8 March 2018 - 27 August 2018

Four collaborations between artists and scientists, integrating research from physiology, neuroscience, immunology and genetics.


Opens 17 May 2018

Our upcoming exhibition will trace the evolution of our relationship with our teeth and with the profession that has shaped the way we live with – or without – them.

Discover one of the world's greatest collections for the history of medicine.

Saturday Studio

Join this interactive workshop for 14-19 year olds on Saturday 21 April and create wearable electronic devices that will challenge the limits of your body.

The 2018 Wellcome Book Prize shortlist celebrates the many ways in which literature can illuminate our relationship with health, medicine and illness.


A great family activity! Our booklets will take 5- to 10-year-olds on a journey around our permanent galleries and Reading Room.

Body Squabbles

Drugs can be good. Drugs can be bad. Read Rob's weekly webcomic, published every Friday.

Hungry for more? Join us for delicious lunches, drinks and afternoon tea on level 2.