-cycle and behaviour of these fascinating creatures.

Tickets: Adult £6, Child £6, Family (2 adults and 2 children) £15 [includes voluntary 10% Gift Aid donation which supports the work of the Horniman. Standard prices also available.]


British Wildlife Photography Awards 2017: Saturday 25 November 2017–Sunday 14 January 2018
An exhibition of over 100 photographs that showcase the beauty and diversity of wildlife in Britain. From action to pattern, the extraordinary images were all taken by talented photographers working in the UK ranging from established professionals to under-12s.

Regular Events

Horniman Farmers’ Market: Every Saturday, 9am-1.30pm
Visit the Horniman Farmers’ Market every Saturday to pick-up your weekly essentials direct from independent and local producers. Located in our glorious Gardens you will find stalls selling seasonal fruit and veg, artisan bread, organic meat and delicious hot food. We also have regular guest traders specialising in treats such as luxury chocolates, homemade jams and irresistible cakes. Free entry.

Library Open Day: First Sunday of each month, 10.30am–5.30pm
Sunday 3 December. Browse our library collections and see some of the library treasures. Free, drop in.

Hear it Live!: Tuesday 28 November, 3.30-4pm
Join us to hear a performance by Dušan Toroman, winner of the 2017 Broadwood-Horniman Harpsichord Competition. Dušan will play selections from his winning programme. Free.

For information on our regular family events and activities please go to www.horniman.ac.uk

Book at www.horniman.ac.uk or in person at the Museum. 

Horniman Members and Benefactors enjoy free, unlimited visits. Advance booking recommended.