STT Tour of Smoke and Mirrors

  • Gallery tour
  • Speech-to-text
Photograph of a Visitor Experience Assistant conducting a speech to text tour of an exhibition at Wellcome Collection. She is talking into a phone whilst the visitors read a transcription of what she is saying from a tablet screen.

What you’ll do

Discover stories from the new exhibition ‘Smoke and Mirrors’ as we question why we are willing to be deceived through the spectacle of illusion. Your accessible tour will be led by a guide using speech-to-text technology.

About your guide

Photograph of Ezra Miles

Ezra Miles

Ezra is a Visitor Experience Assistant and guide at Wellcome Collection. His interests include film, history and poetry.



Need to know


We’ll be in Gallery 1. When you enter Wellcome Collection, it’s on the left on level 0.

Limited spaces available

You can claim your place 15 minutes before the start. Spaces are first come, first served and may run out if we are busy. If you have any access requests or requirements, email us at or call 020 7611 2222.


This event will have live speech-to-text transcription for visitors who are deaf, deafened and hard of hearing. If you would like to come along, email us at or call 020 7611 2222.