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DateVisit
18 October 2018Horniman Museum
18 September 2018Bletchley Park
26 April 2018Normandy Visit - 26 - 30 was April 2018 Chateaux, Parks, Gardens
11 April 2018Water Rats Theatre Museum London
05 October 2017Strawberry Hill. Twickenham.
06 September 2017Waddesdon Manor - Oxfordshire
18 July 2017Government Art Collection (6 pm - 7pm)
30 June 2017Broughton Castle near Banbury- Oxfordshire.
17 May 2017Walmer Castle and Gardens - Kent
28 April 2017Chenies Manor House and Gardens. Buckinghamshire
17 March 2017Watts Gallery, Chapel, Studios and Contemporary Gallery, Compton, Guildford
05 October 2016Royal Holloway Art Gallery and Dorney Court
14 September 2016Henry Moore Foundation (Hertfordshire)
14 June 2016Ingatestone Hall and Layer Marney Towers
16 May 2016Newlyn Painters at Bowerman Charitable Trust in Pulborough and Petworth House
03 May 2016Tour - 'Dutch Art Treasures' based in The Hague
29 April 2016Clothworker's Centre in London
23 March 2016The Croydon Art Collection at the Museum of Croydon
25 November 2015Visit - Glyndebourne and Lewes
22 September 2015Visit - Chiddingly and Tunbridge Wells
18 June 2015Visit - South Coast: Coastal Culture Trail
05 May 2015Tour - The History and Heritage of Yorkshire
29 April 2015Visit - British Library

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Horniman Museum
Thursday 18 October 2018

The Horniman Museum in Forest Hill is an eclectic collection which dates from 1901.  We shall have an introductory talk about the museum, followed by a more specialised talk once we are in the newly refurbished World Gallery and look at the Benin Bronzes.  Then we shall be free to explore the other exhibitions and displays which include ‘Colour-the Rainbow revealed’ (extra charge £7 per person), a photographic display of life in North West Siberia (free), an amazing Bengal Tiger (free) as well as the Music Gallery (free).  Additionally we may visit the Aquarium (£4 extra charge) and the Butterfly House (£5.40 extra charge) as well as the magnificent gardens.

There is an on-site cafe where you can get refreshments including lunch and a museum shop.

Cost: £18 per person.

We shall leave Onslow Gardens by coach at 9.45 am, arrive in time for coffee at 11.00 am and depart from Horniman by 3.00 pm latest to arrive back at Onslow Gardens by 4.30 pm.