Pharmacy cross signs


7 September 2017 - 14 January 2018

The widespread and often subliminal nature of graphic design in shaping our environment, our health and our sense of self.


22 June 2017 - 8 October 2017

Help us create a different kind of museum of nature – one that celebrates our everyday relationship with the world around us.

What do you think best represents modern nature? Share your photos and stories with us online!

Event series

13 October 2017 - 15 October 2017

Join BBC Radio 3 and Wellcome Collection to explore music and memory with a special weekend of live broadcasts, concerts and events.

Body Squabbles

Why bother having sex as an amateur? Follow Rob Bidder's weekly webcomic, published every Friday.



Thursday 5 October


Explore the extremes of memory in this recording for broadcast on BBC Radio 3

We’re looking for enthusiastic young people with bright ideas and an ambition to shape our youth activities.


25 vintage postcards showcasing the style and wit of 20th-century public health campaigns and their iconic graphic design.


Our shop is now available online. Browse a selection of our quirky gifts and books, delivered to your door.