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Horniman Museum & Gardens

Horniman Museum & Gardens-14

Visiting everything apart from aquarium, my favourite parts are the Natural History section and Collected & Possessed exhibition. I love the taxidermy animals, which were beautiful and creepy in equal measure. The exhibition is about the artist, Mark Fairnington and his paintings “depicting natural history specimens exactly as they are stored behind the scenes in the Horniman’s and other collections.” His paintings were big, beautiful and realistic – right up my street!

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Kew Gardens

Kew Gardens

I was dropping off the car (read the full story here) in Kew Bridge and since I was far away from home, I thought I may as well make the most of the day and visit Kew Gardens that was nearby! Luckily I brought my Nikon F4 and the weather was perfect – it wasn’t too hot or too cold. But after the busy weekend in New Forest, I was exhausted and didn’t cover everything so I am definitely coming back again one day, bringing Aneurin with me!

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