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Permanent exhibition

This exhibition presents a range of ideas about science and medicine since Henry Wellcome's death in 1936.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition reunites a cross-section of extraordinary objects from Henry Wellcome's collection.


20 November 2014 - 20 September 2015

Undress your mind and join us to investigate human sexuality at 'The Institute'. Timed tickets may be in operation at busy times.


26 February 2015 - 21 June 2015

Forensics: the anatomy of crime’ explores the history, science and art of forensic medicine.


2 April 2015 - 26 April 2015

From mugshots to microscopes and surveillance to stains, this installation investigates the traces we all leave behind – the evidence o