Timings : 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Time Required : 1 - 2 hrs
Horniman Circle Gardens is a well-known attraction for rejuvenation activities. Locals living nearby often head to the gardens for their morning and evening jogs/ walks. The place has well-maintained jogging tracks, pavements, lawns with a decent number of trees. The attraction also houses a kid’s play area where visitors can let their children have fun. Along with the landscape, visitors can also witness the posh area that the garden is located in. There are old and new buildings like the Asiatic Library, Elphinstone Building, the Garden Cathedral etc. in and around the Gardens. Their magnificent architecture belongs to varied decades and makes this part of the city a suitable place for architecture buffs and photographers.
Horniman Circle Gardens also hosts a number of events each year. The Kala Ghoda Music Festival, Ruhaniyat, the Sufi and Mystic Music Festival are some of them. If visitors want to attend one of these annual events, they would need to obtain their entry tickets well in advance. But, if one is lucky and around Horniman Circle Gardens during this time, they could be able to witness the cultural and entertainment programs. This part of Mumbai City where the gardens are located is also quite famous for shopping. Some of the most famous boutique stores, malls, studios and art galleries are located around the attraction. Visitors can explore and shop at the market places as per their convenience.