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Out & About
We work at so many amazing venues who play host to a multitude of exciting events.

Here we offer a monthly low down on what's happening where for all you thrill seekers and culture vultures.

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Horniman Conservatory

Coral: Fabric of the Reef

9th December 2017 - 9th September 2018

Natural History Gallery

Artist Karen Dodd uses wollen fabric to draw attention to coral and coral reefs, inspired by the Horniman collections. 

Horniman Farmers’ Market
Every Saturday, 9.30am - 1.30pm

A locally sourced, locally sold farmers' market selling vegetables, meat, fish, bread, flowers, hot food and much more in our glorious Gardens.
Free entry

There is always so much happening at the Horniman Museum & Gardens, please see http://www.horniman.ac.uk/visit for more details.

   

Dulwich Picture Gallery

David Milne - Modern Painting

14th February 2018 - 7th May 2018

Dulwich Picture Gallery presents a major exhibition of one of Canada’s greatest modern painters, David Milne (1882-1953). It will showcase, for the first time in the UK, a wide selection of his oil paintings alongside watercolours, drawings and photographs, to reveal an artist of true originality and vision.

Art Lovers - Gallery Late

16th February 2018

Join us for a Valentine’s event with a difference as we take a closer look at romance and love at the Gallery.


Education Tours

Enjoy a free tour of the permanent collection on Saturdays and Sundays at 3pm (Gallery admission charges apply). Alternatively book a private tour for your group with one of our gallery guides, by calling 020 8299 8732 or by emailing groups@dulwichpicturegallery.org.uk

Family Sundays (First and last Sunday of every Month)

On the first and last Sunday of every month families with a gallery ticket can enjoy a range of drop-in activities.

For information about other events at the Dulwich Picture Gallery this month please click here.

   
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National Maritime Museum


Royal Museums Greenwich is spread across four sites, all bursting with exhibitions, galleries, lates, lectures, film screenings, tours, workshops and more.

Click here to find out more about what's happening this month.

   
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October Gallery

Transvangarde

1st February 2018 - 3rd March 2018

October Gallery presents Transvangarde, an exhibition of contemporary art by outstanding artists including: Tian Wei, Golnaz Fathi, Laila Shawa, Alexis Peskine, Eddy Kamuanga Ilunga, El Anatsui, Romuald Hazoumè, Govinda Sah ‘Azad’, Genesis P-Orridge, Sylvie Franquet, Sokari Douglas Camp CBE, James Barnor, Daniele Tamagni, Brion Gysin and Kenji Yoshida.

More information can be found on the October Gallery Website here.

 

 

Garden Museum

John Brookes: The Man Who Made The Modern Garden

30th November 2017 - 25th March 2018

The Garden Museum exhibition of John Brookes' life and works will showcase Brookes as the landscape designer who introduced Modernism to British garden design, revolutionizing the way people use their gardens and outdoor spaces.  The author of over 25 books, John Brookes MBE has inspired generations of garden and landscape designers in Britain and around the world.  He has designed gardens, both public and private in North America, South America, Japan, South Africa, and Europe in addition to gardens here in the United Kingdom.  He has taught and lectured on 6 out of the 7 continents.

Visitors will see how his unique approach is embodied in a broad variety of the gardens he has created over the past 55 years including his 'Grid' designs and his current work.

Curated by the Garden Museum, this exhibition will explore te design philosophy of one of the most influential landscape designers of our time.

The Garden Musem has now reopened after major refurbishment and is accepting bookings for private events.

You can read more abou the Garden Museum here.