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Daily 10.30am-5.30pm
 
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£6 (Adults), £3 (Children), £15 (Family), FREE (Children under 3)
 

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Amazon AdventureTake the family on an Amazon Adventure at the Horniman Museum where their latest temporary exhibition gives visitors an insight into the world's largest and most biologically diverse river. Filled with hands-on experiences, the exhibition features live stingrays and tetras, and you can experience the simulated zap of an electric eel as an example of the 'vicious fishes' which inhabit the Amazon river. Exotic plants, colourful displays and scientific research reveal the world of the mysterious pink dolphins, piranhas and anacondas while examining the environmental dangers facing the Amazon.

 

About Horniman Museum

Victorian tea trader Frederick John Horniman collected specimens and artefacts from his travels around the world in the 1860's. His personal collection became the foundation of the Horniman Museum, which is now housed in a Charles Harrison Townsend-designed building. Horniman's original collection included natural history specimens, cultural artefacts and musical instruments. More about Horniman Museum

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London Events 2017

Discover what's on in London 2017 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2017 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Events near Amazon Adventure

Near Amazon Adventure
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ongoing
The Robot Zoo
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 11th February to 29th October 2017
Amazon Adventure, 100 London Road, SE23 | Same location as Amazon Adventure
The Robot Zoo, which had a successful UK debut here in 2009, returns to the Horniman to give us an up close and personal view on ...More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Pani
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 20th May to 26th November 2017 - 10am-5.30pm
Amazon Adventure, 100 London Road, SE23 | Same location as Amazon Adventure
...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Tamasha: Indian Summer Garden Party
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: Sunday 9th July 2017 - 12.01pm-5.30pm
Amazon Adventure, 100 London Road, SE23 | Same location as Amazon Adventure
Attractions & Museums, Tourist Attraction....More
 
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Amazon Adventure

Near Amazon Adventure
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bussey Building
London > Entertainment >
133 Rye Lane, SE15 | 2 miles from Amazon Adventure
Once an industrial powerhouse, one of the premier cricket bat makers in the country and an air raid shelter during the Second World War, the historic ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hootananny Brixton
London > Entertainment > Pubs
95 Effra Road, SW2 | 2.5 miles from Amazon Adventure
Hootananny Brixton is the sister venue to one of the Scottish Highlands' most successful venues, Hootananny in Inverness. Revamped and refurbished, it's fast-establishing itself as one ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jack Studio Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
410 Brockley Road, SE4 | 25 minutes from Amazon Adventure
The Jack Studio Theatre (formerly known as Brockley Jack Theatre) is a welcoming 50-seat fringe theatre in Brockley - so welcoming that it won the public ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Amazon Adventure

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Amazon Adventure
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Horniman Museum
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
100 London Road, SE23 | Same location as Amazon Adventure
Victorian tea trader Frederick John Horniman collected specimens and artefacts from his travels around the world in the 1860's. His personal collection became the foundation of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Horniman Aquarium
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Horniman Museum, 100 London Road, Forest Hill, SE23 | Same location as Amazon Adventure
The basement aquarium at The Horniman follows a long history of marine life at the museum. Sealife has been on display here since 1903 when the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 | 23 minutes from Amazon Adventure
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Amazon Adventure

The best shops and markets near Amazon Adventure
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rye Books
London > Shopping > Books
45 Upland Road, SE22 | 23 minutes from Amazon Adventure
Lovely local independent bookshop in East Dulwich Rye Books sells fiction, children's books, art and design, and tomes on travel as well as hard-to-find books, gifts ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
149 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 24 minutes from Amazon Adventure
This East Dulwich branch of Moxon's fishmongers in Lordship Lane is a friendly shop stocking ethically sourced fish and is regarded as one of the best ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hope and Greenwood
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
20 Northcross Road, SE22 | 24 minutes from Amazon Adventure
Excellent ice cream in the summer and a delicious-looking Christmas window in the winter are the kind of thing that make this candy shop a special ... More
 
 
 
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What are the best dining options near Amazon Adventure London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barcelona Tapas Bar y Restaurante
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
481 Lordship Lane, Dulwich, SE22 | 7 minutes from Amazon Adventure
Spanish cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Herne Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Forest Hill Road, East Dulwich, SE22 | 16 minutes from Amazon Adventure
Sister pub to The Palmerston on Lordship Lane, The Herne Tavern is quite a different offering and is ideally suited to families with its large outdoor ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Babur Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
119 Brockley Rise, Forest Hill, SE23 | 18 minutes from Amazon Adventure
North Indian cuisine. Booking advised on weekends. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Amazon Adventure

Near Amazon Adventure
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Music Everything Ltd
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Parchmore Place, CR7 | 3.1 miles from Amazon Adventure
This popular, affordable music school delivers short and intensive part time courses in music production/technology, sound engineering, vocal techniques and keyboard/guitar/dj skills. They also have studios to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 3.3 miles from Amazon Adventure
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 3.6 miles from Amazon Adventure
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Amazon Adventure

Amazon Adventure gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Peckham Rye Common
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Peckham Rye, SE15 | 27 minutes from Amazon Adventure
Peckham Rye combines the Park and Common providing a large green space for sports, sun bathing, families and ducks. Notable aspects include ornamental gardens - ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crystal Palace Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Thicket Road, Penge, SE20 | 28 minutes from Amazon Adventure
Although Sir Joseph Paxton's Crystal Palace - first erected in Hyde Park for the Great Exhibition of 1851 and moved here a couple of years ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Herne Hill Velodrome
London > Leisure >
Burbage Road, SE24 | 29 minutes from Amazon Adventure
One of the oldest cycling tracks in the world, the Herne Hill Velodrome was built way back in 1891 and still hosts regular training for local ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Amazon Adventure

The best pubs near London Amazon Adventure.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wood House
London > Nightlife > Pubs
39 Sydenham Hill, SE26 | 15 minutes from Amazon Adventure
Located in Dulwich, just next to Sydenham Woods, The Wood House emerged from a major revamp in 2015 with a conservatory-style ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Herne Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Forest Hill Road, East Dulwich, SE22 | 16 minutes from Amazon Adventure
Sister pub to The Palmerston on Lordship Lane, The Herne Tavern is quite a different offering and is ideally suited to families with its large outdoor ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown & Greyhound
London > Nightlife > Pubs
73 Dulwich Village, SE21 | 23 minutes from Amazon Adventure
The Crown & Greyhound in Dulwich Village (also known as 'The Dog') is a large pub - really, it's an amalgamation of two: The Crown and ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Amazon Adventure

Amazon Adventure clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Champagne + Fromage
London > Nightlife > Bars
10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW9 | 2.7 miles from Amazon Adventure
Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles founders, Maud Fierobe and Stefano Frigerio, can be found ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brixton Beach
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Popes Road, Brixton, SW9 | 2.7 miles from Amazon Adventure
Each summer, Londoners can enjoy the charms of the seaside without leaving the city at the rooftop Brixton Beach . I nspired by the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ritzy Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 2.7 miles from Amazon Adventure
This funky little jazz bar is one of South London's hidden delights. Don't worry about the depressingly empty pub section you can see from the street. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Amazon Adventure

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Amazon Adventure.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Laban
London > Business > Venue Hire
Creekside, Deptford, SE8 | 3.1 miles from Amazon Adventure
Tate Modern architects Herzog & de Meuron went for a shimmering, plastic-clad building when tasked with designing the Laban building, a place where excellence in contemporary ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Old Royal Naval College
London > Business > Venue Hire
Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College, 2, Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, SE10 | 3.6 miles from Amazon Adventure
The Old Royal Naval College was built on the site of the Tudor Palace in Greenwich in which Henry VIII and Elizabeth I were born. William ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 23 minutes from Amazon Adventure
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
 
 
 

Horniman Museum events

 
The Robot ZooThe Robot ZooThe Robot ZooThe Robot Zoo, which had a successful UK debut here in 2009, returns to the Horniman to give us an up close and personal view on what it's like to be an animal. There are eight larger than life mechanical creatures at the zoo, and each comes with a fun, hands-on way to help kids get to know them better. You'll get the chance to camouflage yourself 2017-06-26T10:30:00+01002017-10-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Horniman Museum, 100  London Road      SE23 3PQ
Category: event
Ongoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Multimedia
PRICING  £7 (Adults), £4 (Children), £17 (Family) | Half Term events Free
DATES  11th February to 29th October 2017
VENUE  Horniman Museum 
The Robot Zoo, which had a successful UK debut here in 2009, returns to the Horniman to give us an up close and personal view on what it's like to be an animal. There are eight larger than life mechanical creatures at the zoo, and each comes with a fun, hands-on way to help kids get to know them better. You'll get the chance to camouflage yourself ... More about this event
 
Tamasha: Indian Summer Garden PartyTamasha: Indian Summer Garden PartyAttractions & Museums, Tourist Attraction.2017-07-09T12:01:00+01002017-07-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Horniman Museum, 100  London Road      SE23 3PQ
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Tamasha: Indian Summer Garden Party
PunjabtronixPunjabtronixMercury nominated electronic music producer DJ Swami joins forces with Punjabi folk musicians to create an innovative musical and visual experience, combining cutting edge electronic beats with the raw energetic DNA of Punjab.2017-07-13T18:30:00+01002017-07-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Horniman Museum, 100  London Road      SE23 3PQ
Category: event
On Soon
Punjabtronix
Horniman MelaHorniman MelaAttractions & Museums, Tourist Attraction.2017-09-13T18:30:00+01002017-09-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Horniman Museum, 100  London Road      SE23 3PQ
Category: event
Free Event 
Horniman Mela
 

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