Exhibition: Colour: The Rainbow Revealed

This exhibition CLOSED on Sun, 28th Oct 2018

This exhibition has finished.

Coronavirus: Events may be cancelled and venues closed at short notice, you are advised to check on their websites before making a trip.

Cost: £7

Colour: The Rainbow Revealed is an award-winning exhibition exploring the endless ways in which colour shapes our world.

Be dazzled by how colours are made and perceived, discover how animals use colour to attract and hide, and look into how different colours mean many different things for people across the planet.

The exhibition is also full of family-friendly displays and interactive games including an Art Machine for you to create your own vibrant masterpiece, a Mood Room with multi-coloured lights, and a Colour Café to learn why only certain colours tempt our taste buds.

Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.


Horniman Museum,

100 London Road, London,
SE23 3PQ

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